Nancy Agnes Flippen

5 December 1816–17 July 1908 (Age 91)
Cumberland, Virginia, United States

The Life of Nancy Agnes

When Nancy Agnes Flippen was born on 5 December 1816, in Cumberland, Virginia, United States, her father, Robert Alexander Flippen, was 51 and her mother, Frances Walton, was 34. She married John Marshall Crowder on 16 December 1840, in Cumberland, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Cumberland, Cumberland, Virginia, United States in 1850 and Virginia, United States in 1870. She died on 17 July 1908, in Cumberland, Virginia, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

William Baker Burton Walker
Nancy Agnes Flippen
Marriage: 19 April 1848
John Blanton Walker
Mollie T Walker
James Robert Walker
James J Walker
Frances Rebecca Walker
Mary A. Walker
Nancy Oliver Walker
Baker Burton Walker

Spouse and Children

19 April 1848
Cumberland, Cumberland, Virginia, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    Robert Alexander Flippen





    Robert W. Flippen


    Amanda Flippen


    James W Flippen


    Mary B "Polly" Flippen


    Maria C Flippen


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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1824 · "Mary Randolph Publishes ""The Virginia Housewife"""

Age 8

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 28

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.

Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a variant of the personal name Philip .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Nanie A Walker in household of William D Walker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nancy Walker in household of William Walker, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy Walker in household of William B B Walker, "United States Census, 1850"

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