Nelson Penn Headen

29 February 1844–25 March 1908 (Age 64)

The Life Summary of Nelson Penn

When Nelson Penn Headen was born on 29 February 1844, his father, John P Headen, was 40 and his mother, Mary Ann Gardner, was 21. He married Norah Lockard on 17 June 1879, in Lander, Nevada, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Canyon, Lander, Nevada, United States in 1880 and Battle Mt., Lander, Nevada, United States in 1910. He died on 25 March 1908, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Nelson Penn Headen
1844–1908
Norah Lockard
1862–
Marriage: 17 June 1879
Mary L Hayden
1880–
Nora Haydon
1880–
Ellen E Hayden
1881–1953
Nelson P Hayden Jr.
1883–
Charles J Hayden
1885–
Fred Milo Hayden
1890–1971
Pearl Amelia Hayden
1895–1974
William Oliver Hayden
1898–1992
Olive May "Ollie" Hayden
1901–1974
Hazel Juanita Hayden
1901–1988

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 June 1879Lander, Nevada, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (2)

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1846
    Age 2
    Iowa is the 29th state.
    1863
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English: variant of Hedden .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hedden

    Sources (10)

    • Nelson Haydon, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Nelson P. Haden, "United States Western States Marriage Index"
    • Hayden in entry for Hazel Juanita Dekas, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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