Nathan Paull

29 March 1800–22 June 1878 (Age 78)
Berkeley, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Nathan

When Nathan Paull was born on 29 March 1800, in Berkeley, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, James Paull, was 40 and his mother, Jemima Mirick, was 38. He married Melita Fish on 2 February 1826, in Shutesbury, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Massachusetts, United States in 1870. He died on 22 June 1878, in Shutesbury, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Shutesbury, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States.

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Nathan Paull
Melita Fish
Marriage: 2 February 1826
Emeline Amanda Paull
Lucy Ann Fish Paul
Harriet Luzetta Paul
Fidelia Crocker Paull
James Phillips Paull
Nelson Wilder Paull
Osmyn B. Paull

Spouse and Children

2 February 1826
Shutesbury, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States


    Emeline Amanda Paull


    Lucy Ann Fish Paul


    Harriet Luzetta Paul


    Fidelia Crocker Paull


    James Phillips Paull


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (7)


Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 3

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 21

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

Name Meaning

English and German: variant spelling of Paul .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nathan Paul, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nathan Paull, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"
  • Nathan Paull, "United States Census, 1850"

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