Nathan Childs Jr.

17 January 1751–4 September 1828 (Age 77)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Nathan

When Nathan Childs Jr. was born on 17 January 1751, in Virginia, United States, his father, Nathan Childs Sr., was 17 and his mother, Elizabeth unknown, was 21. He married Elizabeth "Betsy" Terry on 12 September 1778, in Granville, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 4 September 1828, in Round Oak, Jones, Georgia, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Jones, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathan Childs Jr.
Elizabeth "Betsy" Terry
Marriage: 12 September 1778
James Williams Childs
Elizabeth Childs
James Childs
Jane Childs
John Childs
Lucy Childs
Mary Childs
Alsey Childs
William Childs
Mary Jane Childs
Henry Childs

Spouse and Children


    Elizabeth "Betsy" Terry


12 September 1778
Granville, North Carolina, United States


    James Williams Childs


    Alsey Childs


    William Childs


    Mary Jane Childs


    Henry Childs


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 7

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.

Age 25

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 29

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Child 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nathan Child, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Nathan Child, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Nathan Child, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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