Nancy Ann Manning

8 October 1805–26 April 1880 (Age 74)
St. Marys City, St. Mary's, Maryland, United States

The Life of Nancy Ann

When Nancy Ann Manning was born on 8 October 1805, in St. Marys City, St. Mary's, Maryland, United States, her father, James Henry Manning, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Riley, was 24. She married James Brown on 4 November 1823, in Perryville, Perry, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Lavaca, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 26 April 1880, in Yoakum, Lavaca, Texas, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Saint Marys Catholic Cemetery, Hallettsville, Lavaca, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Brown
1802–1853
Nancy Ann Manning
1805–1880
Marriage: 4 November 1823
Melinda Brown
1824–1824
Mariah Brown
1826–1874
Malinda Brown
1828–1903
Wilfred Brown
1830–1900
Mary Brown
1832–1833
Benedict Brown
1834–1907
Stephen Frank Brown
1836–1911
Mary Ann Brown
1839–1858
James M. Brown
1842–1863
Ann Elizabeth Brown
1844–1933
Bernard Brown
1847–1909

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 November 1823
Perryville, Perry, Missouri, United States
children

(11)

    Melinda Brown

    Female1824–1824Female

    Mariah Brown

    Female1826–1874Female

    Malinda Brown

    Female1828–1903Female

    Wilfred Brown

    Male1830–1900Male

    Mary Brown

    Female1832–1833Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Henry Manning

    Male1772–1839Male

    Elizabeth Riley

    Female1781–1865Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 7

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 20

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Mann 1 and 2.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic ÓMainnín ‘descendant of Mainnín’, probably an assimilated form of Mainchín, a diminutive of manach ‘monk’. This is the name of a chieftain family in Connacht. It is sometimes pronounced Ó Maingín and Anglicized as Mangan .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nancy Brown in household of J Brown, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nancy Brown, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nancy Manning in entry for Annie E Dufner, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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