Nancy Bobbitt

1803–1849 (Age 46)
Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Nancy

When Nancy Bobbitt was born in 1803, in Virginia, United States, her father, James Levi Bobbitt, was 31 and her mother, Rosanna Bobbitt, was 30. She married Henry Webb on 23 October 1823. She died in 1849, in her hometown, at the age of 46.

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Family Time Line

Henry Webb
1802–1850
Nancy Bobbitt
1803–1849
Marriage: 23 October 1823

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 October 1823
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1803
    Age 0
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1812 · Monumental Church Built
    Age 9
    The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 16
    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. 

    Name Meaning

    English (Suffolk and Somerset): perhaps from an unrecorded Middle English personal name Bobbet, which could be a diminutive of Bobbe (see Bubb ) or a rhyming form of the Middle English personal name Robet, a diminutive of Robert . However, Bob is not attested as a pet form of Robert before the 17th century.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bobbett
    Bubb
    Babbitt

    Sources (7)

    • Nancey Bobbett in entry for Henry Webb, "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989"
    • Nancy Webb in the Global, Find A Grave Index for Burials at Sea and other Select Burial Locations, 1300s-Current

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