Julia Ann Ary

1857–1944 (Age 86)
Henry, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Julia Ann

When Julia Ann Ary was born on 13 September 1857, in Henry, Tennessee, United States, her father, Thomas Holland Ary, was 23 and her mother, Rebecca Jane Thompson, was 25. She married William Buckhenon Nixon on 16 December 1877, in Sebastian, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She lived in Bass Little Township, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States in 1920 and Prairie Township, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1944, in Sebastian, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Clarks Chapel, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States.

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Julia Ann Ary
William Buckhenon Nixon
Marriage: 16 December 1877
Lillie Odar Nixon
Sarah Jane Nixon
Elzie Bell Nixon
Hester Ann Nixon
Sophronia Marie Nixon
Willie D. Nixon

Spouse & Children

  • Female1857–1944Female

  • William Buckhenon Nixon


16 December 1877
Sebastian, Arkansas, United States


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Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas Holland Ary


  • Rebecca Jane Thompson




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World Events (8)


Age 4

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 5

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 24

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of French Hary .2 English: variant spelling of Airey .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Julie A Ary in household of John Ary, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Julia A Nixon in household of Will B Nixon, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Julia Ary in household of J H Ary, "United States Census, 1870"

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