Stephen Nicholas Ison

10 April 1825–10 August 1919 (Age 94)
Buena Vista, Garrard, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Stephen Nicholas

When Stephen Nicholas Ison was born on 10 April 1825, in Buena Vista, Garrard, Kentucky, United States, his father, Nelson H Ison, was 31 and his mother, Laurenah Peter, was 31. He married Sally Ann Searcy on 9 March 1852, in Madison, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Garrard, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died on 10 August 1919, in Bryantsville, Garrard, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Buena Vista, Garrard, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Nicholas Ison
1825–1919
Sally Ann Searcy
1829–1897
Marriage: 9 March 1852
Mary Emma Ison
1853–1897
Nancy or Nannie O. Ison
1854–1877
Lou Ison
1855–1863
Naonie Ison
1855–
Ella Ison
1856–1862
Orpha V. Ison
1858–1938
child Ison
1859–
child Ison
1859–
Charles B. Ison
1860–1898
Charles Henry Isom
1862–1949
Joseph Nelson Ison
1863–1907
James William Ison
1865–1885
Isaac ... Ison
1865–
Overton Obediah Ison
1867–1928
Rufus Putnam Ison
1871–1938
Elisa M Ison
1873–1941
Vernon Ison
1904–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 March 1852
Madison, Kentucky, United States
children

(17)

    Mary Emma Ison

    Female1853–1897Female

    Nancy or Nannie O. Ison

    Female1854–1877Female

    Lou Ison

    Female1855–1863Female

    Naonie Ison

    Female1855–Female

    Ella Ison

    Female1856–1862Female

+12 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 5

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 25

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic or metronymic from the Middle English personal name Ida , which was used for both sexes.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Stephen N Json, "United States Census, 1870"
  • S N Ison, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Stephen Ison, "United States Census, 1880"

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