Eliza Childress

Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Eliza

Eliza Childress was born in 1823, in Virginia, United States. She married William B. Nuckolls on 6 December 1845, in Goochland, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Hanover, Hanover, Virginia, United States in 1850.

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William B. Nuckolls
Eliza Childress
Marriage: 6 December 1845
Patrick L. Nuckolls

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 December 1845Goochland, Virginia, United States
  • Children


    World Events (8)

    1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""
    Age 1
    “The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 2
    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.
    1861 · The Battle of Manassas
    Age 38
    The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

    Name Meaning

    English: metathesized form of Childers . This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Eliza A Nucholes in household of Wm B Nucholes, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Eliza J Childress in entry for William B Nuckols, "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989"
    • Eliza J Childress in entry for William B Nuckols, "Virginia, Vital Records, 1715-1901"

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