Elizabeth Nickell

11 October 1821–16 October 1853 (Age 32)
Monroe, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Nickell was born on 11 October 1821, in Monroe, Virginia, United States, her father, John Nickell, was 33 and her mother, Anna Ellen Curry, was 26. She married Daniel Jackson Early in 1842, in Monroe, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 16 October 1853, in her hometown, at the age of 32.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Jackson Early
Elizabeth Nickell
Marriage: 1842
Rebecca Jane Earley
Benjamin Franklin Early
Annie Cornelia Early
William Samuel Early Sr

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1842Monroe, Virginia, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1824 · "Mary Randolph Publishes ""The Virginia Housewife"""
    Age 3
    “The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 4
    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.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 9
    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.

    Name Meaning

    Variant of Nickel .

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Elizabeth in entry for William P. Young, "West Virginia Marriages, 1854-1932"
    • Unknown in entry for Rebecca Young, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"

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