Mary Ann Doggett

25 April 1832–16 June 1865 (Age 33)
Choctaw, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Doggett was born on 25 April 1832, in Choctaw, Alabama, United States, her father, James William Doggett, was 43 and her mother, Nancy Adams, was 34. She married George Washington Nordan in 1858, in Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 16 June 1865, in Choctaw, Alabama, United States, at the age of 33.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Nordan
Mary Ann Doggett
Marriage: 1858
Columbia Joanna Nordan
Ella Cordelia Nordan

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1858Alabama, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 14
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire
    Age 17
    The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.

    Name Meaning

    English:1. nickname, probably with abusive connotations, from a diminutive of Middle English dogge ‘dog’ (Old English docga). 2. nickname from Middle English dogge ‘dog’ + heved ‘head’ (Old English hēafod).

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

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    Sources (4)

    • May A Newton in household of George W Newton, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary A Daggit in household of Wm Daggit, "United States Census, 1850"
    • 1860 United States Federal Census

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