Narcissa M Files

4 April 1814–20 September 1847 (Age 33)
Pendleton, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Narcissa M

When Narcissa M Files was born on 4 April 1814, in Pendleton, South Carolina, United States, her father, Adam Jordan Files, was 52 and her mother, Mary Baskin, was 44. She married Littleton Cole on 22 January 1835, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She died on 20 September 1847, in Alabama, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Berry, Fayette, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Littleton Cole
1810–1871
Narcissa M Files
1814–1847
Marriage: 22 January 1835
Theodore Cole
1834–
Lafayette Newton Cole
1838–1906
William Cole
1840–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 January 1835
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 8

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 11

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.

Name Meaning

1 Hungarian: variant of Füles, pet form of the personal name Fülöp ( see Philip ).2 Hungarian: nickname for someone with prominent ears, from fül ‘ear’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Narcissa Cole, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Narcessa M. Liles, "Alabama Marriages, 1816-1957"
  • Narcissa M Files in the Alabama, Marriage Index, 1800-1969

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