Napolean Bonapart McCulley

27 December 1867–24 August 1956 (Age 88)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Napolean Bonapart

When Napolean Bonapart McCulley was born on 27 December 1867, in Tennessee, United States, his father, William Hamilton McCulley, was 25 and his mother, Nellie Jane Denton, was 25. He married Martha Ellen Shadden on 9 July 1888. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in District 4, Grainger, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Civil District 1, Rhea, Tennessee, United States in 1920. He died on 24 August 1956, at the age of 88, and was buried in Spring City, Rhea, Tennessee, United States.

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Napolean Bonapart McCulley
Martha Ellen Shadden
Marriage: 9 July 1888
Virginia McCulley
Maude Louise McCulley
Flora McCulley
John H. McCulley
Lucy McCulley
Fred Creed McCulley
Charlie McCulley
Pearl McCulley
James M. McCulley
Gracie Mc Culley

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9 July 1888
Wolf Creek, TN USA


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 11

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 29

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of McCulloch .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Napoleon B McCully in household of William McCully, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Napoleon Mc Culley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Napoleon Mcculley, "United States Census, 1910"

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