Nancy Mary Mitchell

26 February 1793–7 October 1845 (Age 52)
Maysville, Mason, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Nancy Mary

When Nancy Mary Mitchell was born on 26 February 1793, in Maysville, Mason, Kentucky, United States, her father, John Mitchell, was 23 and her mother, Nancy Boone, was 17. She married Newton Doggett on 13 December 1809, in Mason, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 7 October 1845, in Hillsboro, Highland, Ohio, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Hillsboro, Highland, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Newton Doggett
Nancy Mary Mitchell
Marriage: 13 December 1809
Washington Doggett
Nancy Doggett
Elmore Doggett
John Mitchell Doggett
Wesley Doggett
Elizabeth Ann Doggett
Mary Doggett
Newton Doggett

Spouse and Children

13 December 1809
Mason, Kentucky, United States


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    James Mitchell


    Jane Mitchell


    Jacob Mitchell


    Andrew Mitchell


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1796 · Wilderness Road Opens to Wagons

Age 3

In 1796, the Wilderness Road opened up for wagon use. The route was used by colonial and early settlers to reach Kentucky from the East. It started in Virginia, and went southward to Tennessee and then went north to Kentucky. The main danger of this route was Native American attacks.

Age 15

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Irish:1. from the Middle English, Old French personal name Michel, vernacular form of Michael . 2. nickname for a big man, from Middle English michel, mechel, muchel ‘big’. 3. Irish (County Connacht): surname adopted as equivalent of Mulvihill .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Mitchell, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Nancy Mary Mitchell Doggett, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mary Mitchell, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"

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