Christian G. Nestel

Male25 July 1790–8 August 1859

Brief Life History of Christian G.

Christian G. Nestel was born on 25 July 1790, in New York, United States as the son of Georg Nestel and Margareta. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Molly Pembleton Brown. He lived in Essex Township, Clinton, Michigan, United States in 1850. He died on 8 August 1859, in Michigan, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Saint Johns, Clinton, Michigan, United States.

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Christian G. Nestel
Molly Pembleton Brown
Maria Nestel
Eliza Amelia Nestell
George R Nestel
Hiram C. Nestell

Sources (10)

  • Christian G Nestle, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Christian Nestel, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Christian G. Nestell, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 7

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.


Age 22

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Wolfram. Jewish Aron, Hyman.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a ribbon and cord maker, from Middle High German nestel ‘(shoe)lace, drawstring, cord’.

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

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