Nancy Trimble

Femaleabout 1824–before 1870

Brief Life History of Nancy

When Nancy Trimble was born about 1824, in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States, her father, James Trimble, was 28 and her mother, Ruth Todd, was 26. She married Theodore Adams on 17 July 1845, in Pike, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Louisiana, Pike, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died before 1870, and was buried in Riverview Cemetery, Buffalo Township, Pike, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Theodore Adams
Nancy Trimble
about 1824–1870
Marriage: 17 July 1845
Ruth Ann Adams
Milton Adams
Jake Adams
James Adams
William Wade Adams

Sources (6)

  • Nancy Adams in household of Theodore Adams, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nancy Trimble, "Missouri Marriages, 1750-1920"
  • Miss Nancy Trimble in entry for Mr Theodore Adams, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 July 1845Pike, Missouri, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (6)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 1

    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.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 6

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.


    Age 22

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (northwestern) and Irish (Tyrone, Down and Fermanagh): variant of Trumble , recorded in northern Ireland since the 17th century.

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

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