Raymond Nix

Male27 July 1899–June 1987

Brief Life History of Raymond

When Raymond Nix was born on 27 July 1899, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Jesse Nix, was 30 and his mother, Cora Childers, was 29. He had at least 1 son with Mary Gladys Chapman. He lived in Elsmere, Kenton, Kentucky, United States for about 5 years and Magisterial District 2, Grant, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died in June 1987, in Glencoe, Gallatin, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Dry Ridge, Grant, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raymond Nix
1899–1987
Mary Gladys Chapman
1903–1995
Wilmer Ray Nix
1925–2005

Sources (9)

  • Ramon Nix in household of Jessie Nix, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Raymond Nix, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Raymond Nix, "Find A Grave Index"

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Children (1)

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Siblings (2)

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1900 · Governor Shot

Age 1

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of Nicholas (German Nikolaus).

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Nioclais ‘son of Nicholas’, which was taken by some Limerick families named Woulfe .

German: nickname from Middle High German nickes(e), nixe ‘water sprite’.

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

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