Nancy Frisby

1781–
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Nancy

Nancy Frisby was born in 1781, in North Carolina, United States. She married Samuel Herlong Frisby about 1801, in Buncombe, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Herlong Frisby
1781–1848
Nancy Frisby
1781–
Marriage: about 1801
John Frisby
1802–1848
Thomas Frisby
1806–
Sarah Jane or Lucy Frisby
1807–
Elizabeth Frisby
1812–1897
William Jesse Frisby Sr
1817–1905
Nancy Frisby
1819–
Susan Frisby
1822–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1801
Buncombe, North Carolina, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 0

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 8

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1812

Age 31

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Frisby on the Wreake or Frisby by Gaulby, or another lost Frisby in Leicestershire, all named with Old Norse Frísir ‘Frisians’ ( see Fries 1) + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.

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

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  • Estate of Samuel Frisby, Mississippi Probate Records, 1781-1930; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-89QC-DVQ7?cc=2036959&wc=M7M1-DN5%3A344538201%2C346005501

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