John Nay

17 April 1804–1 October 1892 (Age 88)
Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Nay was born on 17 April 1804, in Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, his father, John Nay, was 39 and his mother, Betsey Puffer, was 35. He married Thirza Angelina Hale on 28 May 1833, in Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 1 October 1892, in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Monroe City Cemetery, Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Nay
Thirza Angelina Hale
Marriage: 28 May 1833
Alonzo Putnam Nay
William Edwin Nay
Matilda Ellen Nay
Laura Ann Nay
John Hyrum Nay
Joseph Brigham Nay
Ormun Putnam Nay
Ormus Bates Nay
Angelina Relief Nay

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 May 1833Peterborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    Age 21
    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    Age 23
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: shortened form of McNay .English: variant of Nye .North German: variant of Nee .

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

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    John Nay, Jr and Thankful Lucy Pine

    One of my favorites is about my 3rd Great-Grandmother/Grandfather. Their names are Thankful Lucy Pine and John Nay, Jr. Here is their story (summary): John Nay, Jr and his first wife, Thirza Angeli …

    Sources (37)

    • John Nay, "United States Census, 1840"
    • John Nay in entry for Myron Nay and Emma Hainsworth, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • John Nay in entry for Elmer Carr Nay, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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