Nancy Arminda Angeline Chewning

1 March 1832–21 January 1883 (Age 50)
Americus, Sumter, Georgia, United States

The Life of Nancy Arminda Angeline

When Nancy Arminda Angeline Chewning was born on 1 March 1832, in Americus, Sumter, Georgia, United States, her father, Ambrose Chewning, was 35 and her mother, Lucy Ann Gaddy, was 25. She married John Thomas Payton on 31 December 1848, in DeKalb, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in District 646, Coweta, Georgia, United States in 1870 and District 1143, Haralson, Georgia, United States in 1880. She died on 21 January 1883, in Buchanan, Haralson, Georgia, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in DeKalb, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Payton
1822–1883
Nancy Arminda Angeline Chewning
1832–1883
Marriage: 31 December 1848
George Thomas Payton
1850–1936
William Riley Peyton
1852–1935
Christopher Columbus Payton
1855–1935
John Shelton Peyton
1859–1904
Louisiana Peyton
1861–1937
Willis Jordan Peyton
1865–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1848
DeKalb, Georgia, United States
children

(6)

    George Thomas Payton

    Male1850–1936Male

    William Riley Peyton

    Male1852–1935Male

    Christopher Columbus Payton

    Male1855–1935Male

    John Shelton Peyton

    Male1859–1904Male

    Louisiana Peyton

    Female1861–1937Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Ambrose Chewning

    Male1797–1888Male

    Lucy Ann Gaddy

    Female1807–1871Female

siblings

(12)

    David Chewning

    Male1823–1867Male

    George Washington Chewning

    Male1825–1868Male

    Levi Chewning

    Male1827–1911Male

    Thomas Edison Chewning

    Male1830–1904Male

    Female1832–1883Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1835 · Treaty of New Echota

Age 3

A minority group of Cherokees including John Ridge, Major Ridge, Elias Boudinot, and Stand Waite, signed the Treaty of New Echota which ceded all Cherokee territory east of the Mississippi in exchange for five million dollars. The majority of Cherokees did not agree and 16,000 Cherokee signatures were gathered to protest the treaty. Boudinot and both Ridges were killed several years later by angry Cherokees for signing the treaty.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 14

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

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schoening .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arminda Payton in household of John Payton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy A Chewning in household of Ambros Chewning, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Arminda Payton in household of John Payton, "United States Census, 1880"

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