Nancy J Page

Tennessee, United States

The Life of Nancy J

When Nancy J Page was born about 1830, in Tennessee, United States, her father, William Page, was 53 and her mother, Nancy Emaline Foster, was 49. She married Samuel Perkins about 1853, in Blount, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She lived in Blount, Tennessee, United States in 1860 and Monroe, Tennessee, United States in 1880. She died before 1930, in United States, at the age of 99.

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Nancy J Page
Samuel Perkins
Marriage: about 1853
Locky V. Perkins
Arminta G Perkins
Francis Lena Perkins
Arminta C Perkins
Aloira T. Perkins
Joseph L. Perkins
Mary O. Perkins

Spouse & Children

about 1853
Blount, Tennessee, United States


  • Female1854–Female

  • Female1857–1938Female

  • Arminta G Perkins


  • Arminta C Perkins


  • Aloira T. Perkins


+2 More Children

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+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

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.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 5

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 32

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and French: status name for a young servant, Middle English and Old French page (from Italian paggio, ultimately from Greek paidion, diminutive of pais ‘boy’, ‘child’). The surname is also common in Ireland (especially Ulster and eastern Galway), having been established there since the 16th century.2 North German: metonymic occupational name for a horse dealer, from Middle Low German page ‘horse’.3 (Pagé): North American form of French Paget .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Jane Perkins in household of Samuel Perkins, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nancy Page in household of William Page, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nancy J Perkins in household of Samuel Perkins, "United States Census, 1880"

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