Nathaniel L. Page

1817–1865 (Age 47)
Humphreys, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Nathaniel L.

When Nathaniel L. Page was born on 31 May 1817, in Humphreys, Tennessee, United States, his father, William Page, was 40 and his mother, Nancy Emaline Foster, was 36. He married Mary Ann Bissell on 4 April 1841, in Humphreys, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 6 February 1865, in Hurricane Mills, Humphreys, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 47, and was buried in Page Cemetery, Cheatham, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel L. Page
Mary Ann Bissell
Marriage: 4 April 1841
William Henry Page
Hannah Louise Page
Jesse Thomas Page
Alfred Nathaniel Page
Mary Nancy Page
Andrew Jackson Page
George Washington Page
James Knox Polk Page
John Boyd Page
Dock Page
Jefferson Davis Page
Steven Lee Page

Spouse & Children

4 April 1841
Humphreys, Tennessee, United States


  • William Henry Page


  • Hannah Louise Page


  • Jesse Thomas Page


  • Alfred Nathaniel Page


  • Female1852–1951Female

+7 More Children

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+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 3

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 13

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.

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)

  • Nathl Page, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nathaniel Page, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nathaniel Page in entry for John Boyd Page, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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