Nannie Kizer

from 1864 to 1865–
Texas, United States

The Life of Nannie

When Nannie Kizer was born from 1864 to 1865, in Texas, United States, her father, Enoch Kiser, was 29 and her mother, Abelia Elenor Cook, was 25.

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Enoch Kiser
Abelia Elenor Cook
Mary E Kizer
Rosa E. Kizer
Charles M. Kizer
Alice Penina Kizer
Nannie Kizer
Gaston Cook Kiser
James Albert Kiser
Edgar Bertham Kiser

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Juneteenth (Slaves Were Freed)

Age 1

"On June 19, 1865, Gordon Granger (Union Major) read General Orders, No. 3 to the people of Galveston. The statement was written as follows: ""The people of Texas are informed that, in accordance with a proclamation from the Executive of the United States, all slaves are free. This involves an absolute equality of personal rights and rights of property between former masters and slaves, and the connection heretofore existing between them becomes that between employer and hired labor. The freedmen are advised to remain quietly at their present homes and work for wages. They are informed that they will not be allowed to collect at military posts and that they will not be supported in idleness either there or elsewhere."""
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 32

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized form of Dutch Keyser or German Kaiser .2 Jewish (from Ukraine): habitational name for someone from the village of Kizya, now in Ukraine.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Nannie Kizer in household of Enoch Kizer, "United States Census, 1870"

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