A. Nahum Niles

15 October 1739–27 January 1825 (Age 85)
Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of A. Nahum

When A. Nahum Niles was born on 15 October 1739, in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Daniel Niles I, was 26 and his mother, Mercy Smith, was 28. He married Susanna Cole on 29 November 1759, in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 27 January 1825, in Lebanon Township, Wayne, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Smith Valley Cemetery, Lebanon, Lebanon, Madison, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

A. Nahum Niles
1739–1825
Susanna Cole
1743–1820
Marriage: 29 November 1759
Molly Niles
1761–
Mary 'Mercy' Niles
1764–1847
Nathan Niles Sr.
1766–1847
John Niles
1769–1831
Susannah Niles
1772–1772
Isaac Niles
1775–1836
Lucy Niles
1777–1859
Samuel Niles
1779–1837
Ephraim Niles
1782–1824
Calvin Niles
1784–1843

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 November 1759
Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (6)

1776

Age 37

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1776

Age 37

New York is the 11th state.
1787 · Second State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

Age 48

On December 12, 1787, Pennsylvania ratified the U.S. Constitution.

Name Meaning

1 English: perhaps a patronymic from the medieval personal name Nel or Neal ( see Nelson ).2 Possibly a variant of German Neils , a derivative of the personal name Cornelius .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nahum M Niles, "New York, Cemetery Abstracts, 1800-1965"
  • Nahum Niles, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Nahum Niles, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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