Nannie Mae Faith

19 May 1876–21 October 1964 (Age 88)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Nannie Mae

When Nannie Mae Faith was born on 19 May 1876, in Alabama, United States, her father, Lyman Hall Faith, was 29 and her mother, Pauline Elizabeth Priester, was 31. She married John Renfro Curry on 20 February 1903, in Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, United States in 1880. She died on 21 October 1964, in Clarke, Alabama, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Choctaw Corner Cemetery, Thomasville, Clarke, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Renfro Curry
1877–1961
Nannie Mae Faith
1876–1964
Marriage: 20 February 1903
Pauline Faith Curry
1903–1990
Lillian Adele Curry
1909–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 February 1903
Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, United States
children

(2)

    Pauline Faith Curry

    Female1903–1990Female

    Lillian Adele Curry

    Female1909–2000Female

Parents and Siblings

    Lyman Hall Faith

    Male1846–Male

    Pauline Elizabeth Priester

    Female1844–1918Female

siblings

(5)

    Edward Walter Faith

    Male1875–1941Male

    Female1876–1964Female

    Lillian Faith

    Female1878–1940Female

    Mabel Faith

    Female1880–1969Female

    Willa FAITH

    Female1884–1932Female

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1887

Age 11

Historical Boundaries - 1887: Clarke, Alabama, United States
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 24

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English (most frequent in northern Ireland): from Middle English fe(i)th ‘belief (especially Christian belief)’, ‘faithfulness’, ‘loyalty’. This may have been a nickname for a trustworthy person, but was more probably bestowed on one who used ‘Faith!’ frequently as a mild oath or exclamation.

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

Sources (3)

  • Nanine Mae Faith in household of Lyman H Faith, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nannie M Faith in household of Lyman H Faith, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nannie May Curry in household of J R Curry, "United States Census, 1920"

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