Nancy Mariah Fausett

29 July 1827–1 April 1886 (Age 58)
Columbia, Maury, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Nancy Mariah

When Nancy Mariah Fausett was born on 29 July 1827, in Columbia, Maury, Tennessee, United States, her father, William McKee Fausett, was 21 and her mother, Matilda Caroline Butcher, was 17. She married William Alexander Follett on 29 September 1845, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 1 April 1886, in Pima, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Pima Cemetery, Pima, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Alexander Follett
1825–1885
Nancy Mariah Fausett
1827–1886
Marriage: 29 September 1845
William King Follett
1846–1846
Warren King Follett
1848–1907
Isaac Alfred Follett
1850–1936
Louisa L Follett
1853–1853
Louinda Follett
1853–1857
William Lamoni Follett
1855–1941
John Follett
1857–1883
Joseph Edward Follett
1860–1950
Lyman Leander Follette
1862–1934
Nancy Ann Follett
1864–1865
Sarah Mariah Follett
1866–1941
Anna Eliza Follett
1868–1946
Hyram Follett
1870–1870

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 September 1845Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 3
    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.
    1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
    Age 12
    After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
    1845 · Oh My Father
    Age 18
    "In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Fawcett .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Fawcett

    Story Highlight

    Brief history of Isaac Alfred Follet, grandson of King Follett

    Below is a brief history of Isaac Alfred Follet as compiled by Grace & Anona. HISTORY OF ISAAC ALFRED FOLLETT The Grandson of King Follett Born :June 12, 1850 in Council Bluffs, Iowa Died:May 29, …

    Sources (22)

    • Ney M Fowlett in household of Wm A Fowlett, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary M. Fancet in entry for Joseph Edward Sr. Follett, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"
    • Ney M Fowlett in household of Wm A Fowlett, "United States Census, 1860"

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