Peter Von Nida

1777–July 1849 (Age 72)
Berkeley, Virginia, United States

The Life of Peter

When Peter Von Nida was born in 1777, in Berkeley, Virginia, United States, his father, Johann David Nida, was 29 and his mother, Mary Catherine Von Qulaw, was 27. He married Elizabeth Shuck on 9 June 1796, in Botetourt, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Giles Court House, Giles, Virginia, United States in 1820. He died in July 1849, in Walnut Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Drummond Cemetery, Sand Fork, Gallia, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Von Nida
1777–1849
Elizabeth Shuck
1779–1849
Marriage: 9 June 1796
Betty Mary Nida
1795–1831
David Nida
1797–1862
John William Niday
1799–1867
Susanna Mary Nida
1799–1866
Peter Shuck Nida
1800–1889
Elizabeth Nida
1802–1849
Jacob Nida
1803–1840
William Lewis Nida
1807–1866
Henry Nida
1809–1861
Lewis Nida
1816–1888
Catherine Niday
1817–1880
Nancy Nida
1818–1849

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 June 1796
Botetourt, Virginia, United States
children

(12)

    Betty Mary Nida

    Female1795–1831Female

    Male1797–1862Male

    Male1799–1867Male

    Susanna Mary Nida

    Female1799–1866Female

    Peter Shuck Nida

    Male1800–1889Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Johann David Nida

    Male1748–1825Male

    Mary Catherine Von Qulaw

    Female1750–1807Female

siblings

(10)

    Adam Nida

    Male1765–1830Male

    John Niday Sr.

    Male1765–1840Male

    Joseph Niday

    Male1766–1839Male

    Male1767–1846Male

    George Niday

    Male1770–1847Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 3

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1803

Age 26

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.

Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch vonc, vonke ‘spark’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a smith.

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

Story Highlight

From "Find A Grave"

Peter Nida was the son of Johann David von Nida. The von Nida family came from Germany to America in 1748. Peter Nida married Elizabeth Shuck in 1796 in Botetourt Co., Virginia and they were settled i …

Sources (3)

  • Peter Nida, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Peter Nida, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Peter Niday, "Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940"

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