Irvin Charles Nixon

2 August 1825–15 January 1888 (Age 62)
Belmont, Ohio, United States

The Life of Irvin Charles

When Irvin Charles Nixon was born on 2 August 1825, in Belmont, Ohio, United States, his father, William Nixon, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Jane Ervin, was 30. He married Sarah Ann Smith on 1 January 1850, in Waterford, Washington, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Wisconsin, United States in 1870 and Stark, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States in 1880. He died on 15 January 1888, in La Farge, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in La Farge, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Irvin Charles Nixon
1825–1888
Sarah Ann Smith
1827–1907
Marriage: 1 January 1850
Edgar Thomas Nixon
1850–1931
Irvin Doss Nixon
1854–1932
Ross Kennon Nixon
1857–1934
Sarah L. Nixon
1859–1861

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 January 1850
Waterford, Washington, Ohio, United States
children

(4)

    Edgar Thomas Nixon

    Male1850–1931Male

    Irvin Doss Nixon

    Male1854–1932Male

    Ross Kennon Nixon

    Male1857–1934Male

    Sarah L. Nixon

    Female1859–1861Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1785–1859Male

    Sarah Jane Ervin

    Female1795–1870Female

siblings

(11)

    Male1825–1888Male

    Lorana Nixon

    Female1827–1913Female

    Sarah Ann Nixon

    Female1827–Female

    William Nixon Jr.

    Male1828–1900Male

    Hannah W. Nixon

    Female1829–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

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.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 11

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1846

Age 21

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 Northern English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Nik(k)e, a short form of Nicholas .2 French: variant of a contracted form of Nickesson, a pet form of Nick, from Nicolas .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ervin C Nixon, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Irvin Nixon, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Irvin C Nixon, "United States Census, 1870"

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