When Mary Margaret Nisewander was born on 12 December 1846, in Giles, Virginia, United States, her father, Harvey B Nisewander, was 25 and her mother, Malinda Bogle, was 28. She married James Robert Patton on 1 December 1868, in Bland, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Mechanicsburg, Bland, Virginia, United States for about 40 years. She died on 2 January 1921, in Bland, Virginia, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Mechanicsburg, Bland, Virginia, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt.
Americanized form of Swiss German Neuenschwander or of its variant Neuschwander . Compare Niswander .
History: This name is Swiss Mennonite in origin (see Neuenschwander ), but today it is found among the Brethrens.
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