James H. Nevins

1824–
Weston, Schuyler, New York, United States

The Life of James H.

When James H. Nevins was born on 25 December 1824, his father, John Wesley Nevins, was 23 and his mother, Marinda Geer, was 23. He married Almira Bailey in December 1849. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Towanda, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States for about 40 years.

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Family Time Line

James H. Nevins
1824–
Almira Bailey
1826–1910
Marriage: December 1849
William Sidney Nevins
1850–1925
Julies Henry Nevins
1853–1857
Clarence Willoughby Nevins
1856–
James Percy Nevins
1858–1922
Helen Louisa Nevins
1862–1940

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
December 1849
children

(5)

  • William Sidney Nevins

    Male1850–1925Male

  • Julies Henry Nevins

    Male1853–1857Male

  • Clarence Willoughby Nevins

    Male1856–Male

  • James Percy Nevins

    Male1858–1922Male

  • Helen Louisa Nevins

    Female1862–1940Female

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 6

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.
1863

Age 39

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of Nevin , with English patronymic -s.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • James H. Nevius, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James H Nevins, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James H Nevins, "United States Census, 1880"

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