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Elias Watkins Napier

Male abt. 1849 - 1898


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  • Born  abt. 1849  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  29 May 1898  [1
    Cause: heart disease 
    Buried  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I117  Nashville
    Last Modified  22 Nov 2009 

    Father  William Carroll Napier,   b. 24 Sep 1824, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jan 1896 
    Mother  Jane Elizabeth Watkins,   b. 11 Apr 1825, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1909, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1844 
    Family ID  F37  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Molly B.,   b. abt. 1851, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  22 Nov 2009 
    Family ID  F235  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Margaret "Maggie" E. Mitchell,   b. 29 Mar 1857, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1921 
    Married  04 Apr 1876  Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    >1. Ida Napier,   b. abt. 1877, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Willie Nettie Napier,   b. Sep 1880, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Geraldine Beatrice Napier,   b. Feb 1882, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. James Alonzo Napier,   b. 10 Jun 1884, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1939, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  21 Feb 2008 
    Family ID  F41  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1850 TN Census: WC & Jane Napier
    1850 TN Census: WC & Jane Napier
    Date: 21 Nov 1850
    Family #171

    1. William - age 26, born in TN
    2. Jane - age 33
    3. James - age 5
    4. William - age 3
    5. Elias - age 1

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    1860 TN Census: William & Jane E. Napier
    1860 TN Census: William & Jane E. Napier
    Date: 4 Sep 1860
    Location: Ward 4, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

    1. William - age 37, hackman, born in TN
    2. Jane - age 36
    3. James - age 15
    4. Elias W. - age 11
    5. Henry Alonzo - age 9
    6. Ida M. - age 2

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    1870 TN Census: WC & Jane Napier
    1870 TN Census: WC & Jane Napier
    Date: 2 Jun 1870
    Dwelling: 81
    Location: Ward 4, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

    1. W C Napier - age 46, teamster, real estate $5000, born in AL
    2. Jane - age 46
    3. James C. - age 24, real estate $1000
    4. Elias W. - age 21, barber
    5. Henry Alonzo - age 19, at school
    6. Ida M. - age 12

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    1880 TN Census: EW & Maggie Napier
    1880 TN Census: EW & Maggie Napier
    Enumeration Date: 8 Jun 1880
    Page: 19
    Location: District 42, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

    173 Broad Street
    1. Frank White - age 20
    2. E W Napier - age 31, born in Ohio
    3. Maggie E - age 23, wife, born in Tennessee, father born in Ohio
    4. Ida - daughter, age 3
    5. Albert Walker - age 19

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    Freedmen's Bank Records: E.W. Napier
    Freedmen's Bank Records: E.W. Napier
    Born: Cincinnati, Ohio
    Dated: Apr 1872
    Brought up in Nashville
    Wife: Molly
    Father: Carroll
    Mother: Jane
    Siblings: James, Alonzo & Ida
    Freedman Bank Record: Molly Napier
    Freedman Bank Record: Molly Napier
    Dated: 6 Apr 1872
    Deposited by Elias Napier
    Freedman's Bank Record: Molly B. Napier
    Freedman's Bank Record: Molly B. Napier
    Dated: 9 Feb 1874
    Husband: Elias
    Father: George
    Mother: Margarett
    Born: Kentucky
    Age: 23
    Brothers & Sisters: Sophia
    Residence: 130 North Cherry Street
    1880 Nashville Directory: Napiers
    1880 Nashville Directory: Napiers
    1881 Nashville Business Directory: Napiers
    1881 Nashville Business Directory: Napiers
    Cemetery Burial Cards - C. Langston
    Cemetery Burial Cards - C. Langston
    Provided to T. McKnight by the Greenwood Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S17] Old City Cemetery: Grave Search, (Nashville Public Library), http://0-www.library.nashville.org.waldo.library.n..

    2. [S17] Old City Cemetery: Grave Search, (Nashville Public Library), http://0-www.library.nashville.org.waldo.library.n..
      Elm Hill Pike cemetery.

    3. [S7] Marriages Recorded in Nashville, 1864-1905 , (http://library.nashville.org/localhistory/his_lochisindexes.asp#marriages).
      Marriage Book 6, pg. 570.