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Arius Nye

Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Campus Martius, Marietta, OH, USA
Death: July 27, 1865 (72)
Marietta, Washington, Ohio, United States
Place of Burial: Marietta, Washington, OH, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Col Ichabod Nye and Minerva Nye
Husband of Rowena Millicent Spencer and Caroline Marie Nye
Father of Arius Spencer Nye; Benjamin Tupper Nye; Dudley Selden Nye; William Spencer Nye; Frances Rowena Sturges and 7 others
Brother of Horace Nye; Panthea Hayward; Sophronia Nye; Benjamin Tupper Nye; Anselm Tupper Nye and 6 others

Managed by: John H. Nye
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About Arius Nye

In 1807 he was in a store at Springfield, and later at a store in Putnam, OH. Before he was 21 yrs old he was a director in a bank at Zanesville. In 1817 and 1818 he studied law and was admitted to the bar in Muskingum County. In the fall of 1822 he removed to Gallipolis, OH, where he remained for about a year and then returned to Marietta and resided there the remainder of his life. He was a Cashier and President of the Bank of Marietta and a trustee of Marietta College. He served as Representative in 1827, 1828 and 1840, and as State Senator in 1831 and 1832.

He served as Prosecuting Attorney in the County from 10/30/1829 to 8/17/1840. In 1847 he was chosen Presiding Judge of the district comprising Washington, Morgan, Athens, Meigs, Gallia and Lawrence counties. By reason of the arduous labors connected with the position, his health failed and he resigned in 1850, continuing the practice of law thereafter.

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Arius Nye's Timeline

December 27, 1792
Marietta, OH, USA
February 22, 1816
Age 23
Putnam County, Ohio, United States
January 10, 1818
Age 25
March 22, 1820
Age 27
Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, United States
March 23, 1820
Age 27
Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, United States
November 27, 1826
Age 33
January 17, 1828
Age 35
Ohio, United States
March 30, 1834
Age 41
September 11, 1837
Age 44
October 14, 1850
Age 57
Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, United States