Nial Rudolqua Nye

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Nial Rudolqua Nye

Birthplace: Athens, Athens County, Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Nial Nye and Elizabeth Nye
Husband of Rhoda Nye
Father of Lewis Nye; Rodolcue Nye; Buckingham Nye; Edward Nye; Henry Nye and 1 other
Brother of Lewis Stewart Nye; Mary E. Allen; John Milton Nye; Ebenezer Nye; Marshall Nye and 2 others
Half brother of Buckingham Cooley Nye

Occupation: Owner of "Sea Lion" boat company that carried coal from PA to New Orleans. He also owned a bank, saw mill, flour mill and salt furnaces.
Managed by: John H. Nye
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About Nial Rudolqua Nye

He went to Alaska during the Gold Rush of 1849 and came home with a quantity of gold. He was owner of the "Sea Lion" line of boats which carried coal from Pittsburgh, PA to New Orleans. He was also owner of a bank. saw mill, flour mill, and several salt furnaces in Pomeroy, OH. - A GENEALOGY OF THE NYE FAMILY VOLUME II

Lived at the mouth of Kerr's run, before Meigs county was organized. He had a store and a postoffice called Nyesville, of which he was the postmaster; a boat landing for receiving and shipping goods to Chester and other places; a sawmill that was in operation many years. - Pioneers of Meigs County

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Nial Rudolqua Nye's Timeline

October 12, 1814
Athens, Athens County, Ohio, United States
Age 34
Alaska, USA
July 1, 1866
Age 51
Pomroy, Meigs County, Ohio, USA