Name of father: John Coffee Nixon of KY
Name of mother: Nancy Keys
Hill, Franklin Co. AR. Teacher:
Seth P. Bryant. Common schools
Military service: 1st State Troops – Corporal in Co. A, Cowal’s Reg.
& Brigade. Reorganized & joined Confederate Service.
Co. C, Cowal’s Reg. Then Cooper’s Brigade. Walker
Political party: Democrat
Church connection: Cumberland Pres.
Wife & date of marriage:
Mary Francis Simpson, Apr 20, 1872,
daughter of Jack Simpson and Terry Simpson and they
lived on Cane Creek, AR
Virgil Nixon – Dead
J.S. Nixon – Living and married Miss Maud Borman (dead)
Minnie Hess – Living
(?) Estellar Nixon – Married Walter Edmiston (living)
E.S. Nixon – Married Widow Golden (living)