Gertrude Virgie "Gertie" Allred

23 November 1892–26 February 1941 (Age 48)
Carroll, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Gertrude Virgie "Gertie"

When Gertrude Virgie "Gertie" Allred was born on 23 November 1892, in Carroll, Arkansas, United States, her father, Jonathan Wesley Allred Jr, was 28 and her mother, Nancy Lucinda Villines, was 15. She married Jesse Franklin "Frank" Fancher on 7 October 1908, in Carroll, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Delmar, Carroll, Arkansas, United States in 1930 and Delmar Township, Carroll, Arkansas, United States in 1940. She died on 26 February 1941, in Carroll, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Osage, Carroll, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Franklin "Frank" Fancher
1880–1956
Gertrude Virgie "Gertie" Allred
1892–1941
Marriage: 7 October 1908
Jo Dickson Fancher
1910–1981
Frankie V Fancher
1913–
Harley R. Fancher Sr.
1914–1991
Lois Electa Fancher
1922–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 October 1908
Carroll, Arkansas, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 12

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 14

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English:1. from the Middle English personal name Alured, a form of Alfred , which was sometimes written Alvred, especially in Old French texts. The v was misread as a vowel, since v and u were written identically and not regarded as distinct letters. 2. from the Middle English personal name Alrit, a variant of Aldred .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gertie Faucher in household of Josie F Faucher, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Virgie G Allred in household of Jonathan W Allred, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Gertie B Fancher in household of Jess F Fancher, "United States Census, 1930"

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