James Joseph Nyers

30 October 1912–20 May 1991 (Age 78)
Ohio, United States

The Life of James Joseph

James Joseph Nyers was born on 30 October 1912, in Ohio, United States. He married Nina Ollie Horn on 15 January 1943, in Saline, Arkansas, United States. He died on 20 May 1991, in Arkansas, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in North Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States.

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James Joseph Nyers
Nina Ollie Horn
Marriage: 15 January 1943

Spouse and Children

15 January 1943
Saline, Arkansas, United States

World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

Age 10

In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 23

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: derivative of Ayer . The -s most probably represents a trace of the Latin nominative singular in heres ‘heir’, but it may also signify the son or servant of someone known as ‘the heir’, i.e. someone who was heir to some great estate.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Joseph Nyers, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • James Joseph Nyers, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: James Joseph Nyers - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth-name: James Joseph Nyers

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