Nettie Jane Williams

5 November 1865–23 December 1894 (Age 29)
Vernon, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Nettie Jane

When Nettie Jane Williams was born on 5 November 1865, in Vernon, Wisconsin, United States, her father, William Williams, was 29 and her mother, Leah Caroline Greenman, was 26. She lived in La Crescent, Houston, Minnesota, United States in 1880. She died on 23 December 1894, at the age of 29.

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William Williams
Leah Caroline Greenman
Rosamond Williams
Cora Williams
Donald Williams
Nettie Jane Williams
Laurene Williams
Caroline Leah Williams
Clyde Williams
Elan Williams
Pearl Williams

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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 2

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 10

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Nettie Williams in household of William Williams, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nettie Jane Williams in entry for Frank Albert Hill, "Wisconsin Marriages, 1836-1930"

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