Amanda Lee Nelson

1886–1953 (Age 67)
Gothenburg, Dawson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Amanda Lee

Amanda Lee Nelson was born on 9 February 1886, in Gothenburg, Dawson, Nebraska, United States. She married James Robert Fausset on 10 May 1908, in Turlock, Stanislaus, California, United States. She died on 13 October 1953, in Turlock, Stanislaus, California, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Turlock, Stanislaus, California, United States.

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James Robert Fausset
1869–1949
Amanda Lee Nelson
1886–1953
Marriage: 10 May 1908

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 May 1908
Turlock, Stanislaus, California, United States

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 5

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1904

Age 18

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: patronymic from the medieval personal name Nel or Neal, Anglo-Scandinavian forms of the Gaelic name Niall ( see Neill ). This was adopted by the Scandinavians in the form Njal and was introduced into northern England and East Anglia by them, rather than being taken directly from Gaelic.2 Americanized spelling of the like-sounding Scandinavian names Nilsen , Nielsen , and Nilsson .

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

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