Lila Hattie Wilson

Female20 July 1877–24 January 1959

Brief Life History of Lila Hattie

When Lila Hattie Wilson was born on 20 July 1877, in Missouri, United States, her father, Francis Sawyer Wilson, was 32 and her mother, Fidelia Jane Holden, was 20. She married Joseph Hayden Nowell on 12 October 1899, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She died on 24 January 1959, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Redlands, San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Hayden Nowell
Lila Hattie Wilson
Marriage: 12 October 1899
Irene May Nowell
Nellie Marie Nowell
Frank W. Nowell
Violet Gladys Nowell
Marion Fern Nowell
Josephine Thelma Nowell
Josephine E Nowell

Sources (16)

  • Lila H Nowell in household of Joseph H Nowell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lila Hattie Nowell, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Lila Hattie Nowell, "California Deaths and Burials, 1776-2000"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 October 1899Missouri, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 4

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

    Age 14

    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.

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 23

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Will + patronymic -son ‘son of Will’. Will was a very common medieval short form of William . This surname is also very common among African Americans.

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

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