Nettie Alice Wayne

16 July 1879–14 October 1972 (Age 93)
Kansas, United States

The Life of Nettie Alice

When Nettie Alice Wayne was born on 16 July 1879, in Kansas, United States, her father, Franklin Bert Wayne, was 33 and her mother, Susan Jane Goodnight, was 32. She married Lysander Leon Spence on 7 March 1900, in Linn, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Sioux, Nebraska, United States in 1920 and Huntley, Laramie, Wyoming, United States in 1930. She died on 14 October 1972, in Redwood City, San Mateo, California, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Lysander Leon Spence
1866–
Nettie Alice Wayne
1879–1972
Marriage: 7 March 1900
Delmar Jay Spence
1900–1969
Alvin Glen Spence
1902–1969
Velma Susan Spence
1904–
Robert Wayne Spence
1908–
Paul Edward Spence
1910–1976

Spouse and Children

    Lysander Leon Spence

    Male1866–Male

    Female1879–1972Female

MARRIAGE
7 March 1900
Linn, Kansas, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1846–1923Male

    Susan Jane Goodnight

    Female1847–1926Female

siblings

(13)

    Mary Elizabeth Wayne

    Female1865–1938Female

    Melissa Emily Wayne

    Female1867–1901Female

    George William Wayne

    Male1869–1869Male

    James Edward Wayne

    Male1872–1946Male

    Martha Ellen Wayna

    Female1873–Female

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 2

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1904

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a carter or cartwright, from Middle English wain ‘cart’, ‘wagon’ (Old English wægen). Occasionally it may have been a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished with this sign, probably from the constellation of the Plow, known in the Middle Ages as Charles's Wain, the reference being to Charlemagne.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nettie Wayne in household of Mary E Long, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Nellie A Spence in household of Lynarde L Spence, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nettie Spencer in household of Lysander L Spencer, "United States Census, 1920"

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