Nettie Alice Wayne

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

The Life Summary 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
Nettie Alice Wayne
Marriage: 7 March 1900
Delmar Jay Spence
Alvin Glen Spence
Velma Susan Spence
Robert Wayne Spence
Paul Edward Spence

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 March 1900Linn, Kansas, United States
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    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.
    Age 25
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English: metonymic occupational name for someone who drove a wagon or who built wagons, from Middle English wain ‘wagon’ (Old English wægen). Compare Wainer and Wainwright .English (North Yorkshire): occasionally a variant of Walwyn or Wawne, a habitational name from Wawne in the East Yorkshire. The placename may derive from Old English wagen ‘quagmire’.Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 黃, see Huang 1.

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Nettie Wayne in household of Mary E Long, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
    • Nettie A Wayne and L L Spence, "Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911"
    • Nellie A Spence in household of Lynarde L Spence, "United States Census, 1930"

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