Nellie Caroline McPheter

13 December 1874–15 August 1960 (Age 85)
Knoxville, Marion, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Nellie Caroline

When Nellie Caroline McPheter was born on 13 December 1874, in Knoxville, Marion, Iowa, United States, her father, William McPheter, was 49 and her mother, Mary Wagner, was 38. She married Dr William Sherman Butterbaugh on 2 May 1899, in Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Grant Election Precinct, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States in 1910 and Pueblo, Colorado Territory, United States in 1940. She died on 15 August 1960, in Pueblo, Colorado, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Imperial Memorial Gardens, Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dr William Sherman Butterbaugh
Nellie Caroline McPheter
Marriage: 2 May 1899
Elsie Lucile Butterbaugh
William Walter Butterbaugh
Wilbur Sherman Butterbaugh
Sarah Ruth Butterbaugh
John Butterbaugh

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 May 1899Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 1
    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.
    Age 9
    Historical Boundaries: 1883: Montrose, Colorado, United States
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 24
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: variant of McPheeters .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Nellie C Mcpheters in household of William Mcpheters, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
    • Nellie Mc Phiter in household of Wm Mc Phiter, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Nellie Butterbaugh in household of William S Butterbaugh, "United States Census, 1920"

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