Nellie Caroline McPheter

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

The Life 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, 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
1866–1963
Nellie Caroline McPheter
1874–1960
Marriage: 2 May 1899
Elsie Lucile Butterbaugh
1900–1944
William Walter Butterbaugh
1903–1992
Wilbur Sherman Butterbaugh
1907–1999
Sarah Ruth Butterbaugh
1907–2001
John Butterbaugh
1910–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 May 1899
Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States
children

(5)

    Female1900–1944Female

    William Walter Butterbaugh

    Male1903–1992Male

    Wilbur Sherman Butterbaugh

    Male1907–1999Male

    Sarah Ruth Butterbaugh

    Female1907–2001Female

    John Butterbaugh

    Male1910–Male

Parents and Siblings

    William McPheter

    Male1825–1908Male

    Mary Wagner

    Female1836–Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

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.
1876 · Colorado becomes a State

Age 2

On Aug 1, 1876, The United States Congress passed an act making the Territory of Colorado the 38th state.
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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • 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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