Omar Alexander Nunn

15 February 1915–1 July 1932 (Age 17)
Bemidji, Beltrami, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Omar Alexander

When Omar Alexander Nunn was born on 15 February 1915, in Bemidji, Beltrami, Minnesota, United States, his father, Omar Lionel Nunn, was 35 and his mother, Emma Grace Anderson, was 25. He lived in Hardin, Big Horn, Montana, United States in 1920. He died on 1 July 1932, in Great Falls, Cascade, Montana, United States, at the age of 17, and was buried in Old Highland Cemetery, Great Falls, Cascade, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Omar Lionel Nunn
Emma Grace Anderson
Alice Elizabeth Nunn
Robert L Nunn
William Lionel Nunn
Joshua Cornelius Nunn
Omar Alexander Nunn
Doris Ione Nunn
Evelyn Grace Nunn
Archie Leroy Nunn
Floyd R Nunn
Norma Nadine Nunn

Parents and Siblings



    Alice Elizabeth Nunn


    William Lionel Nunn




    Doris Ione Nunn


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1919 · Oil is Discovered at Cat Creek

Age 4

Located near Petroleum and Garfield counties in Montana is Cat Creek . It was here in 1919, that oil was discovered
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 8

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly East Anglia): nickname for a pious and demure man, or an occupational name for someone who worked at a convent, from Middle English nunn ‘nun’ (Old English nunne, from Latin nonna, originally a respectful term of address for an elderly woman. The Latin word probably originated as a nursery term).2 German: from an Old High German personal name Nunno, said to be a nursery word.

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

Sources (3)

  • Omer A Nunn in household of Omer L Nunn, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alex Nunn in household of Omar L Nunn, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alex Nunn, "Montana, Cascade County Records, 1880-2009"

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