Felix Zollie Waide

18 October 1884–4 December 1961 (Age 77)
Bolivar, Denton, Texas, United States

The Life of Felix Zollie

When Felix Zollie Waide was born on 18 October 1884, in Bolivar, Denton, Texas, United States, his father, James Moylan Waide Jr, was 33 and his mother, Lucy Asherine Fortenberry, was 29. He married Nancy Melviny Stover on 26 July 1907, in Jack, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Denton, Texas, United States in 1935 and Orosi Judicial Township, Tulare, California, United States in 1940. He died on 4 December 1961, at the age of 77, and was buried in Smith Mountain Cemetery, Dinuba, Tulare, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Felix Zollie Waide
Nancy Melviny Stover
Marriage: 26 July 1907
Lizabeth Ann Waide
Ray Edward Waide
Charles Garrett Waide
Jim Jackson Waide
Frank Waide
Claude Waide
Mildred Faye Waide
Zollie Waide Jr.

Spouse and Children

26 July 1907
Jack, Texas, United States


    Lizabeth Ann Waide




    Jim Jackson Waide


    Frank Waide


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 7

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 21

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Wade .2 German: variant of Weide .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Zollie Wade, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Felix Z Waide, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jollie F Warden, "United States Census, 1910"

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