Nina Virginia Shear

3 October 1888–
North Dakota, United States

The Life of Nina Virginia

When Nina Virginia Shear was born on 3 October 1888, in North Dakota, United States, her father, Charles Philander Shear, was 42 and her mother, Harriet Adelaide Bingham, was 35. She married Albert Fain Price on 9 March 1910, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

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Albert Fain Price
Nina Virginia Shear
Marriage: 9 March 1910

Spouse and Children

9 March 1910
Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

North Dakota is the 39th state.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 31

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a beautiful or radiant person, or one with fair hair, from Middle English scher, schir ‘bright’, ‘fair’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Virginia Price in household of Albert F Price, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nina I Shear in household of Chas P Shear, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nina Virginia Shear, "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992"

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