Nancy Ada Childress

Brief Life History of Nancy Ada

When Nancy Ada Childress was born on 4 June 1915, in Claudville, Patrick, Virginia, United States, her father, Frielden Edward Childress, was 41 and her mother, Fannie Rowena Handy, was 37. She lived in Giles, Virginia, United States in 1920. She died in September 1985, in Church Road, Dinwiddie, Virginia, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Church Road, Dinwiddie, Virginia, United States.

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Nancy Ada Childress

Sources (9)

  • Ada L Childress in household of Fred E Childress, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nancy Ada Childress Walker, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"
  • Mrs Ada Walker in entry for Friel Edward Childress, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

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.

1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.

1935 · The FBI is Established

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: metathesized form of Childers . This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

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