Ned B. Allison

1891–1948 (Age 56)
Springfield Township, Williams, Ohio, United States

The Life of Ned B.

When Ned B. Allison was born on 1 April 1891, in Springfield Township, Williams, Ohio, United States, his father, Orlando G. Allison, was 39 and his mother, Allie Maria Rex, was 35. He died on 15 February 1948, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Stryker, Williams, Ohio, United States.

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Orlando G. Allison
Allie Maria Rex
Mabel Allison
Fred Allison
Laura G. Allison
Ned B. Allison
Ruth Luella Allison
Robert Verrill Allison

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · Beginnings of Kmart

Age 6

Detroit was the home of the second dime and nickel stores that S. S. Kresge owned. After two years with John McCrory, his partner, he traded his share in the Memphis store, plus $3,000, for full ownership of the Detroit store and formed the Kresge & Wilson Company with his brother-in-law, Charles J. Wilson. In 1962, the S. S. Kresge Company would rebrand and change their name to Kmart.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 16

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from a Middle English male personal name: in most cases probably Allen , but other possibilities include a variant of Ellis or a short form of Alexander . In some instances, it may be from a female personal name, Alise or Alice ( see Allis ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ned B Allison in household of Almaria Allison, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ned Allison in household of Orlando Allison, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ned B Allison, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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