Nellie Geuelia

19 July 1871–20 March 1933 (Age 61)

The Life Summary of Nellie

Nellie Geuelia was born on 19 July 1871, in Canada as the daughter of Jacob Geuelia and Lizzie Foy. She married Thomas Mc Queen on 23 May 1892, in Bay City, Bay, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Red Cliff, Bayfield, Wisconsin, United States in 1910 and Detroit Ward 10, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1920. She died on 20 March 1933, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Grand Lawn Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.

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Thomas Mc Queen
Nellie Geuelia
Marriage: 23 May 1892
Sylvia Ann McQueen
Thomas Jacob McQueen
Hugh Mcqueen
Allen McQueen
Leslie James Mc Queen
Mary McQueen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 May 1892Bay City, Bay, Michigan, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 1
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    1872 · The Soldiers and Sailors Monument
    Age 1
    The Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument is a monument located in Downtown Detroit that was built in honor of those who lost their lives during the Civil War. The lowest sections of the monument have eagles with raised wings that guide the eye upward. The next section up has four male figures representing the Navy, Infantry, Cavalry, and Artillery branches of the United States Army. Above them are four female figures that represent Victory, History, Emancipation, and Union. Capping the monument, an Amazon figure brandishes a sword in her right hand and a shield in her other. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.
    1889 · The first Skyscraper in Detroit
    Age 18
    The Hammond Building was a high-rise building completed in 1889 and was 151 feet tall. It's considered the first skyscraper in the city and was the tallest in Michigan after it was built. The Hammond Building was demolished in 1956 to make way for the National Bank of Detroit Building.

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    Sources (18)

    • Nellie Camelen MC Queen in entry for Thomas J MC Queen, "Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919"
    • Nelly Anna McQueen in entry for Hugh K McQueen, "Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919"
    • Nellie Mcquain in household of Thomas Mcquain, "United States Census, 1910"

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