Mattie Amber Huls

9 November 1894–11 March 1968 (Age 73)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Mattie Amber

When Mattie Amber Huls was born on 9 November 1894, in Iowa, United States, her father, Edward Eugene Hultz Huls, was 25 and her mother, Mary Ida Vansickle, was 25. She married Philip Edward Nunnemaker on 23 September 1913, in Chugwater, Platte, Wyoming, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Humboldt, California, United States in 1935 and Eureka Judicial Township, Humboldt, California, United States in 1940. She died on 11 March 1968, in Lakeport, Lake, California, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Hartley Cemetery, Lakeport, Lake, California, United States.

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Philip Edward Nunnemaker
Mattie Amber Huls
Marriage: 23 September 1913
Owen Truman Nunnemaker
Lyle Philip Nunnemaker
Earl Ray Nunnemaker
Cleo Edward Nunnemaker
Ruth Elaine Nunnemaker

Spouse and Children

23 September 1913
Chugwater, Platte, Wyoming, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 12

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (Hüls): variant of Hulse .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mattie A Huls in household of Edward E Huls, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Mattie A Huls in household of Edward Huls, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mattie Huls, "Iowa State Census, 1905"

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