Nellie M. Kirk

28 December 1879–
Richfield Township, Henry, Ohio, United States

The Life of Nellie M.

When Nellie M. Kirk was born on 28 December 1879, in Richfield Township, Henry, Ohio, United States, her father, Emerick Kirk, was 34 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Wilcox, was 29.

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Emerick Kirk
Mary Elizabeth Wilcox
James Alfred Kirk
Nellie M. Kirk
Luesa Kirk
Burt Kirk
Flory Kirk
Blanch Rebecca Kirk

Parents and Siblings

    Emerick Kirk


    Mary Elizabeth Wilcox




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 31

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English, and Danish: from northern Middle English, Danish kirk ‘church’ (Old Norse kirkja), a topographic name for someone who lived near a church.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nellie Kirk in household of Emerick Kirk, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nellie M. Kirk, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Nellie M. Kirk, "Ohio, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962"

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