Nellie Leora Johnson

16 February 1886–5 December 1953 (Age 67)
Milton Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States

The Life of Nellie Leora

When Nellie Leora Johnson was born on 16 February 1886, in Milton Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States, her father, Casper P. Johnson, was 30 and her mother, Mary Ann Fasig, was 20. She married Tellie D Vanzile on 17 July 1913, in Richland, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Wooster, Wayne, Ohio, United States in 1920. She died on 5 December 1953, in Rittman, Wayne, Ohio, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Rittman, Wayne, Ohio, United States.

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Tellie D Vanzile
Nellie Leora Johnson
Marriage: 17 July 1913
Joy L Vanzile

Spouse and Children

17 July 1913
Richland, Ohio, United States


    Joy L Vanzile


Parents and Siblings

    Casper P. Johnson







    Mary Elizabeth Johnson


    Cosper Paul Johnson Jr


    Bertha Susan Johnson


World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 4

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.

Age 18

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nellie Vanzile in household of Mary Johnson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nellie Vanzile in household of Mary A Johnson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nellie L Vanzile in household of Tellie D Vanzile, "United States Census, 1920"

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