Nila Marietta Weaver

1918–1987 (Age 69)
High Point, Moniteau, Missouri, United States

The Life of Nila Marietta

Nila Marietta Weaver was born on 6 May 1918, in High Point, Moniteau, Missouri, United States. She married Hershal Norman Graham on 14 February 1937, in Missouri, United States. She lived in Moniteau, Missouri, United States in 1935 and Saline Township, Miller, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 20 July 1987, at the age of 69, and was buried in Saline Township, Miller, Missouri, United States.

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Hershal Norman Graham
1915–2004
Nila Marietta Weaver
1918–1987
Marriage: 14 February 1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 February 1937
Missouri, United States

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 13

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 19

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name, from an agent derivative of Middle English weven ‘to weave’ (Old English wefan).2 English: habitational name from a place on the Weaver river in Cheshire, now called Weaver Hall but recorded simply as Weuere in the 13th and 14th centuries. The river name is from Old English wēfer(e) ‘winding stream’.3 Translated form of German Weber .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nila Graham in household of Norman Graham, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nila M Weaver Graham in entry for Herschel N Or Jack Graham, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Nila M Weaver Graham, "Find A Grave Index"

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