Nellie Landrum

Brief Life History of Nellie

When Nellie Landrum was born on 3 October 1913, in Morgan, Georgia, United States, her father, Tinsley Verner Landrum, was 30 and her mother, Mattie Lee Sims, was 22. She had at least 3 sons and 3 daughters with Charles Edward Houseman. She lived in District 399, Morgan, Georgia, United States for about 10 years. She died on 28 September 1991, in Clarke, Georgia, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Evergreen Memorial Park, Athens, Clarke, Georgia, United States.

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Charles Edward Houseman
Nellie Landrum
Shelly Housman
Nonia Housman
James William Houseman
Charles Edward Houseman
John Thomas Houseman

Sources (14)

  • Nellie L Houseman, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Nellie Houseman, "Georgia Death Index, 1933-1998"
  • Nelle Landrum in entry for Henserman, "Georgia Deaths, 1928-1943"

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1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

1935 · The FBI is Established

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of Irish Landrigan (see Lonergan ). This surname is common in GA.

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

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