Irene Evelyn Nelson

18 May 1910–21 May 1996 (Age 86)
Chappell, Deuel, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Irene Evelyn

Irene Evelyn Nelson was born on 18 May 1910 as the daughter of Living and Living. She married Alfred Poggensee on 28 April 1928. She died on 21 May 1996, in Chappell, Deuel, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Chappell Cemetery, Chappell, Deuel, Nebraska, United States.

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Alfred Poggensee
Irene Evelyn Nelson
Marriage: 28 April 1928

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28 April 1928

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 3

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

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

1 English and Scottish: patronymic from the medieval personal name Nel or Neal, Anglo-Scandinavian forms of the Gaelic name Niall ( see Neill ). This was adopted by the Scandinavians in the form Njal and was introduced into northern England and East Anglia by them, rather than being taken directly from Gaelic.2 Americanized spelling of the like-sounding Scandinavian names Nilsen , Nielsen , and Nilsson .

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

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