Orah Edna Hastings

1 January 1886–10 January 1969 (Age 83)
Geneva, Fillmore, Nebraska Territory, United States

The Life Summary of Orah Edna

When Orah Edna Hastings was born on 1 January 1886, in Geneva, Fillmore, Nebraska Territory, United States, her father, Robert Edward Hastings, was 25 and her mother, Orah Josephine Cook, was 25. She married Frederick Allen Nunns Sr on 27 December 1909, in Denver, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Chelsea Township, Fillmore, Nebraska, United States for about 40 years. She died on 10 January 1969, in Fillmore, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Allen Nunns Sr
Orah Edna Hastings
Marriage: 27 December 1909
Dorothy Lucille Nunns
Helene Nunns
Fredrick Allan Nunns

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  • Marriage
    27 December 1909Denver, Colorado, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 0
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1886 · Giving Working Men a Union
    Age 0
    The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
    Age 22
    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

    Name Meaning

    1 English and Scottish: habitational name from Hastings, a place in Sussex, on the south coast of England, near which the English army was defeated by the Normans in 1066 . It is named from Old English Hǣstingas ‘people of Hǣsta’. The surname was taken to Scotland under William the Lion in the latter part of the 12th century. It also assimilated some instances of the native Scottish surname Harestane ( see Hairston ).2 English: variant of Hasting .3 Irish (Connacht): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hOistín ‘descendant of Oistín’, the Gaelic form of Augustine ( see Austin ).

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Orah Nunons in household of Fred Nunons, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Orah E Hastings in household of Robert E Hastings, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Orah Nunns in household of Fred Nunns, "United States Census, 1920"

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