Nell Caldwell

1913–1995 (Age 82)
Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Nell

When Nell Caldwell was born in 1913, in Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States, her father, James H Caldwell, was 31 and her mother, Berta Grogan, was 34. She married L Dudley Field on 20 November 1943. She lived in Civil District 7, Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States in 1920. She died on 22 April 1995, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

L Dudley Field
Nell Caldwell
Marriage: 20 November 1943

Spouse and Children

    L Dudley Field



20 November 1943

Parents and Siblings

    James H Caldwell


    Berta Grogan





    James William Caldwell


    Roy Caldwell



    Clifford Grogan Caldwell


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 0

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 18

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

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

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: habitational name from any of several places in England and Scotland, variously spelled, that are named with Old English cald ‘cold’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’. Caldwell in North Yorkshire is one major source of the surname; Caldwell in Renfrewshire in Scotland another.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Nell Caldwell in household of J H Caldwell, "United States Census, 1920"

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