Nina Hall

Brief Life History of Nina

When Nina Hall was born in January 1890, in Texas, United States, her father, Emerson Etheridge Hall, was 30 and her mother, Ruth Tandy, was 28. She married Alfred Claude Carlton on 21 April 1916, in Wichita, Texas, United States. She lived in Throckmorton, Throckmorton, Texas, United States in 1900. She died on 6 February 1977, in Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Young, Texas, United States.

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Alfred Claude Carlton
Nina Hall
Marriage: 21 April 1916

Sources (7)

  • Nina Hall in household of Emerson E Hall, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nina Hall, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"
  • Nina Carlton, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

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

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, Irish, German, Norwegian, and Danish: from Middle English hall (Old English heall), Middle High German halle, Old Norse hǫll all meaning ‘hall’ (a spacious residence), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in or near a hall or an occupational name for a servant employed at a hall. In some cases it may be a habitational name from any of the places called with this word, which in some parts of Germany and Austria in the Middle Ages also denoted a salt mine. Hall is one of the commonest and most widely distributed of English surnames, bearing witness to the importance of the hall as a feature of the medieval village. The English surname has been established in Ireland since the 14th century, and, according to MacLysaght, has become numerous in Ulster since the 17th century.

Swedish: ornamental or topographic name from hall ‘hall’ (a spacious residence), or a habitational name from a placename containing the element hall ‘rock’ (from Old Norse hallr).

Chinese: variant Romanization of the surnames 何 and 賀, see He 1 and 2.

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

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