Susie Ellen Nowell

25 December 1893–10 January 1995 (Age 101)
Mount Vernon, Lawrence, Missouri, United States

The Life of Susie Ellen

When Susie Ellen Nowell was born on 25 December 1893, in Mount Vernon, Lawrence, Missouri, United States, her father, Jefferson Davis Nowell, was 32 and her mother, Arminda Anna Beckett, was 23. She married Joel Lewis Chambers on 28 June 1928, in Jackson, Missouri, United States. She lived in Osage Township, Camden, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1920. She died on 10 January 1995, in Takoma Park, Montgomery, Maryland, United States, at the age of 101, and was buried in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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Joel Lewis Chambers
Susie Ellen Nowell
Marriage: 28 June 1928

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28 June 1928
Jackson, Missouri, United States

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 11

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Age 27

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Noel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susie Nowell in household of Jeff D Nowell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Susan E Nowell in household of Jeff D Nowell, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Susie E Newell in household of Jefferson D Newell, "United States Census, 1920"

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