Nina Wallin

Brief Life History of Nina

When Nina Wallin was born on 5 June 1895, in Big Laurel, Madison, North Carolina, United States, her father, Stephen Douglas Wallin, was 34 and her mother, Sarah Angeline Chandler, was 32. She married John Stanton on 31 December 1915, in Madison, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Greene, Tennessee, United States in 1935 and Civil District 2, Greene, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died on 13 June 1964, in Greeneville, Greene, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Whitesand, Greene, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Baxter Sams
1874–1950
Nina Wallin
1895–1964
Marriage: 10 December 1932
Carmen Sams
1934–
Ray Sams
1936–
Shelby Jean Sams
1939–

Sources (22)

  • Nina Sams, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Nina Wallen - Government record: birth-name: Nina Wallen
  • Nina Canter, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Lars, Erik, Berger, Alrik, Alvar, Anders, Astrid, Halvar, Hilmer, Ingegerd, Iver, Johan.

Swedish: variant of Vallin . Compare Wahlin and Wallen .

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

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