Nettie Altizer

17 October 1890–16 August 1953 (Age 62)
Harman, Tazewell, Virginia, United States

The Life of Nettie

When Nettie Altizer was born on 17 October 1890, in Harman, Tazewell, Virginia, United States, her father, Thomas Vernon Altizer, was 41 and her mother, Lilly Caroline Christian, was 29. She married Linwood Loving Tinsley on 8 April 1913, in Mingo, Randolph, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Lee District, Mingo, West Virginia, United States in 1920 and Big Creek District, McDowell, West Virginia, United States in 1930. She died on 16 August 1953, in Virginia, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Tazewell, Tazewell, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Linwood Loving Tinsley
1872–1951
Nettie Altizer
1890–1953
Marriage: 8 April 1913
CPL Elwood C Tinsley
1910–1943
Edward Tinsley
1913–
Eldridge Tinsley
1914–1976
Thomas Russell Tinsley
1916–1988
Vernie Ray Tinsley
1918–1969
Edith H Tinsley
1919–
Ruth Tinsley
1922–
William Alvie Tinsley
1922–2011
Charles Tinsley
1925–1963
Fay Tinsley
1927–
June Tinsley
1929–
Nettie Jean Tinsley
1930–1982

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 April 1913
Mingo, Randolph, West Virginia, United States
children

(12)

    CPL Elwood C Tinsley

    Male1910–1943Male

    Edward Tinsley

    Male1913–Male

    Eldridge Tinsley

    Male1914–1976Male

    Thomas Russell Tinsley

    Male1916–1988Male

    Female1918–1969Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1892 · Name change

Age 2

Name changed from Jeffersonville to Tazewell in 1892.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 17

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Althuyzer or German Althäuser, topographic name for someone who lived in ‘the old house’ or a habitational name from Althausen in Germany, named as ‘the old houses’. Compare German Althaus .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nettie Altizer in household of Linwood L Tinsley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nettie Altizer in household of Wm J Reedy, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nettie Tinsley in household of L L Tinsley, "United States Census, 1940"

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