Nelson Calvert Allred

Brief Life History of Nelson Calvert

When Nelson Calvert Allred was born on 5 October 1865, in St. Charles, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, his father, William Moore Allred, was 45 and his mother, Orissa Angela Bates, was 42. He married Sarah Miranda Nelson on 12 April 1888, in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Anaconda, Deer Lodge, Montana, United States in 1900. He died on 2 March 1929, in Afton, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Fairview, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States.

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Nelson Calvert Allred
Sarah Miranda Nelson
Marriage: 12 April 1888
Calvert Nelson Allred
Bardella Orissa Allred
Archie Darrell Allred
Albert Bailey Allred
Gilbert Brady Allred
Viva Miranda Allred
Jennie Pearl Allred
Charlotte Mabel Allred
Edgar Moore Allred
Mary Hortense Allred
George Osmond Allred
Warren Junius Allred
Daisy Josephine Allred
Therial Bates Allred
Donna DeLouris Allred

Sources (76)

  • Nelson C Allred in household of William M Allred, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nelson C Allred, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
  • Nelson Calvert Allred, "BillionGraves Index"

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

1869 · Transcontinental Railroad Reaches San Francisco

The first transcontinental railroad reached San Francisco in 1869. The Western Pacific Railroad Company built the track from Oakland to Sacramento. The Central Pacific Railroad Company of California built the section from Sacramento to Promontory Summit Utah. The railroad linked isolated California to the rest of the country which had far-reaching effects on the social and economical development of the state.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Aldred 1.

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

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