Nellie Blanche Williams

22 July 1908–30 August 1959 (Age 51)
Atlantic, Carteret, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Nellie Blanche

When Nellie Blanche Williams was born on 22 July 1908, in Atlantic, Carteret, North Carolina, United States, her father, John Joseph Williams, was 27 and her mother, Rebecca Wallis STYRON, was 23. She married Levy Benjamin Ingram on 24 December 1926, in New Bern, Craven, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Atlantic Township, Carteret, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Harkers Island, Carteret, North Carolina, United States in 1959. She died on 30 August 1959, in Chapel Hill, Orange, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Harkers Island, Carteret, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levy Benjamin Ingram
1902–2001
Nellie Blanche Williams
1908–1959
Marriage: 24 December 1926
Ruby Frances Ingram
1927–2011
Levy Benjamin Ingram Jr
1929–2006
Johnnie Eldridge Ingram
1940–1985

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1926
New Bern, Craven, North Carolina, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 10

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 15

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nellie Ingram in household of Levy Ingram, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nellie Ingram in household of Levy B Ingram, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nellie Williams, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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