Charles Lee Nutt Jr

9 February 1901–June 1969 (Age 68)
Lena, Leake, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Charles Lee

When Charles Lee Nutt Jr was born on 9 February 1901, in Lena, Leake, Mississippi, United States, his father, Charles Lee Nutt, was 23 and his mother, Alma Gilbert, was 21. He married Dorothea Porter on 24 May 1924. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Queens, New York City, New York, United States in 1930 and Garden City, Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States in 1940. He died in June 1969, in New York, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Charles Lee Nutt Jr
Dorothea Porter
Marriage: 24 May 1924
Charles Lee Nutt III

Spouse and Children

24 May 1924


Parents and Siblings

    Charles Lee Nutt


    Alma Gilbert





    Malcolm Herbert Nutt


    Ruth Nutt


    Howard Emile Nutt


    Ellen Marie Nutt


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World Events (8)

1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 6

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 16

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 18

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English not(e), nut ‘nut’; either a metonymic occupational name for a gatherer and seller of nuts, or a nickname for a man supposedly resembling a nut (for example in having a rounded head and brown complexion).2 Irish: reduced form of McNutt 1.3 North German: nickname for an industrious person, from Middle High German nutte ‘useful’, ‘efficient’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Nutt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles L Nutt Jr., "United States Census, 1930"
  • C L Nutt in household of Charles L Nutt, "United States Census, 1910"

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