Nellie Allison

1899–1943 (Age 44)
Newport, Cocke, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Nellie

When Nellie Allison was born in May 1899, in Newport, Cocke, Tennessee, United States, her father, Benjamin Allison, was 29 and her mother, Canzada Ramsey, was 29. She lived in Civil District 6, Cocke, Tennessee, United States in 1900. She died on 17 November 1943, in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States.

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Nellie Allison

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Benjamin Allison


  • Canzada Ramsey




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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 13

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from a Middle English male personal name: in most cases probably Allen , but other possibilities include a variant of Ellis or a short form of Alexander . In some instances, it may be from a female personal name, Alise or Alice ( see Allis ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Nellie Alison in household of Ben Alison, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nellie Allison Bolton, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"
  • Nellie Allison, "Find A Grave Index"

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