Nancy Alwilda Gideon

Female28 August 1866–7 November 1935

Brief Life History of Nancy Alwilda

When Nancy Alwilda Gideon was born on 28 August 1866, in Illinois, United States, her father, Henry Sanford Gideon, was 29 and her mother, Rebecca Elizabeth Osburn, was 24. She married Marcus L. Mabbitt on 3 November 1885, in Madison, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Salem, Laramie, Wyoming, United States in 1910 and Phillips, Laramie, Wyoming, United States for about 10 years. She died on 7 November 1935, in Wyoming, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in La Grange, Laramie, Wyoming, United States.

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Marcus L. Mabbitt
Nancy Alwilda Gideon
Marriage: 3 November 1885
Infant Mabbitt
Bessie M Mabbitt
William S Mabbitt
Roy Mabbitt
Marquis Thornberry Mabbitt

Sources (10)

  • Wilda Mabbitt in household of Mark Mabbitt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Wilda Gideon, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"
  • Nancy A. Gideon Mabbitt, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 November 1885Madison, Iowa, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Nebraska is the 37th state.

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

    Age 1

    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    1885 · The First Skyscraper

    Age 19

    The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

    Name Meaning

    Jewish: from the Biblical name meaning ‘one who cuts down’ inHebrew. It was borne by an Israelite leader appointed to deliver hispeople from the Midianites (Judges 6:14).

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

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