Howard Nash

10 June 1911–15 September 1978 (Age 67)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Howard

When Howard Nash was born on 10 June 1911, in Virginia, United States, his father, Fullen Hendrix Nash, was 55 and his mother, Margaret Matilda Thompson, was 42. He married Margie Nelle Jessee on 21 January 1939, in Lebanon, Frederick, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Cleveland, Russell, Virginia, United States in 1920. He died on 15 September 1978, at the age of 67.

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Howard Nash
Margie Nelle Jessee
Marriage: 21 January 1939
Harriet Mabel Nash
Lula Rachel Nash

Spouse and Children

21 January 1939
Lebanon, Frederick, Virginia, United States


    Harriet Mabel Nash


    Lula Rachel Nash


Parents and Siblings

    Fullen Hendrix Nash


    Margaret Matilda Thompson




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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

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.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Age 6

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.

Age 18

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by an ash tree, a variant of Ash by misdivision of Middle English atten ash ‘at the ash’, or a habitational name from any of the many places in England and Wales named Nash, from this phrase, as for example Nash in Buckinghamshire, Herefordshire, or Shropshire. The name was established from an early date in Wales and Ireland.2 Jewish: of unknown origin, possibly an Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Howard Nash in household of Margaret Nash, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Howard L Nash in entry for Harriet Mabel Nash, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"
  • Howard Nash in entry for Lula Rachel Nash, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"

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