Nellie Louise Allison

1900–1993 (Age 93)
Transylvania, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Nellie Louise

When Nellie Louise Allison was born on 6 July 1900, in Transylvania, North Carolina, United States, her father, James Albert Allison, was 24 and her mother, Armetta “Mittie” Bradley, was 22. She married Glover Columbus Sentell on 20 April 1916, in Transylvania, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Brevard Township, Transylvania, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Pisgah Forest, Transylvania, North Carolina, United States in 1993. She died on 13 September 1993, in Brevard, Transylvania, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Pisgah Forest, Transylvania, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nellie Louise Allison
1900–1993
Glover Columbus Sentell
1895–1968
Marriage: 20 April 1916
Adah Lois Sentelle
1919–2011
Joyce Paul Sentelle
1920–1993
Harry Glenn Sentelle
1921–2006
William Ralph Sentelle
1923–1993
Frank Elmer Sentelle
1931–2001

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
20 April 1916
Transylvania, North Carolina, United States
children

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 18

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.
1927

Age 27

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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 Sentell in household of Glover Sentell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nellie Sentelle in household of Gover Sentelle, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nellie L Sentell in household of Glover C Sentell, "United States Census, 1920"

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