Nellie Allison

1905–1993 (Age 88)
Idaho, United States

The Life of Nellie

When Nellie Allison was born on 18 November 1905, in Idaho, United States, her father, Alexander Allison, was 30 and her mother, Martha Ellen Abernathy, was 27. She married Arthur Newman on 26 September 1934, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States. She died on 25 December 1993, in Fruitland, Payette, Idaho, United States, at the age of 88.

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Nellie Allison
Arthur Newman
Marriage: 26 September 1934

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26 September 1934
Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

Age 24

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

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 Allison in household of Alexander Allison, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nellie M Allison in household of Alex A Allison, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nellie Allison in household of Alex Allison, "United States Census, 1930"

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