William Franklin Nettles

13 April 1923–12 July 1989 (Age 66)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of William Franklin

When William Franklin Nettles was born on 13 April 1923, in Mississippi, United States, his father, John Fletcher Nettles, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Dora Anders Oaks, was 30. He lived in District 5 Supervisor District, Wilkinson, Mississippi Territory, United States for about 10 years. He died on 12 July 1989, in Mississippi, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Wilkinson, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Fletcher Nettles
1892–1963
Elizabeth Dora Anders Oaks
1893–1970
Jewel Delmas Anders
1915–1990
Sydney Nettles
1920–2004
Clyde Howard Nettles
1921–1991
William Franklin Nettles
1923–1989
Morris Cleo Nettles
1925–2002
Lessie Nettles
1930–2010

Parents and Siblings

    John Fletcher Nettles

    Male1892–1963Male

    Elizabeth Dora Anders Oaks

    Female1893–1970Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1925 · B.B. King is Born

Age 2

B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925, in Itta Bean, Mississippi. He was a famous American blues singer, electric guitarist, and record producer. In 1987, he inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
1927

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941

Age 18

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Nettle .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Nettles in household of Fletcher J Nettles, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William Nettles in household of Fletcher Nettles, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Franklin Nettles, "Find A Grave Index"

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