Nellie Butcher

1879–1962 (Age 82)
Cedarville Township, Greene, Ohio, United States

The Life of Nellie

When Nellie Butcher was born on 12 November 1879, in Cedarville Township, Greene, Ohio, United States, her father, Joseph Butcher, was 27 and her mother, Flora A. Keyes Butcher, was 26. She married Ernest Elmer Corry on 21 September 1907, in Clark, Ohio, United States. She lived in Lawrence Township, Washington, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Greenfield Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States in 1930. She died on 28 May 1962, at the age of 82.

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Nellie Butcher
Ernest Elmer Corry
Marriage: 21 September 1907

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21 September 1907
Clark, Ohio, United States

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a butcher or slaughterer, Middle English bo(u)cher (Old French bouchier, a derivative of bouc ‘ram’).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Nelle Corry in household of Ernest E Corry, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nellie Butcher in household of Joseph Butcher, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nellie Bucher in household of Joseph Bucher, "United States Census, 1900"

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