Nellie Ann Goode

9 August 1892–8 July 1964 (Age 71)
Knifley, Adair, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Nellie Ann

When Nellie Ann Goode was born on 9 August 1892, in Knifley, Adair, Kentucky, United States, her father, Littleton Marion Goode, was 31 and her mother, Ida Louisa Frances Bottoms, was 23. She married Thomas Jonce Ferguson on 17 June 1909, in Adair, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Pellyton, Adair, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Magisterial District 1 Casey Creek, Adair, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 8 July 1964, in Campbellsville, Taylor, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Knifley, Adair, Kentucky, United States.

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Thomas Jonce Ferguson
Nellie Ann Goode
Marriage: 17 June 1909
Paul Ferguson
Ores Ferguson
Opal Ferguson
Clellan Ferguson

Spouse and Children

17 June 1909
Adair, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 8

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Good .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nellie A Fergusen in household of Thomas J Fergusen, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nellie Ferguson in household of Tom J Ferguson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nellie A Ferguson in household of Tom J Ferguson, "United States Census, 1920"

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