Nellie L Allison

1904–1950 (Age 46)
Middletown, Logan, Illinois, United States

The Life of Nellie L

When Nellie L Allison was born on 27 June 1904, in Middletown, Logan, Illinois, United States, her father, Alexander Allison, was 30 and her mother, Lenora Jacobs, was 27. She married John Lemuel Anderson on 13 May 1923, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Menard, Illinois, United States in 1920. She died on 18 August 1950, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nellie L Allison
John Lemuel Anderson
Marriage: 13 May 1923
Helen Anderson
James Anderson
Mary Anderson
Mary Lochbaum
John W Anderson
Anna Belle Anderson

Spouse & Children

13 May 1923
Illinois, United States


  • Helen Anderson


  • James Anderson


  • Mary Anderson


  • Mary Lochbaum


  • John W Anderson


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Parents & Siblings

  • Alexander Allison


  • Female1876–1956Female



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

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.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 6

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 13

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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 Anderson in household of John L Anderson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nellie L Allison in household of Alexander Allison, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nellie Lenora Allison Anderson, "Find A Grave Index"

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