Nellie Earnest

14 June 1905–25 May 2001 (Age 95)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States

The Life Summary of Nellie

When Nellie Earnest was born on 14 June 1905, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States, her father, William H. Earnest, was 32 and her mother, Caroline Josephine Carlson, was 32. She lived in Council Grove Twp, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and Yellow Springs Township, Des Moines, Iowa, United States in 1940. She died on 25 May 2001, in West Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa, United States, at the age of 95.

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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.
Age 2
Oklahoma is the 46th state.
Age 26
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Ernst .English: variant of Ernest .

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

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Sources (5)

  • Nellie Clara Earnest in entry for Caroline Jean Lofgren, "Iowa, Birth Records, 1921-1942"
  • Nellie Earnest in household of Wm H Earnest, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nellie Lofgren in household of Ronald Lofgren, "United States Census, 1940"

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