Nellie Savage

13 December 1890–January 1989 (Age 98)
North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Nellie

When Nellie Savage was born on 13 December 1890, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Henry Russell Savage, was 25 and her mother, Effie C. Draper, was 25. She had at least 1 son with James Henry Durham. She lived in New Hanover, North Carolina, United States in 1900. She died in January 1989, in Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, United States, at the age of 98.

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Family Time Line

James Henry Durham
1889–1944
Nellie Savage
1890–1989
Emmett Howe Durham
1919–1983

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 6
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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage
Age 7
In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 26
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English, Old French salvage, sauvage ‘untamed’ (Late Latin salvaticus literally ‘man of the woods’, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’, influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural).2 Irish: generally of English origin (it was taken to County Down in the 12th century), this name has also sometimes been adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Sabháin, the name of a small south Munster sept, which was earlier Anglicized as O’Savin( see Savin ).3 Americanized form of Ashkenazic Jewish Savich .

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

Possible Related Names

Savin
Savich
Ramage
Sage
Salvage
Savidge
Savitt

Sources (4)

  • Nellie Savage in household of Henry R Savage, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nellie Draper Savage, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Nellie Draper Savage, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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