Helen Ashe Hays

Female3 December 1876–12 March 1947

Brief Life History of Helen Ashe

When Helen Ashe Hays was born on 3 December 1876, in California, United States, her father, William Williams Hays, was 39 and her mother, Sarah Susan Parks, was 37. She married Myron Chester Nutting in 1914, in Vienna, Austria. She lived in Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, United States for about 10 years and Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States for about 5 years. She died on 12 March 1947, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Myron Chester Nutting
1890–1972
Helen Ashe Hays
1876–1947
Marriage: 1914

Sources (13)

  • Hellena Hays in household of Wm M Hays, "United States Census, 1870"
  • U.S., Consular Reports of Marriages, 1910-1949
  • Helen Ashe Nutting, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1914Vienna, Austria
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 5

    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.

    1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

    Age 15

    Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 20

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Hayes .

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

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