Nancy Keaton

1894–1994 (Age 100)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Keaton was born in 1894, in Georgia, United States, her father, Benjamin B. Keaton, was 67 and her mother, Mary Adeline Allen, was 59. She died in 1994, in her hometown, at the age of 100.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin B. Keaton
1827–1927
Mary Adeline Allen
1835–1901
James Thomas Keaton
1856–1934
Nancy Keaton
1894–1994

Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin B. Keaton

    Male1827–1927Male

    Mary Adeline Allen

    Female1835–1901Female

siblings

(2)

    James Thomas Keaton

    Male1856–1934Male

    Female1894–1994Female

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1906 · The Atlanta Race Riot

Age 12

The Atlanta Race Riot of 1906 occurred on the evening of September 22 through September 24. A newspaper reported the rapes of four white women by African American men. Fueled by pre-existing racial tensions, these reports enraged white men who then arranged gangs to attack African American men. Over the next few days, several thousand white men joined in and in the end, 26 people were killed and many were injured.
1920

Age 26

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Keeton .

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

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