Alzina Alderman

1893–1972 (Age 79)
Sylvan, Richland, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Alzina

When Alzina Alderman was born in January 1893, her father, Ephraim Alderman, was 66 and her mother, Amy Adeline Felton, was 28. She had at least 6 sons and 2 daughters with Thaddeus Harmon Alexander. She lived in Kickapoo, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years and Wisconsin, United States in 1972. She died on 24 January 1972, at the age of 79, and was buried in Soldiers Grove, Crawford, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alzina Alderman
Thaddeus Harmon Alexander
Leslie Alexander
Darold Alexander
Maxine Winifred Alexander
Wayne William Alexander
George Alexander
Gerald Ray Alexander
Gaylord Alexander
Lois Mae Alexander

Spouse & Children



  • Leslie Alexander


  • Darold Alexander


  • Maxine Winifred Alexander


  • Male1922–1994Male

  • George Alexander


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Parents & Siblings

  • Ephraim Alderman


  • Amy Adeline Felton




  • Male1881–1954Male

  • Male1885–1945Male

  • Glenn Alderman


  • Irvin Ray Alderman


  • Carrie Alderman


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 14

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

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

Southern English: status name from Middle English alderman, Old English ealdorman, literally ‘elder’. In medieval England an alderman was a member of the governing body of a city or borough; also the head of a guild.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Elzina Alexander in household of Thad H Alexander, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alzina Alexander in household of Thaddeus Alexander, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elzina Alexander in household of Thad H Alexander, "United States Census, 1930"

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