Nellie Lettie Burdette

16 January 1892–16 October 1964 (Age 72)
Greenville, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Nellie Lettie

When Nellie Lettie Burdette was born on 16 January 1892, in Greenville, South Carolina, United States, her father, Roy Irvin Burdette, was 21 and her mother, Ellen P. Taylor, was 20. She lived in Butler Township, Greenville, South Carolina, United States for about 40 years. She died on 16 October 1964, in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roy Irvin Burdette
1870–1899
Ellen P. Taylor
1871–1904
Nellie Lettie Burdette
1892–1964
Flossie Harley Burdette
1893–1975
Roy Irvin Burdette
1897–1928

Parents and Siblings

    Roy Irvin Burdette

    Male1870–1899Male

    Ellen P. Taylor

    Female1871–1904Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 20

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Burdett .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nella Burdett in household of Hellen P Burdett, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nellie Burdett in household of W M Taylor, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nellie I Burdett in household of John B Bramlit, "United States Census, 1930"

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