Nettie Pearl Hall

1895–1974 (Age 79)
Boone, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Nettie Pearl

When Nettie Pearl Hall was born on 1 February 1895, in Boone, West Virginia, United States, her father, George Washington Hall, was 27 and her mother, Emma Barrett Allen, was 18. She married James Garfield Hager on 5 May 1911. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Peytona Magisterial District, Boone, West Virginia, United States in 1900 and Washington Magisterial District, Boone, West Virginia, United States for about 30 years. She died in February 1974, in Boone, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Nettie Pearl Hall
1895–1974
James Garfield Hager
1882–1979
Marriage: 5 May 1911
James A Hager
1912–
Adren Hager
1913–
Lois I Hager
1915–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
5 May 1911
children

(3)

  • James A Hager

    Male1912–Male

  • Adren Hager

    Male1913–Male

  • Lois I Hager

    Female1915–Female

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(5)

  • Male1893–1965Male

  • Female1895–1974Female

  • Aubrey Earl Hall

    Male1897–1936Male

  • A. P. Hall

    Female1897–Female

  • Eva Clara Hall

    Female1911–2000Female

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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 3

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 21

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

English, Scottish, Irish, German, and Scandinavian: from Middle English hall (Old English heall), Middle High German halle, Old Norse hōll all meaning ‘hall’ (a spacious residence), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in or near a hall or an occupational name for a servant employed at a hall. In some cases it may be a habitational name from places named with this word, which in some parts of Germany and Austria in the Middle Ages also denoted a salt mine. The English name has been established in Ireland since the Middle Ages, and, according to MacLysaght, has become numerous in Ulster since the 17th century.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Nettie Hager in household of James Hager, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nettie P Hager in household of James G Hager, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Nettie P Hager in household of James G Hager, "United States Census, 1920"

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