Guy Harrison Nell

1889–1962 (Age 73)
Moran, Allen, Kansas, United States

The Life of Guy Harrison

When Guy Harrison Nell was born on 24 February 1889, in Moran, Allen, Kansas, United States, his father, Daniel Charles Nell, was 27 and his mother, Martha May Shupe, was 33. He married Cora Marie Newingham on 29 October 1907, in Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Scotland Township, McDonough, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Chalmers Township, McDonough, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 3 August 1962, in Macomb, McDonough, Illinois, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Macomb City Township, McDonough, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Guy Harrison Nell
Cora Marie Newingham
Marriage: 29 October 1907
Clarence Guy Nell
David Charles Nell
Marie Ellen Nell
Elizabeth Martha Nell
Golda Mae Nell
Myrtle Irene Nell
Herbert Eugene Nell

Spouse & Children

29 October 1907
Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 3

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 20

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and German: from the personal name Nel, a reduced form of Cornelius .2 South German: nickname from Middle High German nelle ‘crown of the head’, perhaps denoting an obstinate person.3 English: from the Middle English personal name Nel(le), a variant of Neill .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Guy Harrison Nell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Guy Nell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Guy H Nell, "United States Census, 1930"

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