Nellie Gertrude Nye

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Nellie Gertrude Nye (Lee)

Birthplace: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA
Death: Died in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA
Cause of death: Lung Cancer
Place of Burial: Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of George Elmer Lee and Bessie Mae Lee
Wife of John Samuel Nye
Mother of <private> Nye; Richard William Nye; Karen Irene Duckworth; Jackie Nye; LeRoy Donald Nye and 1 other
Sister of Adel M. Arnold and <private> Springer (Lee)
Half sister of Raymond J. Gilpin and <private> Cronin (Gilpin)

Managed by: John H. Nye
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About Nellie Gertrude Nye

She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother with love and dedication to her family. She was a dedicated Christian at the Church of God. She kept house and did a fantastic job with little money and no running water in her home. She would pump the water for cooking, washing and bathing on Saturdays in the canvas bathtub.

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Nellie Gertrude Nye's Timeline

October 26, 1912
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA
May 22, 1930
Age 17
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA
April 7, 1934
Age 21
Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, USA
- April 1941
Age 25
Cedar Rapids, Linn, IA, USA

2/1940 - While living here John Robert scalded his mouth when he sucked on a boiling tea pot.

September 4, 1939
Age 26
Cedar Rapids, Linn, IA, USA
April 1941
- 1947
Age 28
Cedar Rapids, Linn, IA, USA
March 6, 1946
Age 33
Cedar Rapids, IA, USA
Age 34
Cedar Rapids, Linn, IA, USA

John R. started playing the Tuba while living here in summer of 1948.