Altha Nellie Graham (1923 - 2011)



Altha Nellie Graham’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Altha so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Altha’s biography.

Altha Nellie Graham Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Altha Nellie Graham and her immediate Graham family. Add to Altha Nellie Graham's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Altha.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Altha Nellie Graham? Add burial and funeral information.


Last Known Residence

Christmas, Orange County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


Did Altha finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Altha attend? Add education.


Share what Altha did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Altha Nellie Graham is a military veteran.

Middle name


Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Altha's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Altha's nationality.


Unknown. Was Altha a religious woman? Add Altha’s religion



Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Altha during various points of her life.


1923 - In the year that Altha Nellie Graham was born, the Teapot Dome scandal became the subject of an investigation by Senator Walsh and severely damaged the reputation of the Harding administration. Secretary of the Interior Albert Bacon Fall was convicted of accepting bribes from oil companies and became the first Cabinet member to go to prison. At the time, the Teapot Dome scandal was seen as "greatest and most sensational scandal in the history of American politics".

1942 - At the age of 19 years old, Altha was alive when on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

1961 - At the age of 38 years old, Altha was alive when on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

1982 - Altha was 59 years old when on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

1984 - At the age of 61 years old, Altha was alive when on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

Altha Nellie Graham Family Tree

Who was Altha’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Altha’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Altha's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Altha Nellie Graham
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Altha's family tree by clicking here.


This obit of Altha Nellie Graham is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Altha Nellie Graham passed away on August 6, 2011 at 88 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Altha. She was born on February 25, 1923. There is no information about Altha's family or relationships. We know that Altha Nellie Graham had been residing in Christmas, Orange County, Florida.


What do you remember about Altha Nellie Graham? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Altha is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Altha Nellie Graham


Other Biographies