Elizabeth Ruth (Nelson) Zaleha (1919 - 1997)

Elizabeth R (Nelson) Zaleha
1919 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Elizabeth Ruth (Nelson) Zaleha was born on August 4, 1919 at Home residence, Denver, Colorado. She was born into the Nelson family and married into the Zaleha family. She was born to Cort Neilson and Anna Marie Jessen, with sibling George. Elizabeth married Daniel Zaleha. She died on November 11, 1997 at Braswell Family Senior Care, Yucaipa, California at age 78.
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Elizabeth Ruth (Nelson) Zaleha
Most commonly known name
Female
Gender
Elizabeth
First name
R
Middle name
Nelson
Maiden name
Zaleha, Nelson
Last name(s)
Unknown
Nickname(s) or aliases
Braswell Family Senior Care, in Yucaipa, San Bernardino County, California 92415
Last known residence
Elizabeth Zaleha was born on at Home residence, in Denver, Denver County, Colorado United States 80212
Birth
Elizabeth Zaleha died on at Braswell Family Senior Care, in Yucaipa, California United States 92399
Death
Elizabeth Zaleha was born on at Home residence, in Denver, Denver County, Colorado United States 80212
Elizabeth Zaleha died on at Braswell Family Senior Care, in Yucaipa, California United States 92399
Birth
Death
There is no cause of death listed for Elizabeth.
Cause of death
at riverside national cemetary, 22495 van buren boulevard, in riverside, riverside county, California us 92518
Burial / Funeral
Unknown
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Ethnicity & Lineage

Caucasian

Nationality & Locations Lived

United States

Religion

Seventh-day Adventist

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Pacific Union College, 1943

Professions

Registered Nurse

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Military Service

Branch of service: Us Army Air Corps
Rank attained: CPL
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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May 23, 1920 - Nov 9, 1994

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Elizabeth Ruth (Nelson) Zaleha passed away on November 11, 1997 at Braswell Family Senior Care, Yucaipa, California at 78 years old. She was buried in riverside national cemetary, riverside, California us. She was born on August 4, 1919 at Home residence, Denver, Colorado. She was born to Cort Neilson and Anna Marie Jessen, with sibling George. Elizabeth married Daniel Zaleha.
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In 1919, in the year that Elizabeth Ruth (Nelson) Zaleha was born, on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

In 1968, at the age of 49 years old, Elizabeth was alive when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1976, by the time she was 57 years old, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1982, Elizabeth was 63 years old when on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

In 1997, in the year of Elizabeth Ruth (Nelson) Zaleha's passing, on July 1st, Hong Kong was returned to China. In 1898, Great Britain was awarded Hong Kong for 99 years. In a subsequent agreement, China agreed to allow Hong Kong to remain capitalist. So the handing over of the area ended British rule but did not change the economic system of Hong Kong.

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