Nellie Lacey (1898 - 1973)

A photo of Nellie Lacey
Nellie Lacey
1898 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
Nellie Lacey was born on May 5, 1898. She died in February 1973 at 74 years old. We know that Nellie Lacey had been residing in Asbury Park, Monmouth County, New Jersey 07712.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Nellie Lacey Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Nellie Lacey, honor her ancestry & genealogy, and her immediate Lacey family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Nellie Lacey

First name

Nellie

Middle name

Unknown.

Maiden name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Female

Birth

Nellie Lacey was born on

Death

Nellie Lacey died in

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Nellie.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Nellie Lacey?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Nellie's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Nellie a religious woman?

Last Known Residence

Asbury Park, Monmouth County, New Jersey 07712

Education

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

Professions

Share what Nellie did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Nellie's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Nellie serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Nellie Lacey?
View other bios of people named Nellie Laceys
Back to Top

Nellie Lacey Family Tree

Nellie's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Lacey family tree.

Nellie's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Nellie Lacey
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Share Memories about Nellie

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

Nellie Lacey Obituary

This obit of Nellie Lacey is maintained by Nellie's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Nellie Lacey passed away in February 1973 at 74 years old. She was born on May 5, 1898. We are unaware of information about Nellie's surviving family. We know that Nellie Lacey had been residing in Asbury Park, Monmouth County, New Jersey 07712.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Nellie Lacey

1898 - 1973 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Nellie's lifetime

In 1898, in the year that Nellie Lacey was born, on March 24th, Robert Allison of Pennsylvania became the first person to buy an American-built car. He bought a Winton, which he had seen in an advertisement in Scientific American. The Winton, built in Ohio, was made by hand and came with a leather roof, padded seats, gas lamps, and tires made by B.F. Goodrich.

In 1922, when she was 24 years old, from October 22nd - 29th, 3,000 men of Benito Mussolini's National Fascist Party marched on Rome. (Mussolini waited in Milan, he did not participate in the March.) The day after the March Mussolini went to Rome and the King of Italy handed over power to Mussolini, in part because he was supported by the military, the business class, and the right-wing factions of Italy.

In 1930, by the time she was 32 years old, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1955, when she was 57 years old, in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1973, in the year of Nellie Lacey's passing, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

Other Biographies

Other Nellie Laceys

Nellie Lacey
Brunswick, Australia
Nellie Irene Lacey
1892 - 1911
Melbourne East, Australia
Nellie Lacey
around 1883 - Oct 7, 1920
Nellie Lacey
around 1894 - Apr 8, 1895
Nellie Lacey
around 1892 - Mar 26, 1893
Nellie Lacey
May 28, 1892 - July 1972
Washington, District of Columbia
Nellie I Lacey
Aug 10, 1917 - Jun 22, 1993
Clovis, CA
Nellie Lacey
Sep 7, 1917 - Feb 12, 2003
Sioux Falls, SD
Nellie F Lacey
Mar 25, 1934 - Aug 16, 2001
Piedmont, MO
Nellie F Lacey
Nov 19, 1912 - Jul 1, 1990
Nellie M Lacey
May 23, 1931 - Jun 17, 2005
Shelton, NE
Nellie E Lacey
Apr 1, 1905 - Sep 14, 1996
Birmingham, AL
Nellie L Lacey
Dec 12, 1930 - Oct 17, 2002
Knoxville, TN
Nellie Lacey
Nov 25, 1903 - September 1983
Chicago, Illinois
Nellie Lacey
Jan 4, 1916 - Oct 13, 1988
Danville, IL
Nellie Lacey
Jun 23, 1913 - January 1984
Addyston, Ohio
Nellie Lacey
Jul 4, 1904 - September 1977
Greenville, South Carolina
Nellie L Lacey
Apr 11, 1914 - Sep 6, 2002
Lima, OH
Nellie Lacey
Aug 9, 1904 - July 1981
Crownsville, MD

Other Laceys

Elizabeth Lacey
May 20, 1921 - Oct 4, 1993
Bowie, MD
Vivian S Lacey
Jul 2, 1925 - Dec 1, 1998
Sarasota, FL
Mary R Lacey
May 28, 1933 - Jun 14, 2005
Phillipsburg, NJ
Thomas J Lacey
Jun 7, 1941 - May 20, 2009
Lackawaxen, PA
Patrick Lacey
Aug 12, 1948 - November 1979
Joan Rita Lacey
Dec 4, 1947 - Jul 5, 2010
Brick, NJ
Rachel E Lacey
Jun 10, 1910 - Apr 23, 1989
Trenton, NJ
James A Lacey
Oct 3, 1960 - Sep 6, 1989
Harold Lacey
Nov 1, 1896 - February 1976
Alberta M Lacey
Oct 31, 1918 - Jun 29, 1994
Neptune, NJ
Mildred Lacey
Apr 25, 1913 - Mar 13, 2005
Bradenton, FL
William Lacey
Mar 7, 1891 - March 1964
New Jersey
Lorraine C Lacey
Aug 16, 1922 - Jan 23, 2011
Saint Cloud, FL
Sadie Lacey
Nov 9, 1901 - Apr 11, 1993
Hackensack, NJ
Pearl Zaidee Lacey
Sep 15, 1923 - Mar 28, 2011
Flemington, NJ
Charles M Lacey
Mar 17, 1941 - Mar 24, 2005
Valerie D Lacey
Apr 20, 1957 - Dec 29, 2003
Bloomfield, NJ
Catherine Lacey
Apr 9, 1919 - Nov 13, 2008
Lakewood, NJ
Ruth v Lacey
Aug 7, 1916 - Apr 10, 1996
Saint Petersburg, FL
A J Lacey
Oct 17, 1938 - Nov 15, 1987

Other Bios

Joseph L Penn
May 9, 1922 - Jun 26, 1997
Crisfield, MD
Philip Kanas
Feb 12, 1923 - June 1975
Amos Williamson
Jan 27, 1881 - October 1970
Asbury Park, NJ
Jacob A Wiener
Mar 25, 1922 - Feb 28, 2009
New Brunswick, NJ
Verna West
May 22, 1907 - September 1984
Trenton, NJ
Francis Crowell
Aug 22, 1904 - October 1986
Fostoria, OH
Margaret Brensinger
Feb 8, 1922 - April 1982
Raymond Heiser
Apr 27, 1909 - May 1980
Indianapolis, IN
Joseph H Collins
Mar 6, 1923 - Apr 27, 1991
Keyport, NJ
Edward R Golembeski
May 4, 1923 - Jun 2, 2007
Summerville, SC
William E Post
Oct 14, 1918 - Jun 29, 2002
Blairsville, GA
Albert A Levine
Nov 22, 1922 - Sep 21, 2005
New Rochelle, NY
Sibyl Tice
Nov 22, 1899 - November 1985
New Brunswick, NJ
Virginia Grant
Mar 19, 1920 - Aug 4, 1998
South Amboy, NJ
Madge Dudas
Nov 20, 1915 - May 1987
Glendale, AZ
Eugene C Anderegg
Jun 19, 1919 - Jul 21, 1989
Queen Thomas
Jun 27, 1892 - December 1975
Neptune, NJ
Edward J Morris
Feb 5, 1921 - Jul 25, 1999
Sebastian, FL
Edith S Caggian
Sep 2, 1907 - Feb 23, 2001
Brattleboro, VT
Evelyn Smith
Nov 13, 1908 - April 1984
Asbury Park, NJ
Success Stories from Biographies like Nellie Lacey
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.