Nettie Moritz (1882 - 1979)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Nettie Moritz Biography & Family History

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

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Nettie.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Sun City, Maricopa County, Arizona

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Nettie Moritz is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Nettie's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Nettie's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Female

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1882 - In the year that Nettie Moritz was born, on August 3rd, President Chester Arthur signed the 1882 Immigration Act. "Criminals, the insane, or any person unable to take care of him or herself" were not allowed in the U.S. according to the Act. It also imposed a "head tax" on non-citizens entering the U.S.

1883 - Nettie was only 1 year old when on February 28th, in Boston MA, the first vaudeville theater was opened by Benjamin Franklin Keith.

1905 - By the time she was 23 years old, the Niagara Falls conference was held in Fort Erie, Ontario. Led by W.E.B. Du Bois and William Monroe Trotter, a group of African-American men met in opposition to racial segregation and disenfranchisement. Booker T. Washington had been calling for policies of accommodation and conciliation and these two men, along with the others who attended the conference, felt that this was accomplishing nothing. The group was the precursor to the NAACP.

1925 - By the time she was 43 years old, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

1979 - In the year of Nettie Moritz's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

Nettie Moritz Family Tree

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

Nettie's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Nettie Moritz
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

This obit of Nettie Moritz 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.

Nettie Moritz died in August 1979 at 96 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Nettie. She was born on August 18, 1882. There is no information about Nettie's family or relationships. We know that Nettie Moritz had been residing in Sun City, Maricopa County, Arizona.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Nettie Moritz

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources