Noted events in her life were:
• Census, 1920, Kansas, Mitchell County, Cawker Township, Roll 540 Book 2, Page 30a. Age 37 yrs., housekeeper.
Nellie married Gert Gerardus DeBey, son of Gerhardus (George) DeBey and Maire (Mary) VanDonge. (Gert Gerardus DeBey was born on 20 Oct 1881 in Dispatch, Kansas.)