Nils August* Nelson

Nils August* Nelson

Male 1841 - 1924  (~ 82 years)

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  • Name Nils August* Nelson  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born Aug 1841  Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    • age 39 in 1880, 58 in 1900, 68 in 1910
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1869  [3
    Residence 1880  Center Township, LaPorte, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1900  Coolspring Township, LaPorte, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Residence 1910  Coolspring Township, LaPorte, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 25 Feb 1924  Michigan City, LaPorte, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried LaPorte, LaPorte, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Saint John's Lutheran Cemetery 
    Person ID I1719  Swanstrom
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2021 

    Family Christina Mathilda Fyrstén,   b. 26 Mar 1849, Gärdserum, Östergötland, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1914, LaPorte, LaPorte, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 1875  [7
    Children 
     1. Matilda Nelson,   b. Feb 1885, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F744  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1880 census shows him as August Nelson (39), a gardener. The 1900 and 1910 censuses list him as a farmer, and say he came to America in 1869.

  • Sources 
    1. [S17] 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Center, La Porte, Indiana; Roll: 292; Page: 144C; Enumeration District: 084.

    2. [S1] 1900 United States Federal Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Cool Spring, La Porte, Indiana; Page: 8; Enumeration District: 0050; FHL microfilm: 1240384.

    3. [S8] 1910 United States Federal Census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Coolspring, La Porte, Indiana; Roll: T624_363; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0093; FHL microfilm: 1374376.

    4. [S1522] U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1600s-Current.

    5. [S240] Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011, Indiana Archives and Records Administration; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Death Certificates; Year: 1924; Roll: 03.

    6. [S1984] 1900 Census, La Porte Co, 120B.

    7. [S1] 1900 United States Federal Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Concord, Clinton, Missouri; Page: 11; Enumeration District: 0033; FHL microfilm: 1240849.