H. Cannon Nelson

1897–
Utah, United States

The Life of H. Cannon

H. Cannon Nelson was born in 1897, in Utah, United States. He married Nellie Maud Styler on 20 September 1918.

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H. Cannon Nelson
1897–
Nellie Maud Styler
1893–1979
Marriage: 20 September 1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 September 1918

World Events (3)

1897 · The Utah State Historical Society

Age 0

The Utah State Historical Society was, founded in 1897 and now part of the Government of Utah's Division of State History. It encourages the research, study, and publication of Utah history. It also publishes a history journal named the Utah Historical Quarterly. The Utah State Historical Society has grown to several thousand members and has published over 300 issues of the Utah Historical Quarterly.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 3

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: patronymic from the medieval personal name Nel or Neal, Anglo-Scandinavian forms of the Gaelic name Niall ( see Neill ). This was adopted by the Scandinavians in the form Njal and was introduced into northern England and East Anglia by them, rather than being taken directly from Gaelic.2 Americanized spelling of the like-sounding Scandinavian names Nilsen , Nielsen , and Nilsson .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • H. Cannon Nelson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
  • H Cannon Nelson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
  • H Cannon Nelson, "United States Western States Marriage Index"

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