29 October 1707–1748 (Age 40)
Erskine, Renfrewshire, Scotland
When James Nelson was born on 29 October 1707, in Erskine, Renfrewshire, Scotland, his father, James Neilson, was 26 and his mother, Mary Fortune, was 23. He married Jannet Sclater on 18 February 1732, in Erskine, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1748, in Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 41.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.