Nelson Brock

7 February 1875–
Washington Township, Lucas, Ohio, United States

The Life of Nelson

When Nelson Brock was born on 7 February 1875, in Washington Township, Lucas, Ohio, United States, his father, William Brock, was 55 and his mother, Francis Marian Mallett, was 34. He married Gertrude Bunce on 6 March 1910, in Wood, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Lucas, Ohio, United States in 1875.

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Family Time Line

Nelson Brock
1875–
Gertrude Bunce
1884–1925
Marriage: 6 March 1910
Dail W Brock
1915–2015

Spouse and Children

    Male1875–Male

    Gertrude Bunce

    Female1884–1925Female

MARRIAGE
6 March 1910
Wood, Ohio, United States
children

(1)

    Dail W Brock

    Male1915–2015Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Brock

    Male1820–1881Male

    Francis Marian Mallett

    Female1840–Female

siblings

(8)

    Florence L. Brock

    Female1863–1944Female

    Samuel Brock

    Male1866–Male

    Male1867–1951Male

    John A. Brock

    Male1870–1919Male

    Male1872–1959Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 31

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and North German: variant of Brook .2 English, Scottish, and Scandinavian: nickname for a person supposedly resembling a badger, Middle English broc(k) (Old English brocc) and Danish brok (a word of Celtic origin; compare Welsh broch, Cornish brogh, Irish broc). In the Middle Ages badgers were regarded as unpleasant creatures.3 English: nickname from Old French broque, brock ‘young stag’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Wilson Brock in household of Marion Brock, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nelson H Brock, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nelson Brock, "United States Census, 1920"

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