Earl Clarence Nelson

4 July 1910–10 February 1967 (Age 56)
Wibaux, Wibaux, Montana, United States

The Life of Earl Clarence

When Earl Clarence Nelson was born on 4 July 1910, in Wibaux, Wibaux, Montana, United States, his father, Christian Adolph Nelson, was 41 and his mother, Anna Stacia Dunn, was 32. He married Matilda Ann Eichhorn on 9 September 1933. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Judicial Township 1, Placer, California, United States in 1940. He died on 10 February 1967, in Placer, California, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Sylvan Cemetery, Citrus Heights, Sacramento, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Earl Clarence Nelson
Matilda Ann Eichhorn
Marriage: 9 September 1933
John Earl Nelson
David Richard Nelson

Spouse and Children

9 September 1933


Parents and Siblings

    Christian Adolph Nelson





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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)

  • Earl C Nelson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Earl Nelson in household of Chris A Nelson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Earl Nelson in household of Christian A Nelson, "United States Census, 1930"

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