Andrew E Nelson

1849–30 August 1927 (Age 78)
Seattle, King, Washington, United States

The Life of Andrew E

Andrew E Nelson was born in 1849 as the son of Christian Nelson and Maggie. He married Hannah Elizabeth Dearborn in 1902, in Multnomah, Oregon, United States. He died on 30 August 1927, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Andrew E Nelson
1849–1927
Hannah Elizabeth Dearborn
1875–1910
Marriage: 1902

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1902
Multnomah, Oregon, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Christian Nelson

    MaleMale

    Maggie

    FemaleFemale

siblings

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 14

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 21

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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 .

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

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  • Andrew E. Nelson, "Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960"

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