Eugene William Nelson

8 October 1904–24 January 1951 (Age 46)
Uhrichsville, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States

The Life of Eugene William

When Eugene William Nelson was born on 8 October 1904, in Uhrichsville, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States, his father, Howard Ross Nelson, was 27 and his mother, Anna Christena Weingarth, was 28. He had at least 1 daughter with Thalia F Fernsell. He lived in Salem, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Port Washington, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States in 1930. He died on 24 January 1951, in Solon, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Hudson, Summit, Ohio, United States.

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Eugene William Nelson
Thalia F Fernsell
Janet Ann Nelson

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

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.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 2

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

Age 13

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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)

  • Eugene W Nelson in household of Howard Nelson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eugene W Nelson in household of Howard R Nelson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Eugene W Nelson in household of Howard R Nelson, "United States Census, 1930"

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