Emma C Nelson

28 December 1882–16 March 1953 (Age 70)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Emma C

When Emma C Nelson was born on 28 December 1882, in Arkansas, United States, her father, Stephen W. Nelson, was 50 and her mother, Harriet Ann Morris, was 35. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Wood, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 1, Franklin, Texas, United States in 1910. She died on 16 March 1953, in Goldthwaite, Mills, Texas, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Stephen W. Nelson
1832–1912
Harriet Ann Morris
1847–1919
Wiley Thomas Nelson
1855–1935
William Thomas Nelson
1867–1910
Samuel Franklin Nelson
1869–1931
Thadeus MacDonald Nelson
1872–1923
Charlie Nelson
1875–1904
Isabella Nelson
1878–1942
Allie B Nelson
1880–1915
Emma C Nelson
1882–1953

Parents and Siblings

    Stephen W. Nelson

    Male1832–1912Male

    Harriet Ann Morris

    Female1847–1919Female

siblings

(8)

    Wiley Thomas Nelson

    Male1855–1935Male

    William Thomas Nelson

    Male1867–1910Male

    Samuel Franklin Nelson

    Male1869–1931Male

    Thadeus MacDonald Nelson

    Male1872–1923Male

    Charlie Nelson

    Male1875–1904Male

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World Events (8)

1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 1

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 19

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

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)

  • Emma Nelson in household of S W Nelson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma Nelson in household of S W Nelson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma C Nelson in household of Stephen W Nelson, "United States Census, 1910"

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