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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Stephen W. Nelson
Harriet Ann Morris
Wiley Thomas Nelson
William Thomas Nelson
Samuel Franklin Nelson
Thadeus MacDonald Nelson
Charlie Nelson
Isabella Nelson
Allie B Nelson
Emma C Nelson

Parents and Siblings

    Stephen W. Nelson


    Harriet Ann Morris




    Wiley Thomas Nelson


    William Thomas Nelson


    Samuel Franklin Nelson


    Thadeus MacDonald Nelson


    Charlie Nelson


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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.

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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