Harry Entler Nelson

10 April 1883–31 May 1964 (Age 81)
Bridgeton, Parke, Indiana, United States

The Life of Harry Entler

When Harry Entler Nelson was born on 10 April 1883, in Bridgeton, Parke, Indiana, United States, his father, Samuel B Nelson, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Edna Rea, was 29. He married Rena Myrtle Teague on 14 March 1906, in Parke, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Rural, Franklin Township, Clermont, Ohio, United States in 1935 and Perry Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 31 May 1964, in Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Harry Entler Nelson
Rena Myrtle Teague
Marriage: 14 March 1906
Paul E Nelson
Harold Anderson Nelson
Hazel Mary Nelson
Helen Louise Nelson

Spouse and Children

14 March 1906
Parke, Indiana, United States


    Paul E Nelson


    Harold Anderson Nelson



    Helen Louise Nelson


Parents and Siblings

    Samuel B Nelson


    Sarah Edna Rea




World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 23

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.

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)

  • Harry E Nelson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harry E Nelson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harry E Nelson, "United States Census, 1920"

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