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Nelson Brower
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Birth: 1840
Preble County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1886
Omaha
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA

A Civil War Veteran, Nelson served with the Indiana 17th Infantry, Company A, from May 1862 until May 1865.
He married Isabelle Doty on Feb. 29, 1876 in Otley, Marion, Iowa. They had two children, Clarissa, born in December 1876 and Gerry, born in November 1878 in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Isabelle died suddenly on April 28, 1879 in Council Bluffs.

Nelson married Flora Doty in 1882 and they had one daughter, Lucy Jane, born in 1885.

After Nelson's death in 1886, Clarissa went to live with her paternal grandparents. Gerry was taken in and raised by James and Mary Brower Smith after his mother's death in 1879.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Abraham Brower (1814 - 1899)
  Barbara Parker Brower (1814 - ____)
 
 Spouses:
  Isabelle Doty Brower (1857 - 1879)
  Flora A Doty Graybill (1863 - 1933)*
 
 Children:
  Clara T Brower Butts (1875 - 1953)*
  Lucy Jane Brower Vincent (1885 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  Isabelle Brower Monroe (1835 - 1902)*
  Mary Elizabeth Brower Schamel (1838 - 1913)*
  Nelson Brower (1840 - 1886)
  George W Brower (1845 - 1912)*
  Joseph Brower (1850 - 1928)*
  Christina Brower Petty (1851 - 1926)*
  Jane Brower Patchin (1853 - 1931)*
  Elbridge E Brower (1855 - 1923)*
  Gerry Brower (1856 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: No gravestone found
 
Burial:
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Omaha
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Lot #849 4E
 
Created by: Terry
Record added: May 13, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 129753257
Nelson Brower
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- Terry
 Added: May. 13, 2014
 
 
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