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John Henry Nissen
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Birth: 1851, Denmark
Death: Mar. 3, 1917
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

The deaths of Mr.and Mrs. John H. Nissen, which occurred within a few days of each other. took from Portland two pioneers of long standing. Mr. Nissen. passed away March 2 at the family home. 359 Forty-second street, and Mrs. Nissen's death occurred on March 4. Both were the result of pneumonia
Mr. and Mrs. Nissen were both born in Germany. Mr. Nissen In 1851 and Mrs. Nissen April 21. 1854. They resided in this country almost 50 years. For a long time they lived on their farm near Diley, In Washington County. Here four children passed away, leaving the parents broken.
For some years they had lived In Portland. They are survived by three ch1ldren- John Nissen of Eagle CIlff, and Mrs. Charles Burchell and Miss Clara Nissen, of Corvallis.


1910 United States Federal Census
Home in 1910: Eureka, Wahkiakum, Washington
Household Members: Name Age
John Nissen 58
Catherine M Nissen 55
Thomas P Nissen 28
John H Nissen 24
Arthur Nissen 22
Clara Nissen 19
Jesse A Nissen 17
Nina E Nissen 15
Chas Strom 27 (boarder)
G W Cory 29 (boarder)
R G Thompson 24 (boarder)

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  Catharine Maria Andreas Nissen (1854 - 1917)
  Ida Sophia Nissen Burchell (1876 - 1958)*
  Nina Emma Nissen (1894 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Sec 12, Lot 202, Grave 3S
Maintained by: Mark and Glorene Stevens
Originally Created by: VDR
Record added: Jul 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54860373
John Henry Nissen
Added by: Mark and Glorene Stevens
John Henry Nissen
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 Added: Jul. 12, 2010

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