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Nelson Tift
Birth: 1810
Death: 1891

US Congressman. Served in the Confederate Navy during the Civil War. Elected to represent Georgia's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1868 to 1869. Also served as a State Court Judge in 1840, and Member of the Georgia State House of Representatives in 1841. (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Maria Anna Mercer Tift (1822 - 1895)*
 
 Children:
  Frances J Tift Nelson (1844 - 1863)*
  Nelson Franklin Tift (1847 - 1926)*
  Mariah Isabella Tift Mitchell (1849 - 1890)*
  Clara Jane Tift Woolfolk (1852 - 1913)*
  Irene Webster Tift Mann (1856 - 1886)*
  James Mercer Tift (1859 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakview Cemetery
Albany
Dougherty County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Aug 17, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7773744
Nelson Tift
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Nelson Tift
Added by: Ann Williams Davis
 
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RIP..... love from your great great Granddaughter.
- Cathy Robertson Uvanni
 Added: Oct. 18, 2014
Thank you for your service. Albany owes you a great debt of respect. RIP ~ job well done.
- Citizen of Albany
 Added: Jan. 3, 2014

- Georgia Girl
 Added: Feb. 19, 2013
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