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Christopher Columbus Nelson
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1836
Deerfield
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1872
Barton
Orleans County
Vermont, USA

son of Columbus Nelson &
Louisa (Boyden) Nelson

Christopher Nelson of Deerfield, while coupling cars recently at South Barton, Vt., on the Passumpsic railroad, was caught in the abdomen between the tender and the dead-wood of the car, receiving injuries from which he died the following day. [published March 8, 1872 Springfield Republican]

 
 
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 Parents:
  Columbus Nelson (1803 - 1886)
  Louisa Boyden Nelson (1805 - 1848)
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Clay Nelson (1832 - 1860)*
  Elizabeth Nelson Williams (1834 - 1920)*
  Christopher Columbus Nelson (1836 - 1872)
  Helen Sophia Nelson Robbins (1837 - 1911)*
  Anna Louise Nelson (1840 - 1921)*
  Margaret Viola Nelson Bradford (1843 - 1874)*
  Eugene Clarence Nelson (1848 - 1880)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Christopher Columbus
son of
Columbus & Louisa B
Nelson
died at Barton Vt
from injuries on the R R
March 1 1872
AE 25 yrs 8 mos & 9 ds
 
Burial:
Mill River Cemetery
Deerfield
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: 10th row
 
Created by: Anonymous
Record added: May 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89592454
Christopher Columbus Nelson
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peace be with you
- Anonymous
 Added: May. 28, 2012
 
 
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