|Birth: ||Feb. 13, 1893, Sweden|
|Death: ||Apr. 28, 1956|
Birchdale Past & Present: Nellie was born in Sweden, the daughter of Peter & Gunilla Person. The family emigrated to the United States when Nellie was only 1 year old. They first settled in Albert Lee, MN & then moved to Detroit Lakes. In 1913, they moved to a home place southwest of Birchdale. Nellie had 5 siblings, all born in Minnesota: Ellen, Alma (Lundgren), Manville, Edlyn, & Arlene (Carew). Ellen & Edlyn died at a young age.
Nellie married Dan Danielson & they homesteaded about a mile east & south of the Persons. They lived in a log house for many years & had 2 children: LD & Gertrude. Eventually they bought 80 acres from Anna Staaf & moved to a house 1 mile east of her parents.
Nellie was a great cook & baker. She also made sure that her grandchildren got to Sunday School in Birchdale. Grandsons Curtis & Roger Danielson stayed with their grandparents on weekends & during the summer & helped on the farm.
Peter Soloman Pearson (1861 - 1945)
Bertha Gunilla Anderson Pearson (1874 - 1951)
Daniel Danielson (1890 - 1971)
L. D. Evenrude Danielson (1919 - 2001)*
Nellie M Pearson Danielson (1893 - 1956)
Arline Marie Pearson Carew (1912 - 2009)*
Maintained by: Judy Imes
Originally Created by: Bonita Mai-Wheelock-Grif...
Record added: Jul 26, 2012
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