Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Nelsons in:
 • Green Mount Cemetery
 • Baltimore
 • Baltimore City
 • Maryland
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
John Nelson
Birth: Jun. 1, 1794
Frederick
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1860
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA

US Congressman. Elected to represent Maryland's 4th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1821 to 1823. Also served as a Member of the Maryland State Senate from 1826 to 1829, 1830, United States Charge d'Affaires to the Two Sicilies from 1831 to 1832, and United States Attorney General from 1843 to 1845. (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Roger Nelson (1759 - 1815)
  Mary Brooke Sim Nelson (____ - 1794)
 
 Spouses:
  Matilda Tennant Nelson (____ - 1862)*
  Frances Harriott Burrows Nelson (1798 - 1836)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Sim Nelson Neill (1819 - 1880)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catherine Murdoch Nelson Lawrence (1790 - 1851)*
  John Nelson (1794 - 1860)
  Madison Nelson (1803 - 1870)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Green Mount Cemetery
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 02, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7527082
John Nelson
Added by: The Mystery Man
 
John Nelson
Added by: Ryan Gleason
 
John Nelson
Added by: Ryan Gleason
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: Jan. 18, 2014
His father was Roger Nelson: 8610391 His mother was Mary Brooke (Sim): 55078808
- Shari Hanson Frey
 Added: Jun. 29, 2013

- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Apr. 1, 2012
There are 14 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.2 after 13 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service