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Nelson Daniels
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Birth: Oct. 13, 1813
West Rutland
Rutland County
Vermont, USA
Death: Jul. 29, 1896
Iowa County
Wisconsin, USA

Nelson Daniels was born in West Rutland Rutland Vt to John Daniels II and Phebe (Miller) Daniels (b 1781 d 1863 Stephenson co IL) He was born the same year his maternal grandfather, Aaron Miller, died. Nelson's father was executor of Aaron's estate.

Nelson's siblings were Ruth, Wealthy, Mahala, and John Jr. Mahala married Isaac Farwell and is buried in the Arena Cem.

Name: Nelson Daniels
Sex: M
Birth: 7 OCT 1813 in Vermont
Death: 29 JUL 1896 in Dodgeville, Iowa, WI
Burial: AFT 29 JUL 1896 Arena Cemetery, Arena, Iowa, WI
Census: 1850 Howard, Winnebago, IL
Census: 1860 Arena, Iowa, WI
Census: 1870 Arena, Iowa, WI

DODGEVILLE CHRONICLE, Friday, August 7, 1896: Nelson Daniels, one of the oldest settlers in the town of Arena, died at his home near this village, July 29th, at the ripe old age of 89 years. Mr. Daniels settled in this town about 50 years ago and has ever since been a resident of the town. Funeral services were held at the A.C. church, on the 31st, conducted by Elder B.N. Meigs, and the remains laid to rest in the Arena cemetery.

1850 census Howard, Winnebago, IL: Nelson Daniels, aged 36, farmer, bp VT; Lovinia aged 23, bp OH; Fanny M. aged 3; Pheba aged 1 -- all born IL.

1860 census Arena, Iowa, WI: Nelson Daniels, aged 45, farmer, bp VT; Lavina aged 30, bp OH; Fanny aged 13; Phoebe aged 11; G. W. aged 9 -- all born IL; Henry aged 6; Royal aged 4; Alonzo aged 1; Melissa aged 1 -- all born WI.

1870 census Arena, Iowa, WI: Nelson Daniele [corrected to Daniels], aged 55, farmer, bp VT; Sarah A. aged 32, bp IL; George aged 20, bp IL; Henry aged 17; Royal aged 15; Alonzo aged 11; Melissa aged 11; Betsy aged 2 -- all born WI; Emmy McCarthy, aged 16; Almenia J. McCarthy, aged 6 -- both born WI.
Arena Cemetery
Iowa County
Wisconsin, USA
Created by: Mallory Smith
Record added: Jun 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71183907
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