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Nellie Josephine "Nelda" Holmes Strauss
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1879
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Aug. 5, 1948
Brown County
South Dakota, USA

Nellie was born to Albert Silas Holmes and Joanna (Paulson) Holmes. She married Fred Strauss on the 10th of April, 1903 in Green County, Wisconsin. They had four children: Inez Fredericka (Strauss) Spellman, Wilma Leone Naomi (Strauss) Strike, Burnarr Burnett Strauss and Burnell Albertus Strauss. They divorced when the children were grown. Nellie is buried next to her little granddaughter, Gay Lyn Spellman, whom she desparately tried to resusitate. 
Family links: 
  Albert Silas Holmes (1849 - 1915)
  Joanna Paulson Holmes (1848 - 1927)
  Inez Fredericka Strauss Spellman (1904 - 1997)*
  Wilma Strauss Strike (1906 - 1994)*
  Burnarr Burnett Strauss (1907 - 1993)*
  Burnell Albertus Strauss (1912 - 1912)*
  Paul Albert Holmes (1875 - 1950)*
  Edith L. Holmes Imhoff (1876 - 1949)*
  Nellie Josephine Holmes Strauss (1879 - 1948)
  Elsie May Holmes Reuter (1883 - 1950)*
  Isaac William Holmes (1886 - 1965)*
  Margaret Holmes Walters (1890 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverside Memorial Park
Brown County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: Block 86 Lot 50
Created by: Joni Spellman Krause
Record added: May 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26524103
Nellie Josephine Nelda <i>Holmes</i> Strauss
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Nellie Josephine Nelda <i>Holmes</i> Strauss
Added by: Joni Spellman Krause
Nellie Josephine Nelda <i>Holmes</i> Strauss
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 Added: Oct. 19, 2014
In honor of my great grandmother.
- Joni Spellman Krause
 Added: Apr. 29, 2014

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