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Almond Ruey Nelson
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1872
Stevens Point
Portage County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1917
Plover
Portage County
Wisconsin, USA


Almond was the second husband of Anna BENNETT.

Obituary

Stevens Point Journal
10 Mar 1917

A.R. Nelson Dies
Former Plover Blacksmith Succumbs to Bright's Disease

Almond Ruey Nelson, aged 44 years, died at his home at Plover Thursday at 3:55pm of Bright's disease. He had not been well for a couple of years but had not been considered seriously ill until about two weeks ago.

Mr. Nelson was a son of Gardner Nelson and was born in Stevens Point Aug 14, 1872. On reaching maturity he took up railroading which he followed for some time. Later he conducted a farm in Liberty Corners and about seven years ago moved to Plover where he conducted a blacksmith shop until last fall when he gave up work.

Mr. Nelson was married in Stevens Point Nov. 22, 1895, to Miss Anna Gardner [sic]. Four of their seven children, Lawrence, Stella, Roalie, and Gertrude, besides Mrs. Nelson survive. The children range in ages from 16 years to 6 months. Garnder Nelson, the father, and a sister of A. R. Nelson, Mrs. Etta V. James of Brocket, N.D., also survive.

Gardner Nelson, who is a veteran of the Civil War and has been a resident at the Wisconsin Veterans Home near Waupaca, now lives at the home of his son at Plover.

The funeral was held from the Methodist church at Plover Saturday at 2 pm, the Rev. George A. Tennant officiating. Burial was at Forest cemetery here where Mr. Nelson's deceased children are buried.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Anna E. Bennett Nelson (1873 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Cemetery
Stevens Point
Portage County
Wisconsin, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 23, 2009
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- Candice xo
 Added: Mar. 1, 2010

- Candice xo
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- Candice xo
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