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John Sterling Nelson, Sr
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1858
Caddo Gap
Montgomery County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1923
Stonewall
Pontotoc County
Oklahoma, USA

He was the 4th child of Archibald Nelson and Nancy Elizabeth Strawn. He married Alice Josephine Johnson 26 Sep 1882 in Montgomery County, AR.

They had 8 children:
William Frank Nelson - b. Sep 1884
Jesse L Nelson - b. Feb 1887
Ida Mabel Nelson - 1/11/1889-3/26/1965.
John S. Nelson, Jr. - 11/19/1891-12/14/1977.
Virginia A. Nelson [Rose] - b. Nov 1898.
Eleanor Nelson [Graves]-b. unknown.
Arch Nelson - b. unknown.
Adelle Nelson [Fry] - b. unknown.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Archibald Nelson (1830 - 1911)
  Nancy Elizabeth Strawn Nelson (1834 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Alice Josephine Johnson Nelson (1865 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  William Franklin Nelson (1884 - 1962)*
  Mabel Nelson Morris (1889 - 1965)*
  John Sterling Nelson (1891 - 1977)*
  Virginia Alice Nelson Rose (1894 - 1993)*
  Eleanor Nelson Graves (1898 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  Julia Frances Nelson Whisenant (1855 - 1929)*
  John Sterling Nelson (1858 - 1923)
  Forest Adele Nelson Lomax (1860 - 1935)*
  Archibald Calvin Nelson (1862 - 1877)*
  Enoch Adolphus or Archibald Nelson (1864 - 1877)*
  Lillie Elsie Nelson Welch (1866 - 1936)*
  Dovie Ann Nelson Powell (1868 - 1910)*
  Mattie Nelson Powell (1871 - 1965)*
  Linny Nelson (1879 - 1880)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Stonewall Cemetery
Stonewall
Pontotoc County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Unknown
 
Created by: Angie Knott
Record added: Apr 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50926387
 

First cousin 3x removed.
- Angie Knott
 Added: Mar. 6, 2015

- Kendra Logston
 Added: Jul. 23, 2014
To light your way.
- Helperkw
 Added: Oct. 3, 2013
 
 
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