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William Nellis
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Birth: May 10, 1841
Coleraine
County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Death: Dec. 13, 1918
Homestead
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mr. Nellis was an Irish emigrant and a Union Civil War veteran who served in Company A of the 3rd Massachusetts Cavalry. He served under Gen. Phil Sheridan and fought in all the major engagements in the Shenandoah Valley including Third Winchester. Military records spell the last name as Nelies and Nelles.

He married Susan McElhaney in 1868 and the couple had five children. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Susan McElhaney Nellis (1851 - 1910)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Nellis Alexander (1877 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Burial:
Homestead Cemetery
Munhall
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: B Ring
 
Maintained by: Randy Fletcher
Originally Created by: RobMinteer57
Record added: Sep 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96930582
William Nellis
Added by: Richard Boyer
 
William Nellis
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Added by: JDM
 
 
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- SUVCW
 Added: Aug. 6, 2013
Rest in Peace
- Randy Fletcher
 Added: Aug. 6, 2013
 
 
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