Apr. 25, 1870 Branford New Haven County Connecticut, USA
Dec. 23, 1956 Glastonbury Hartford County Connecticut, USA
Daughter of Thomas & Ellen(Mulvey) Gear of Scotland. Married Horace Irving Van Sands Oct. 15, 1891. They had two children: Horace Roland and Eunice Lyman Van Sands. Nettie died in Glastonbury Convalescent Home of a carcinoma on the nose.