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Nels J. Nelson
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Birth: Oct. 5, 1869, Denmark
Death: Nov. 26, 1907
Elk Horn
Shelby County
Iowa, USA

Nels Nelson of near Rorbeck, died at his home Sunday afternoon at 4 o'clock after a short illness of appendicitis. Deceased leaves a wife and three children, beside a host of friends to mourn his death. –Farmers Messenger, December 5, 1907

Nels Nelson who resided on the E. Kellogg farm near Roerbeck, became ill with appendicitis Wednesday and died Sunday. The funeral services were held Tuesday at his home, and the remains were buried at the Clay Hill cemetery northeast of Roerbeck. The deceased leaves a wife and four little sons. –Atlantic Democrat, December 6, 1907

Cause of Death: appendicitis 
Family links: 
  Christina Marie Petersen Nelson (1880 - 1951)
  James R. Nelson (1901 - 1989)*
  William Nelson (1902 - 1996)*
  Anton Nelson (1904 - 1983)*
  Andrew Nelson (1906 - 1981)*
  Anna Marie Nelson Hansen (1908 - 2006)*
*Calculated relationship
Clay Township Cemetery
Shelby County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Smith
Record added: Jul 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55003390
Nels J. Nelson
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 Added: Jul. 15, 2010

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