Robert Hope “Bob” Nelson
Greeneville, Greene County, Tennessee, USA
|Death||9 Jan 1929 (aged 82)
Christian County, Missouri, USA
|Burial||Sparta, Christian County, Missouri, USA|
|Memorial ID||11490755 ·|
B: AUG 22 1842 (1846) Lied about his age
D: JAN 9 1929
2 KANS. L. A.
His military gravestone shows evidence that he lied about his age to join the Union Army. The stone incorrectly lists he birth year as 1842 instead of 1846. So eager to even the slate against those who killed his father.
- Maintained by: mokennehan
- Originally Created by: Alice P.
- Added: 7 Aug 2005
- Find a Grave Memorial 11490755
Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Hope “Bob” Nelson (22 Aug 1846–9 Jan 1929), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11490755, citing Sparta IOOF Cemetery, Sparta, Christian County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by mokennehan (contributor 47119719) .