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 Nellie <I>Neilson</I> Evans

Nellie Neilson Evans

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 14 Jun 1935 (aged 78)
Aurora, Kane County, Illinois, USA
Burial Elmhurst, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 30532669 · View Source
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The early life of Nellie is a mystery. She was married to Williamm H. Schultz on 15 Sep 1878 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. William and Nellie had at least one child, a son William H. Schultz Jr. on 1 May 1886.

Later in life Nellie was living in Plano Illinois and on 2 Feb 1899 married Wilson Evans. It was Wilson's second marriage. Wilson Evans died on May 26, 1907 and was buried in Newark.

Nellie, her son William and his family had homesteads in Montana from 1915 until the mid 1920's. They were not successful in their farming endeavor and lost the homesteads in the mid 1920's.

Nellie lived with her son William and his wife Myrtle until the end of her life. She was a resident of the Old Ladies Home in Aurora, Illinois.

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According to the cemetery there is no marker.





  • Created by: Pattie Schultz
  • Added: 12 Oct 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30532669
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nellie Neilson Evans (18 Sep 1856–14 Jun 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30532669, citing Arlington Cemetery, Elmhurst, DuPage County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Pattie Schultz (contributor 28076875) .