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 Homer Augustus Nelson

Homer Augustus Nelson

Birth
Lagrangeville, Dutchess County, New York, USA
Death 25 Apr 1891 (aged 61)
Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, USA
Burial Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, USA
Plot Section C, Lot 8-10, Grave 4
Memorial ID 6942226 · View Source
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Civil War Union Army Officer, US Congressman. Served during the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 159th New York Volunteer Infantry. He was elected as a Democrat to represent New York's 12th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from March 4, 1863 to March 3, 1865.

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  • Added: 20 Nov 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6942226
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Homer Augustus Nelson (31 Aug 1829–25 Apr 1891), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6942226, citing Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .