History: Elsa Nelson

Elsa Nelson was born April 21, 1858 at Efveröd, Kristianstad, Sweden; the daughter of Niels Nelson and Anna Anderson. She was the third child in a family of five. The children were: Nels, Andrew, Elsa, Hannah, Anna, and a half sister, Elna. At the age of six or eight she herded geese for her father. […]

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History: Elsa Nelson

Elsa Nelson Written by Granddaughter, Edna Viola Nelson Anna Anderson (315) – Mother Anna Nelson (319) – Sister Anna Rosenquist Nelson (60) – Daughter Andrew Nelson (317) – Brother Edward Rosenquist Nelson (63) – Son Effie Druscilla Nelson (66) – Daughter Ella Karn Nelson (65) – Daughter Elna Isaksdotter (1489) – Half-Sister Elsa Nelson (59) […]

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History: Elsa Nelson

When Elsa was 36 years old, she gave birth to another son on 13 May 1894 in Efveröd. They named him Helding Rosenquist. Elsa’s parents both died when she was 36 years old. Her father (Niels Nelson) died at the age of 67 on 28 May 1894 in Lyngby and her mother (Anna Anderson) died […]

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History: Elsa Nelson

Elsa Nelson was born on 21 April 1858 in Efveröd, Kristianstad, Sweden to Niels Nelson, age 31, and Anna Anderson, age 36. She was the 3rd of 5 children, and the 1st of 3 daughters, born to the couple. Her older siblings were: Nels, born 12 August 1852 in Borrestad, Skåne, Sweden; and Andrew, born […]

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History: Elsa Nelson

History: Elsa Nelson Written by Great-Great-Granddaughter, Kellie Jeanette Lunt Andrew Nelson (317) – Brother Anna Anderson (315) – Mother Anna Nelson (319) – Sister Anna Rosenquist Nelson (60) – Daughter Edward Rosenquist Nelson (63) – Son Effie Druscilla Nelson (66) – Daughter Ella Karn Nelson (65) – Daughter Elna Isaksdotter (1489) – Half-Sister Elsa Nelson […]

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