Anders Peter Nelson 1835-1914

Farmer & Carpenter.

Before 1870, Anders P moved to Thompson, Carlton County, Minnesota where he operated a boarding house.

In 1871 he joined his two brothers in Parkers Prairie. In the early years many civic and church functions were held in his 2 storey log house since it was the largest building around. Anders P build many of the houses and barns around Parkers Prairie as well as the first church and other buildings.

Chronology

  • 08 Jan 1835 born , Furuby (Olsagard), Kronobergs Lan, Sweden.
  • 13 Sep 1854 (age 19) immigrated , New York, New York.
  • 28 Feb 1859 (age 24) married Johanna Christina Petersdotter, Chisago Lake, Chisago County, Minnesota.
  • 22 Jan 1860 (age 25) daughter Helena Charlotta Judith Nelson was born, Chisago Lake, Chisago County, Minnesota.
  • 08 Jun 1865 (age 30) daughter Eva Christina Wilhelmina Nelson was born, Chisago Lake, Chisago County, Minnesota.
  • 24 May 1873 (age 38) son Nels Peter Rudolf Nelson was born, Parkers Prairie, Otter Tail County, Minnesota.
  • 13 Jul 1875 (age 40) daughter Martha Sarah Betsey Amanda Nelson was born, Parkers Prairie, Otter Tail County, Minnesota.
  • 13 Jun 1880 (age 45) son John Andrew Reynold Nelson was born, Parkers Prairie, Otter Tail County, Minnesota.
  • 08 Mar 1883 (age 48) son John Gustaf Vasa Nelson was born, Parkers Prairie, Otter Tail County, Minnesota.
  • 23 Mar 1914 (age 79) died , Parkers Prairie, Otter Tail County, Minnesota.

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Grandfather Anders Nilsson 1759-1820

Grandmother Christina Eliasdotter Hahn 1769-1827
 

Grandfather Johannes Petersson 1784-1858

 Grandmother Brita Johansdotter 1786-1843


 


Father Nils Daniel Andersson 1807-1869
 

Mother Martha Sarah Johansdotter 1808-1888


Siblings Christina Nilsdotter 1830-1896, Johan Gustaf Nilsson 1836-1836, Helena Nilsdotter 1837-1855, Charlotta Gustafa Nilsdotter 1840-1855, John Gustaf Nelson 1844-1930, Peter Olaf Nelson 1846-1912, Josephine Matilda Judith Nelson 1850-1920, Anders Peter Nelson 1835-1914,

  Wife Johanna Christina Petersdotter 1841-1917 . Married 28 Feb 1859, Chisago Lake, Chisago County, Minnesota . Children: Helena Charlotta Judith Nelson 1860-1920, Eva Christina Wilhelmina Nelson 1865-1930, Nels Peter Rudolf Nelson 1873-1938, Martha Sarah Betsey Amanda Nelson 1875-1953, John Andrew Reynold Nelson 1880-1952, John Gustaf Vasa Nelson 1883-1961,

Sources


Information last updated in John Nelson's family history file on 15 May 2005
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