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  • Dr. Anton N. Nelson (1878 - 1958)
    Gaylord Nelson (1916-2005) spent his youth steeped in the political and natural landscape of northern Wisconsin. His paternal grandparents emigrated from Christiana, Norway, and claimed a homestead all...
  • August Ferdinand Nilsson (1890 - 1912)
    Mr August Ferdinand Nilsson Born: Sunday 19th October 1890 Age: 21 years Last Residence: in Aröd Västergötland Sweden Occupation: General Labourer 3rd Class passeng...
  • Benedictus Cornukindus (1555 - 1611)
    Kyrkoherde Odensvi Livshistoria. Född 1555 [Bränntorp, Horn] - platsen något osäker. Han var student i Uppsala 1576 Prästvigd 1577 Comminister i Norrköping...
  • Berta Olivia Nilsson (1894 - 1976)
    Miss Berta Olivia Nilsson Born: Thursday 22nd February 1894 Age: 18 years Marital Status: Single. Last Residence: in Ransbysäter Sweden 3rd Class passenger First Embarked: Sout...
  • Erik Nilsson (c.1710 - 1759)
    Erik Nilsson, född ca 1710, död 1759-03-23 i Lesjöfors, Rämmen. Mästersmed. Död av håll och styng. Mästersven vid Hättälven 1733-...

About the Nilsson surname

my mother was a Nilsson from Ostersund and Stockholm, Sweden. I have some cousins here in U.S. that when their relatives came over from Sweden, it got changed to Nelson.