About Benjamin Nelson
Benjamin, a son of Thomas and Mary Nelson, born: 19 August 1826, baptised 25 March 1827 by Thomas Ireland - Chaplain. Residence: Thomas and Mary Nelson - Albany. Occupation: Farmer. Source: "South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004." Images. FamilySearch. https://Familysearch.org/das/v2/TH-1951-23580-53727-34/$dist?ctx=CrxCtxPublicAccess&headerValue=attachment%3B%20filename%3Drecord-image.jpg: accessed 2014. Citing William Cullum Library, Wits University, Johannesburg. (Grahamstown - St George's Cathedral (Anglican) register), 1826-1836, page 48, entry number 397.
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Benjamin Nelson died aged 60 years, 3 months and 11 days. (see burial register entry)