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Magnus "Marshall" Nielsen Nelson (Mjøndalen)

Also Known As: "Marshall"
Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
Death: September 14, 1903 (60)
Summit, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA
Place of Burial: Summit, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Niels "Nels" Nielsen Nelson and Toline "Tullena" Andersdatter Nelson
Brother of Anders "Annis" Nielsen Nelson; Lauritz "Louis" E. Nelson; Martin Nelson and Margaret Nelson
Half brother of Nils Nilsen Ryge

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Dale Nelson
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About Magnus "Marshall" Nielsen Nelson

NELSON, Marshall - WI 28th Inf Co C (Whitaker Guards). Residence: Summit, Waukesha County, Wisconsin. Born in Norway. Civil War: Farmer. Unmarried. Age 19. Blue eyes, sandy hair, light complexion, 5’9”, slim build. Enlisted for three years on 14 Aug 1862 at Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. Mustered 13 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Discharged for disability on 12 Jul 1863 at Helena, Arkansas. Post war: In April 1882 a man named Marshall Nelson of Oconomowoc, Waukesha County, was granted a pension of $8 a month because of chronic diarrhea resulting in debilitation of his liver, stomach and kidneys. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 132-5,14; red book vol 33) (“Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883 (living in Wisconsin)”, Park Genealogical Books, Roseville, Minnesota publ. 1998.)

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Magnus "Marshall" Nielsen Nelson's Timeline

December 22, 1842
Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
September 14, 1903
Age 60
Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA
Age 60
Summit, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA