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Nelson, Albert
B: 04 Aug 1872, Smaland, Sweden
D: 27 Oct 1952, age 80
M: 18 Nov 1898, Marta Viktoria Jonasdotter b. 02 Feb 1883, Varmland Province, Sweden. She was dau to Jonas Ersson and Ingrid Halvarsdotter. Her mother d. 02 Dec 1888 and her father then decided to bring his three children, Erik, Sara Kristena, and Marta to America. They arrived in Hallock, MN in the summer of 1892 and were met at the train by Ivar Wass. After a short time, Jonas changed his name to John and the family name to Oslund. He lived in Granville Township until his death on 06 May 1909. Martha d. 18 Apr 1953, age 70.

Albert and his brothers, Oscar and Herman, came to America when they were young and lived with relatives on a farm near Lake Bronson, MN.

FN: Unknown
MN: Unknown

Children of Albert Nelson and Marta Viktoria Jonasdotter (later Oslund):

Ingrid Nelson
B: 06 Feb 1897
D: 18 Aug 1967
M: John Rosequist, of Hallock, MN

Alton Ervin Nelson
B: 20 Nov 1898
M: 03 Sep 1919, Minnie Kautz, at Hallock, MN b. 23 Jun 1898 at Claremont, MN to Hellmuth (Herman) and Amelia Kautz.

Children of Alton Nelson and Minnie Kautz:

Dennis LeRoy Nelson
B: 20 Feb 1920
M: 17 May 1944, Violet Gustafson, b. 09 Feb 1915, dau of Carl and Hulda Gustafson

Children of Dennis Nelson and Violet Gustafson:

Linda Nelson
D: In infancy

Dwight Dennis Nelson
B: 02 Oct 1948
M: Nancy Drake, had a son, Eric Michael b. 15 Feb 1977

Bonnie Marie Nelson
B: 17 Jul 1950
M: 06 Oct 1973, Gary Shostedt, had a son, Zachary Frederick Shostedt

Pauline Joanne Nelson
B: 22 Oct 1951
M: 19 Nov 1973, Jeff Michaelis

Wanda Denise Nelson
B: 14 Apr 1954
D: 03 Apr 1959

Jody Christine Nelson
B: 28 Apr 1959

Ann Nelson
B: 04 Sep 1900
D: 28 May 1962
M: Ray Swanson, of St. Paul, MN

Helen Nelson
B: 15 Nov 1902

Edythe Nelson
B: 07 Mar 1905
M: Fred Glidden, of Hallock, MN

Walter Nelson
B: 07 Jul 1909
D: 07 Oct 1945, auto accident
M: Melvie Swanson, of Lake Bronson, MN