For the location of the lots and names of land owners in 1875 view the
Atlas sheet for the Town of Nelson.
Bailey, Asa B., PO Morrisville, farmer and dairyman, 180 acres, born Nelson, January 22, 1826, assessor from 1815 to 1881; wife, Samantha M. Farnham, born Nelson, November 28,1829, married February 21, 1849, one child who died October 24, 1877. Father, Anson Bailey. Grandfather Enoch Bailey, who was one of the pioneers of Nelson and a revolutionary soldier.
Bassett, Sylvanus P., PO Erieville.
Beebe, E.S., PO Nelson.
Booth, E., PO Nelson.
Brown, Russell, PO Erieville.
Duffy, P.R., PO Erieville.
English, William E., PO Nelson.
Ensign, Thomas, PO Nelson.
Francis, Rowland C., PO Nelson farmer, 58 acres, born Llaiterfil, Montgomery County, North Wales, October 1, 1816; settled April 1, 1854; wife, Ruth Jones, born Glassglow, Flint Co., North Wales, March 8, 1815, married October 6, 1841, children, 8.
Greenwood, Levi P., PO Erieville.
Griffin, Henry, PO Erieville.
Hamilton, C.W., PO Nelson.
Hamilton, D.A., PO Nelson.
Matteson, O.V., PO Nelson.
Moore, F.W., PO Erieville.
Richards, William, PO Nelson, farmer and produce dealer, butter and cheese manufacturer, 750 acres, born Wales, January 21, 1819, settled 1840, has been assessor three terms; wife, Margaret Roberts, born Wales, May 12, 1828, married January 1852, children 10, living 8.
Richardson, Granville, PO Erieville.
Richardson, T.M., PO Erieville.
Shaffer, William S., PO Erieville,
Smith, H.K., PO Nelson.
Smith, Samuel Allen, PO Nelson Flats, farmer, 105 acres, born on farm now owned by him July 12, 1809, the land was taken up by his father, who came from MA; is a man noted for his piety and who has been for many years a prominent and active member of the Methodist Episcopal Church; wife, Mary Ann Hotchkiss, born Canandaigua, NY, married June 16, 1817; children, 5.
Smith, William A., PO Nelson.
Stanton, C.B., PO Cazenovia.
Wilson, William H., PO Erieville.