Georgia Family Group Sheet for Jesse C. NELSON Family

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Submitted by: Ellen Nelson
Email address: hnelsonn@cox-internet.com
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Husband: Jesse C NELSON
Birthdate: 1796
Birthplace: Georgia
Death date: January 8, 1855
Place of death: Cusetta, Chattahoochee County, Georgia
Father: Charles NELSON
Mother: Lydia HAND

Marriage date: abt 1819
Marriage place: Georgia

Wife: Susan WALL
Birthdate: 1801
Birthplace: Virginia
Death date:
Place of death: Maybe  Floyd County, Georgia
Father: John WALL
Mother: Dorcas MATTOX
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CHILDREN
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Child No. 1: Lydia NELSON
Sex: f
Birthdate: 1820
Birthplace: Columbia County, Georgia
Death date:
Place of death:
Marriage date: abt 1836
Marriage place: Muscogee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: Jeptha WALL

Child No. 2: Leonard Pitchfork NELSON
Sex: m
Birthdate: December 02, 1821
Birthplace: Putnam County, Georgia
Death date: July 31, 1895
Place of death: Tallapoosa County, Alabama
Marriage date: January 13, 1848
Marriage place: Muscogee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: Catherine Lee WELCH

Child No. 3: Noel C. NELSON
Sex: m
Birthdate: 1823
Birthplace: Putnam County, Georgia
Death date: Bef. 1870
Place of death:
Marriage date: 1854
Marriage place: Muscogee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: Alsey LEE

Child No. 4: Anderson B. NELSON
Sex: n
Birthdate: 1827
Birthplace: Crawford County, Georgia
Death date: Abt. 1860
Place of death: Shown on roster as in hospital and sick in 1863
Marriage date: January 13, 1848
Marriage place: Muscogee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: Sarah WELCH

Child No. 5: Amos R. NELSON
Sex: m
Birthdate: 1831
Birthplace: Crawford County,  Georgia
Death date: July 24, 1888
Place of death: Johnson County, Texas
Marriage date: March 20, 1851
Marriage place: Muscogee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: Sarah S. WILLETT

Child No. 6: Henry M. NELSON
Sex: m
Birthdate: 1832
Birthplace: Putnam County, Georgia
Death date: abt 1870
Place of death: Crenshaw County, Alabama
Marriage date: October 09, 1857
Marriage place: Chattahoochee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: Elizabeth PATE

Child No. 7: Catherine Ann NELSON
Sex: f
Birthdate: 1834
Birthplace: Muscogee County, Georgia
Death date: October 1910
Place of death: Itasca, Hill County, Texas
Marriage date: November 13, 1850
Marriage place: Muscogee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: William WELCH

Child No. 8: Elizabeth Ann "Betsie" NELSON
Sex: f
Birthdate: May 19, 1836
Birthplace: Muscogee County, Georgia
Death date: September 15, 1898
Place of death: Upshur County, Texas
Marriage date: December 21, 1852
Marriage place: Muscogee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: Wherry M. CANNON

Child No. 9: Mariah L. NELSON
Sex: f
Birthdate: 1838
Birthplace: Muscogee County , Georgia
Death date: November 1870
Place of death: Floyd County, Georgia
Marriage date: abt 1860
Marriage place: Georgia
Spouse's name: Henderson GAUTNEY

Child No. 10: Nancy P. NELSON
Sex: f
Birthdate: 1838
Birthplace: Muscogee County , Georgia
Death date: abt 1870
Place of death: Georgia
Marriage date: June 22, 1856
Marriage place: Chattahoochee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: Ivey SCARBROUGH

Child No. 11: Mary NELSON
Sex: f
Birthdate: 1840
Birthplace: Muscogee County, Georgia
Death date:
Place of death:
Marriage date: June 22, 1861
Marriage place: Chattahoochee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: Henry TURNAGE

Child No. 12: Martha NELSON
Sex: f
Birthdate: August 17, 1841
Birthplace: Georgia
Death date:
Place of death:
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name: Stephen WELCH

Child No. 13: Wiley B NELSON
Sex: m
Birthdate: August 17, 1841
Birthplace: Muscogee County, Georgia
Death date: September 27, 1916
Place of death: Simpsonville, Upshur County, Texas
Marriage date: October 14, 1860
Marriage place: Chattahoochee County, Georgia
Spouse's name: Narcessa SCARBROUGH

Child No. 14: James NELSON
Sex: m
Birthdate: 1844
Birthplace: Muscogee County , Georgia
Death date: September 17, 1862
Place of death: Sharpsburg, Maryland
Marriage date: abt 1860
Marriage place: Georgia
Spouse's name: Sarah Ann ?

Child No. 15: Samanthia NELSON
Sex:
Birthdate: 1847
Birthplace: Muscogee County, Georgia
Death date: after 1860
Place of death:
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name:
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Documentation:
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Census information:
1820 Georgia Warren County
Neelson, Jesse
State:  Georgia  Year: 1820
County:  Warren  Roll:  M33_7
Township:  unknown Townships  Page:  292
Image:  272
1 male adult, Jesse
1 female child, Lydia
1 female adult Susan
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1824 GA Warren County
Neelson, Jesse   (last name misspelled on record)
State:  Georgia  Year: 1824
County:  Warren  Roll:
Township:     Page:  0
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1830 Georgia, probably in Putnam,Crawford, and Muscogee counties
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1840, Georgia Muscogee County, 304 787th District
_Jesse Nelson, head of household, age 49-50
one male 5-10   prob. Henry
two males 10-15 prob. Amos and Anderson
two males 15-20 prob. Leonard and Noel
five females under 5 prob. Betsey, Nancy, Mariah and Martha
one female 5-10 prob. Catherine
one female 15-20 prob. Lydia
one female 30-40 prob. Susan
plus one female 10-24 years of age, a slave/household servant
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IGI Record Jesse C. NELSON   Sex:  M  Birthdate:  1796  Columbia, 'Georgia
Father:  Charles NELSON
Mother:  Lydia
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1850 Georgia Muscogee County, Census Harris District
128 NELSON Jssie? (Issie?) 54 Columbia Co., GA  (Jesse C. Nelson s/o
Charles Nelson/Lydia Hand)
128 NELSON Susan 49 Columbia Co., GA  (Susan Wall w/o Jesse C. Nelson d/o
John Wall/ Dorcas)
128 NELSON Henry 18 Putnam Co., GA
128 NELSON Catharine 16 Muscogee
128 NELSON Betsey A. 14 Muscogee
128 NELSON Nancy 12 Muscogee
128 NELSON Mariah 12 Muscogee Male
128 NELSON Mary 10 Muscogee
128 NELSON Martha 10 Muscogee
128 NELSON B. Wiley 9 Muscogee
128 NELSON James 6 Muscogee Female
128 NELSON Samanthia 3 Muscogee
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Rogers, Jesse and Susan were residents of Chattahoochee during the
bicentennial year of 1832.
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ABSTRACTS OF GEORGIA WILLS
Abstracted by  Jeannette Holland Austin
Chattahoochee Co. WB (1853?1885)
JESSE C. NELSON, decd, 1/8/1855
N. D. Wall issued L/A.  Nancy Dill Wall may be this person.
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and Lydia's son, Jesse C. NELSON, was born in Columbia County, Georgia.
He moved across the state of Georgia to  Muscogee County which  split
into smaller counties of Muscogee, Talbot and Chattahoochee by 1840.
Jesse was a farmer and had  15 children.  In the 1830's, he became a
member of Mt. Paron Baptist Church in Crawford County, Georgia. Later he
was a charter member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church  in western Georgia,
and most of his family continued to be Baptists.  His wife was Susan
Wall, daughter of John and Dorcas Wall of Maryland and  South Carolina.
Susan Wall's ancestors migrated from Germany. Many of Jesse's children
and  grandchildren  fought in the Civil War.