Did Lord Nelson have a sister Dorothy and who did she marry?

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No, his sisters were Susanne, Anne, and Catherine.
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Evidently when children were left in an orphanage, they would be named for famous people (like people name their kids after soap stars today), so NELSON would have been a popular name. And Dorothy was a romantic name for a girl...
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