Ernest Shirley Nelson

Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for Ernest Shirley Nelson

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This is a pedigree chart for Ernest [Nelson-4]. There are additional tools below.

* Ernest Shirley Nelson
Ernest Shirley Nelson
18 Nov 1891 - 16 Nov 1965
Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States

Brother of Elmer Hial Nelson, Arthur Winfield Nelson Sr and Walter Raymond Nelson

Husband of Mabel Rebecca (Bartlett) Nelson

Father of [private daughter (1910s - 2000s)] and Florence Mabel (Nelson) Greenman

Hial Flanders Nelson ancestors
04 Feb 1848 - 19 Oct 1922
Croydon, NH
Ephriam Nelson ancestors
27 Aug 1806 - 04 Jun 1866
Croydon, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States
* John Nelson ancestors
02 Feb 1760 - 13 Dec 1853
Sutton, MA
* [Nelson g-g-grandfather?]
* [Nelson g-g-grandmother?]
* [Nelson great-grandmother?] *
Lydia Churchill ancestors
01 Jun 1819 - abt 1881
Cornish, NH
* Lewis Churchill ancestors
12 Dec 1771 - 15 Jul 1855
Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts
* Nathaniel Churchill more treemore tree ancestors
10 May 1746 - 18 Nov 1784
* Deborah Wright more treemore tree ancestors
17 Oct 1749 - abt 23 Jun 1812
* Patty Thurston ancestors
Apr 1781 - abt 1827
Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
* [Thurston g-g-grandfather?]
* [Thurston g-g-grandmother?]
Ida Lurinda Farr ancestors
26 Dec 1854 - 06 Jan 1947
United States
Eleazer Davis Farr M.D. ancestors
20 Jun 1816 - 14 Mar 1899
Hartland, Windsor, Vermont, United States
* [Farr great-grandfather?] *
* [Farr great-grandmother?] *
Charity P Tandy ancestors
10 Mar 1814 - 11 Jan 1895
Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States
* William Tandy ancestors
25 Sep 1782 - 29 Nov 1876
Kingston, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
* Parker Tandy more treemore tree ancestors
18 Feb 1758 - 20 Aug 1823
* Mary Thorne more treemore tree ancestors
20 Jan 1757 - 13 Jan 1845
* Betsy Baker ancestors
bef 02 Jul 1783 - abt 18 Sep 1869
Pembroke, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States
* Lovewell Baker more treemore tree ancestors
18 Sep 1743 - aft 1784
* Mary Worth ancestors
abt 1744 - 27 Jan 1835

Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Ernest's family history.

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Ancestor List for Ernest Nelson ahnenlist
Uses the "ahnen" numbering system and presents seven generations in plain text.

Ancestor Explorer [independent app]
View or download a list of up to 20 generations of ancestors who meet a wide variety of criteria, map them, and more.

Compact Family Tree
Packed with eight generations — up to 254 ancestors — along with birth and death dates and locations. The downside is that it's not a conventional tree format; it may take a couple minutes to orient yourself.

How many degrees of separation are between Ernest and Henry VIII (or anyone else)? This Connection Finder includes relationships through marriage, so it is not a genealogical cousin calculator like our Relationship Finder, but it's a fun way to illustrate how closely we're all connected.

Descendant List descendants
Up to five generations of children and grandchildren of Ernest along with their spouses.

DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants DNA view
Designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Ernest's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Ernest gets his Y chromosome and mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Ernest's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants page shows exactly who has inherited Ernest's testable DNA.

DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid check mark
A step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Ernest's tree.

Dynamic Tree
Expands to include an unlimited number of generations of parents and children. You can zoom in or out and pan around for the perfect view as you browse.

Dynamic Tree by Topola [independent app]
Advanced visualization tools plus downloading and printing capabilities.

Family Group Sheet family group sheet
Simple page to illustrate nuclear families based on marriages. Handy when someone had children from more than one marriage.

Family List
Flexible tool for viewing more ancestors and/or descendants on one page than anywhere else on WikiTree.

Fan ChartFan Chart [independent app]
Lots of options for display, color, and sharing, including DNA inheritance, print with PDF, and other views such as "Fractal H-Trees" and "Relative SpiderWebs."

Images of Ernest photos
Photographs and source images for Ernest. Please contact the profile managers if you have any to add.

Index of Nelsons
Shows all the Nelsons on WikiTree. Useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Ernest. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Nelson DNA Connections and NELSON G2G.

Map Navigator SampleLocation Maps map pin [independent apps]
Here are quick links to mapping websites:
      Birth: Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Haverhill, Massachusetts on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Death: Ashfield, Massachusetts, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
WikiTree+'s Map Navigator can plot Ernest's ancestors or descendants on a map.

Printer-Friendly Tree printable tree
Parallel to the pedigree chart above but optimized for printing. Can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form.

Profile of Ernest
The central place for organizing and viewing information and sources. Whenever you see Ernest's name on WikiTree it will be linked to the profile at where Nelson-4 is Ernest's unique WikiTree ID.

Profile Overview [independent app]
Dig into the contents of WikiTree profiles in a completely different way.

Relationship Finder Find Relationship
Enter Nelson-4 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Ernest and the other person. It will name the relationship, e.g. "third cousin twice removed," and show the trail of connections to a common ancestor. Although not everyone on WikiTree shares common ancestors, finding and connecting them is our ultimate goal. See the Relationship Finder Quick Links to check for relationships to US presidents, Mayflower passengers, Magna Carta Sureties and more.

Research with RootsSearch [independent app]
Automatically search for Ernest on more than 20 different genealogy websites with the RootsSearch app.

Share Tree on Facebook shareable tree
Download and share an attractive family tree image. This is a great way to elicit information and photo sharing from family and old friends. You might be surprised at who replies. The "Wikid Shareable Tree" is another option. You can just copy and paste the URL into your favorite social network.

Surnames surnames
A quick reference sheet with seven generations of Ernest's family names.

WikiTree Tools

Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Ernest's family history.

Activity Feed
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Ernest's profile so far.

Bio Check [independent app]
Scan for missing sources and opportunities to improve profiles.

Edit Profile and Relationships edit
Ernest's edit page is the central location for adding information and correcting mistakes. Is there anything you can add or improve upon? Since you're not logged-in yet you can't make changes directly. Contact the profile managers. Please don't go away without giving us your information and sources. Thank you!

Family Tree Widgets family tree widgets
If you're a blogger who's writing a post about Ernest or have a Nelson family website or surname website you can include one of these widgets to illustrate his tree.

Privacy Setting privacy
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Nelson surname index, etc. The white dot for Ernest indicates that his profile is Open. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.

Tests of Ernest's DNA
If Ernest's DNA (not a family member's or descendant's DNA) has been tested for genealogical purposes the test or tests should be selected here. This will automatically create connections on the profiles of Ernest's relatives where the test may be useful for confirming relationships. It's very valuable for advanced genealogy. To add tests you need to be on Ernest's Trusted List.

Trusted List
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Ernest's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Ernest and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links Find Relationship next their names will show you their relationship to Ernest.


Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Ernest's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.

Ask a Question about Ernest
WikiTree's Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum is where genealogists help each other. If you have a question about Ernest and would like to seek help from the wider community — not just Ernest's friends and family — post it here.  

Comment on Profile Message Board
Ernest's profile, like all WikiTree profiles, has a section for public comments. This is the best place to put anything you'd like seen by all genealogists who are interested in Ernest. Profile managers are alerted to new comments via email, everyone on the Trusted List will see a notice about it in their activity feeds, and people who visit Ernest's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.

E-Card for Ernest
Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Ernest or scans of vintage postcards. An e-card can be a great way to tell a genealogist or family member about what's here.

Private Message — Directly Contact Profile Manager private message
Here you can send a private message to a Wiki Genealogist managing Ernest's profile. If there are multiple managers or genealogists involved, you will need to send separate messages. Unless your information is sensitive it's better to post a public comment. Login to post.

Trusted List Request Form
If you're a genealogist with a special interest in collaborating on Ernest's profile, join the Trusted List. The profile is Open so you don't need to be on the Trusted List to edit or improve upon it. You only need to join if you want to receive updates about him in your activity feeds or complete merges. You will need to login first.

If you have sourced information about Ernest, the WikiTree community thanks you in advance for not leaving here without sharing it. :-) We are on a mission to connect the human family on one free yet reliable and privacy-controlled tree. Although we will never be finished, we make amazing progress every day because tens of thousands of good genealogists are willing to help.