John Nelles
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John Adolphus Nelles (abt. 1838 - 1918)

John Adolphus "Dolphus" Nelles
Born about in Hamilton, Ontario, Canadamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 16 Nov 1865 in Handimand, Ontario, Canadamap
Husband of — married 19 Feb 1874 in Wallacetown, Ontario, Canadamap
Husband of — married 7 May 1879 in Caledonia, Haldimand, Ontario, Canadamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Stratford, Perth, Ontario, Canadamap
Profile last modified | Created 11 Oct 2009
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This biography is empty. What can you add? Canada Baptized on 27 Apr 1840 in St. John's Anglican Church in York, haldimand, Ontario

Baptized on 27 Apr 1840 in St. John's Anglican Church, York, Haldimand, Ontario, Canada


  • "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 31 March 2017), John Adolphus Nelles and Margt H Cuthbertson, 16 Nov 1865; citing Haldimand, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,030,057.
  • "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 11 December 2014), John Adolphus Nelles, 02 Oct 1918; citing Stratford, Perth, Ontario, 218, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,862,884.
  • Nellis-Nelles Immigrants From the Palatinate 1710, Ontario, Canada, Vol. 1 published in 1997 by The Nellis and Nelles Family Associations and the Herkimer County Historical Society, #3576, page 496

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Nelles-260 and Nelles-7 appear to represent the same person because: Same names, married to same spouse. Appear to be duplicates.
posted by Lisa (Corbett) Murray

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