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Nelson Anson Spencer (1834 - 1884)

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Nelson Anson Spencer
Born in Ontario, Canadamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1857 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Michigan, USAmap
Profile last modified 31 Jan 2020 | Created 3 Jun 2013 | Last significant change: 31 Jan 2020
17:24: Vernon Hintt Jr. edited the Marriage Data for Nelson Anson Spencer (1834-1884). [Thank Vernon for this]
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Biography

Nelson Spencer was born in Ontario, Canada on May 6, 1834 to Norman Spencer and Ruth Huntley.

Nelson marries Dorothy E Phelps.

Nelson dies on March 20, 1884 at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan. He is buried in the White Swan Cemetery in Rockford, Kent County, Michigan.

Children of Nelson Spencer and Dorothy Phelps are:

  1. Emma Spencer born in about 1860 at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.
  2. Mary E Spencer was born about 1863 at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.
  3. Lester H Spencer born about 1865 at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.
  4. Alice M Spencer was born about 1867 at at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.
  5. Lumman Spencer was born about 1869 at Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.
  6. Norman Lee Spencer was born May 18, 1873 in Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.
  7. Ida May Spencer was born on September 17, 1875 in Attica, Lapeer, Michigan.

Census

Name: Nelson Spencer Event Type: Census Event Year: 1880 Event Place: Cannon, Kent, Michigan, United States Gender: Male Age: 46 Marital Status: Married Race: White Race (Original): W Occupation: Farmer Relationship to Head of Household: Self Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Self Birth Year (Estimated): 1834 Birthplace: Canada Father's Birthplace: Canada Mother's Birthplace: Canada Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate Publication Number: T9 Affiliate Film Number: 0587 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Nelson Spencer Self M 46 Canada A Lester Spencer Son M 15 Michigan, United States Ida Spencer Daughter F 4 Michigan, United States Julia Spencer Daughter F 1 Michigan, United States May Gunn Other F 9 Michigan, United States Norman Spencer Son M 7 Michigan, United States E Doratha Spencer Wife F 38 Canada Luman Spencer Son M 11 Michigan, United States District: 119 , Sheet Number and Letter: 562B , GS Film Number: 1254587 , Digital Folder Number: 004241727 , Image Number: 00418

Name: Nelson Spencer Event Type: Census Event Year: 1870 Event Place: Michigan, United States Gender: Male Age: 35 Race: White Race (Original): W Birth Year (Estimated): 1834-1835 Birthplace: Canada Page Number: 28 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Nelson Spencer M 35 Canada Doratha Spencer F 28 Canada Emma Spencer F 10 Michigan Mary E Spencer F 7 Michigan Lester H Spencer M 5 Michigan Alice M Spencer F 3 Michigan Truman N Spencer M 1 Michigan Household ID: 229 , Line Number: 30 , Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) , Affiliate Publication Number: M593 , GS Film number: 000552183 , Digital Folder Number:

Name: Nelson Spencer Event Type: Census Event Year: 1860 Event Place: The Township Of Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, United States Gender: Male Age: 26 Race: White Birth Year (Estimated): 1834 Birthplace: Canada West Page: 63 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate Publication Number: M653 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Nelson Spencer M 26 Canada West Dorothy E Spencer F 17 Michigan Emma J Spencer F 0 Michigan Harriet Phelps F 50 New York Household ID: 463 , GS Film Number: 803549 , Digital Folder Number: 004232702 , Image Number: 00067

Name: Nelson Spencer Event Type: Census Event Year: 1850 Event Place: Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, United States Gender: Male Age: 15 Race: White Birth Year (Estimated): 1835 House Number: 521 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Norman Spencer M 51 Ruth Spencer F 46 Henry Spencer M 16 Nelson Spencer M 15 Amelia Spencer F 13 Michigan William Spencer M 12 Michigan Household ID: 526 , Line Number: 32 , Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) , Affiliate Publication Number: M432 , Affiliate Film Number: 354 , GS Film Number: 443570 , Digital Folder Number: 004200029 , Image Number: 00074

Name

Nelson /Spencer/[1]

Birth

abt 1835
Canada[2]

Sources

  • Death - Find A Grave Memorial# 19319906. Memorial Record Created by: Ron "Ozzie" Oswalt. Record added: May 09, 2007. Headstone Photograph by Lin Taylor, FindAGrave Contributor #47299679. Image Published on FindAGrave on 7/11/2010. Request for use of image submitted.
  • Census - "1880 United States Census," index and images, FamilySearch : accessed 01 Oct 2014, Nelson Spencer, Cannon, Kent, Michigan, United States; citing sheet 562B, NARA microfilm publication T9.
  • Census - "1870 United States Census," index and images, FamilySearch : accessed 01 Oct 2014, Nelson Spencer, Michigan, United States; citing p. 28, family 229, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 000552183.
  • Census - "1860 United States Census," index, FamilySearch : accessed 01 Oct 2014, Nelson Spencer, The Township Of Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, United States; citing "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population," Fold3.com; p. 63, household ID 463, NARA microfilm publication M653; FHL microfilm 803549.
  • Census - "United States Census, 1850," index and images, FamilySearch : accessed 01 Oct 2014, Nelson Spencer in household of Norman Spencer, Attica, Lapeer, Michigan, United States; citing family 526, NARA microfilm publication M432.
  • Source: S-1312497720 Repository: #R-1554469698 Title: 1850 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the Note: APID: 1,8054::0
  • Repository: R-1554469698 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com Note:
  1. Source: #S-1312497720 Page: Year: 1850; Census Place: Attica, Lapeer, Michigan; Roll: M432_354; Page: 355B; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1850usfedcenancestry&h=3108332&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Data: Text: Name: Nelson Spencer Birth: abt 1835 in North Carolina Death: APID: 1,8054::3108332
  2. Source: #S-1312497720 Page: Year: 1850; Census Place: Attica, Lapeer, Michigan; Roll: M432_354; Page: 355B; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1850usfedcenancestry&h=3108332&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Data: Text: Name: Nelson Spencer Birth: abt 1835 in North Carolina Death: APID: 1,8054::3108332

Acknowledgments

  • Thanks to Beverly Henry for starting this profile.
  • Thank you to Bob Schneider for creating WikiTree profile Spencer-4252 through the import of Schneider_McIntyre Family Tree.ged on May 31, 2013




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