Lena Nilson Nelson~Swedish Ancestors~Elgin Township, Kane County, Illinois

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Birth: Feb., 1868, Sweden
Death:  Nov. 4, 1940 Elgin, Kane County, Illinois

Daughter of Mr. (first name unknown) & Mrs. Nellie Nilson of Sweden.
Wife of Charles F. Nelson, son of Alic & Aletta Nelson of Sweden.
Mother of Ruth Myrtle, Harold N, Roy Leonard Sr, and Helen Nelson.

name :Lena Nilson

event:Census

event date:1880
event place:Geneva, Kane, Illinois, United States
gender:Female
age:8
marital status :Single
occupation :At School
race or color :White
ethnicity :American
relationship to head :Daughter
birthplace :Sweden
birthdate :1872
spouse’s name :
spouse’s birthplace :
father’s name :
father’s birthplace :Sweden
mother’s name :Nellie Nilson
mother’s birthplace :Sweden
page :383
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entry number :987
nara film number :T9-0218
gs film number :1254218
digital folder number:004240495
image number:00570
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self Nellie Nilson F 35 Sweden
daughter Lena Nilson F 8 Sweden
son Martin Nilson M 4 Illinois, United States
daughter Jennie Nilson F 2 Illinois, United States
daughter Fanny Nilson F 0 Illinois, United States
Citing this Record
United States Census, 1880,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MXVS-8K1 : accessed 06 Oct 2012), Lena Nilson in household of Nellie Nilson, Geneva, Kane, Illinois, United States; citing sheet 383D, family 1, NARA microfilm publication T9-0218.

name: Lena Nelson
birthplace: Sweden
relationship to head of household: Wife
residence: Elgin Ward 7, Kane, Illinois
marital status: Married
race : White
gender: Female
immigration year: 1882
father’s birthplace: Sweden
mother’s birthplace: Sweden
family number: 100
page number: 5
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self Charles Nelson M 45y Sweden
wife Lena Nelson F 39y Sweden
dau Ruth Nelson F 14y Illinois
son Harold Nelson M 12y Illinois
dau Helen Nelson F 1y 3m Illinois
bro Axel Nelson M 31y Sweden
Axel Swansen M 21y Sweden
Citing this Record
United States Census, 1910,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MKDG-Z1M : accessed 10 Feb 2013), Lena Nelson in household of Charles Nelson, Elgin Ward 7, Kane, Illinois; citing sheet 5B, family 100, NARA microfilm publication T624, FHL microfilm 1374310.
name:Charles Nelson
residence:Elgin Township, Kane, Illinois
estimated birth year:1868
age:52
birthplace:Sweden
relationship to head of household:Self
gender:Male
race:White
marital status:Married
father’s birthplace:
mother’s birthplace:
film number:1820375
digital folder number:4300539
image number:00574
sheet number:7
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self Charles Nelson M 52y Sweden
wife Lena Nelson F 48y Sweden
son Harold Nelson M 21y Illinois
dau Helen Nelson F 11y Illinois
Citing this Record
United States Census, 1920,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MJ48-TJG : accessed 06 Oct 2012), Charles Nelson, Elgin Township, Kane, Illinois; citing enumeration district (ED) , sheet 7B, family 183, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820375.

name: Charles Nelson
titles & terms:
event: Census
event year: 1940
event place: Elgin, Elgin Township, Kane, Illinois, United States
gender: Male
age: 74
marital status: Married
race (original):
race (standardized): White
relationship to head of household (original):
relationship to head of household (standardized): Head
birthplace: Sweden
estimated birth year: 1866
residence in 1935: Same House
enumeration district number: 45-75
family number: 206
sheet number and letter: 9A
line number: 30
nara publication number: T627
nara roll number: 821
digital folder number: 005459562
image number: 00391
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Charles Nelson M 74 Sweden
wife Lena Nelson F 69 Sweden
son Harold Nelson M 41 Illinois
daughter-in-law Florence Nelson F 36 Illinois
Citing this Record
United States Census, 1940,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KWHK-5VZ : accessed 10 Feb 2013), Charles Nelson, Elgin, Elgin Township, Kane, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 45-75, sheet 9A, family 206, NARA digital publication T627, roll 821.

Family links:
Spouse:
Charles F Nelson (1868 -1940)

Children:
Roy Leonard Nelson (1898 – 1963)

Burial:
Created by: TEXAS TUDORS
Record added: Nov 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100683699
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English: The Seal of Kane County English: The Seal of Kane County (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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