Haneva Ellen NELSON


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  • Name Haneva Ellen NELSON 
    Gender Female 
    _UID E84AFD791DF140998967878253CA24CE97F6 
    • William Nelson's parents were William Nelson and Haneva Ellen Nelson.  His mother was taken away by Carpetbaggers during the Civil War and not seen again. William did not know his exact age.  The whereabouts of his father is not known.

      Found in the 1860 Census, Washington Co.VA Liberty Hall Area
      William Nelson, age 35
      Haneva Nelson age 22
      Elizabeth Nelson age 10, which suggests William had been married before,as Haneva is only 22 herself.
      Jacob Nelson age 9
      John Nelson age 2
      Unnamed age 4 months; This is probably Willam as the dates are correct.

      If this is William's family, Jacob's name is Nyekirk John or vice versa; after their mother was taken away, Nyekirk was adopted by a family in Ohio and taken there to live.  Many years later he returned to Emory looking for family.  He found the Nelson's had at one time owned land in Tennessee. [1]
    Person ID I2654  Master File
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2010 

    Family William NELSON 
     1. William NELSON
    Family ID F1873  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S25] Descendants of Richard Whitaker, Jr. and Rachel Bentley, Joye Boardman.