Histories of the Martin, Wilson, Bloom, & Ahola Families

Nellis, Andrew Jr.

Male 1818 - 1910  (92 years)


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  • Name Nellis, Andrew 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 5 Jul 1818  Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1845  [2
    Immigration year 1863 was given in the 1910 US Census, but that is incorrect as Andrew and his family were living in Illinois in 1850 and in Michigan in 1860. 
    Residence 1850  Rockton, Winnebago, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer. His wife Mary Ann, three children (George, Matilda and Ellen), Hannah Matthews (24) and Chancey Nellis (20) in household. 
    Residence 1860  Croton, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer. His wife Mary Ann and four children (George R., Martha M., Ellen E., Hannah E. & Nancy M.) in household. 
    Residence 1870  Croton, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer. His wife Mary Ann and four children (Hannah E., Nancy M., Joseph S., Frederick) in household.  
    Residence 1880  Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farming. His wife Mary Ann and two children (Sherman and Frederick E.) in household. 
    Residence 1900  Cato, Montcalm, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Living with his wife Mary Ann. 
    Residence 1910  Cato, Montcalm, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Widowed. Living with his son Elmer F. and family. Elmer F. is probably the Frederick E. of earlier census.  
    Died 28 Jul 1910  Cato, Montcalm, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Data from death cert: Cause of death: Gangrene, DOB: July 5, 1818, Birthplace: Brant County, Canada, Name of father: Andrew Nellis, Birthplace of father: New York, Maiden name of mother: Martin, Birthplace of mother: New York, Occupation: Farmer, Informant: Sherman Nellis.
    Buried Oak Grove Cemetery, Croton, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I989  Martin-Bloom
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2011 

    Father Nellis, Andrew,   b. 1784, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Mother Martin, Martha Matilda,   b. 21 Sep 1792, Rensselaerville, Albany, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1874, Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F364  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Davis, Mary Ann,   b. 1 Oct 1823, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1901, Lakeview Village, Cato, Montcalm, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Abt 1842  [8
    Children 
     1. Nellis, George R,   b. Dec 1843, Canada Eng Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1909, Fremont Village, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     2. Nellis, Martha Matilda,   b. Abt 1847, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Nellis, Ellen E,   b. Abt 1849, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Nellis, Hannah E,   b. Abt 1852, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Nellis, Nancy M,   b. Abt 1854, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Nellis, Joseph Sherman,   b. 2 Jul 1864, Oak Grove, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1950, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     7. Nellis, Frederick Elmer,   b. Abt 1868, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2011 
    Family ID F366  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Cassel, Elizabeth Midaugh,   b. Abt 1831, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 31 Dec 1904  Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2011 
    Family ID F367  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Oak Grove Cemetery, Croton, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Nellis, Andrew Jr., and Mary A. Davis -- Gravestone
    Nellis, Andrew Jr., and Mary A. Davis -- Gravestone

  • Notes 
    • On 1 May 1858 Andrew Nellis of Newaygo County , Michigan bought 160 acres of land from the Federal Government. It is unclear if the purchaser was Andrew Nellis, Sr. or Jr.

  • Sources 
    1. [S39] Death Certificate, Cato, Montcalm, Michigan (image in file).

    2. [S59] 1900 US Census, Cato, Montcalm, Michigan; Roll: T623_733; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 122.

    3. [S93] 1850 US Census, (National Archives and Records Administration), Rockton, Winnebago, Illinois; Roll: M432_134; Page: 401A; Image: 212.

    4. [S69] 1860 US Census, Croton, Newaygo, Michigan; Roll: M653_555; Page: 917; Image: 217; Family History Library Film: 803555.

    5. [S60] 1870 US Census, Croton, Newaygo, Michigan; Roll: M593_693; Page: 55A; Image: 113; Family History Library Film: 552192.

    6. [S61] 1880 US Census, Lincoln, Shelby, Iowa; Roll: 364; Family History Film: 1254364; Page: 43B; Enumeration District: 206; Image: 0336.

    7. [S65] 1910 US Census, Cato, Montcalm, Michigan; Roll: T624_665; Page: 20A; Enumeration District: 0146; Image: 838; FHL Number: 1374678.

    8. [S39] Death Certificate, Michigan Death Certificate for Mary Ann http://seekingmichigan.org/u?/p129401coll7,477145 (image in file).

    9. [S156] Marriage Record, Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925 , familysearch.org, Moncalm County, Michigan (image in file).