Mary Jane Nelson

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Born in Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire, England on 25 May 1840 to John Nelson and Agnes Lovina Tennant. Mary Jane married Henry Albert Cheever and had 10 children. She passed away on 13 Apr 1923 in Provo, Utah, Utah, USA.

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Surname meaning for "Nelson"

English and Scottish: patronymic from the medieval personal name Nel or Neal, Anglo-Scandinavian forms of the Gaelic name Niall (see Neill). This was adopted by the Scandinavians in the form Njal and was introduced into northern England and East Anglia by them, rather than being taken directly from Gaelic.

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