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Nelson ftDNA Group - Family Tree DNA Project


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Welcome to the home of the The Nelson surname DNA Project: This is a Y-chromosome DNA test limited to male Nelson descendants, from unbroken lines of male Nelson's.

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JAMES NELSON (unknown)

  1. Unknown Patriarch Nelson, of England
    1. James Nelson, Esq.
    2. Elizabeth Nelson
  2. Capt./Surgeon Edward Nelson, born 1690 in Essex, England.
  3. Edward Nelson of New Kent (later Hanover) Co., VA md 1719 to Mary Garland.
  4. James Nelson md Keziah Harris, dau of William Harris and Temperance Overton.
  5. Rev. Peter Nelson b 1757 d 1827
    1. Dr. William Andrew Nelson md Ann Lawrence. Removed to Salvisa, Mercer County, KY where he practiced medicine.
    2. James Nelson, removed to northern Mississippi (perhaps around Holly Springs). No more known.