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Family: Nelson James Alfred / Ashman Harriet Canopus (F806)

m. 30 Jan 1864


Family Information

  • Father | Male
    Nelson James Alfred

    Born  3 Sep 1840  ,Dorchester, Dorsetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Oct 1915  Melbourne Hospital, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  12 Oct 1915  Melbourne General Cemetery,, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  30 Jan 1864  [1, 2, 3]  St Marks Church of England, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Divorced  5 Apr 1894  [4]  ,,Victoria, Australia  [4] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Nelson Frederick William | F40 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Lockett Elizabeth Wright | F40 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Ashman Harriet Canopus

    Born  Bef 16 May 1846  HM Ship Canopus,,, At sea Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1918  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Ashman George | F807 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Hughes Eliza | F807 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Nelson Emily Florence Harriet

    Born  1865  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Dec 1906  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  21 Dec 1906  Melbourne General Cemetery,, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Meehan Henry Walton | F811 
    Married  Yes, date unknown   
    Spouse  Living | F812 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Male
    Nelson James Alfred

    Born  1 May 1867  Little Palmerston St., South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1950  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Cameron Catherine | F816 
    Married  12 Oct 1887  The Manse Clarendon Street, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Living | F817 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Female
    Nelson Elizabeth Mary

    Born  1869  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1942  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Swannie John Edward | F810 
    Married  1909  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    Nelson Frederick William

    Born  1871  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1939  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Male
    Nelson George Augustus

    Born  1873  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Nov 1938  ,Albert Park, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  21 Nov 1938  Melbourne General Cemetery,, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Swan Minnie Agnes | F814 
    Married  Bef 1898   

    Child 6 | Female
    Nelson Edith Ada

    Born  1875  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1951  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  McClement John Walker | F818 
    Married  1920  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    Nelson William Henry

    Born  1877  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 8 | Male
    Nelson Henry Carlton

    Born  1879  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1943  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Living | F815 
    Married     

    Child 9 | Female
    Nelson Alice Ethel

    Born  1881  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Bef 23 Oct 1893  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  23 Oct 1893  Melbourne General Cemetery,, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Male
    Nelson James Arthur

    Born  1883  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 11 | Male
    Nelson Ernest Albert

    Born  1885  ,South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Mar 1944  99 Beaconsfield Pde, Albert Park, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  22 Mar 1944  Fawkner Cemetery,, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Lewis Jean | F813 
    Married  6 Apr 1910  Congregational Church, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 12 | Female
    Nelson Amy

    Born  14 Mar 1887  Yarra Place, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1929  ,,Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Living | F808 
    Married     

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Victorian BDMs, Reg 1864 99.

      First name(s)
      Harriet Canopus

      Last name
      Ashman

      Sex
      Female

      Marriage year
      1864

      Spouse's first name(s)
      James

      Spouse's last name
      Nelson

      State
      Victoria

      Country
      Australia

      Registration number
      99

      Record set
      Victoria Marriages 1836-1942


    2. [S19] Marriage Certificate.

    3. [S23] Birth Certificate.
      Amy Nelson


    4. [S57] Victorian BDMs, 1893/20.