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Isham Andrew Jackson Nelson

I.A.J. Nelson
Full Name: Isham Andrew Jackson Nelson
Birth date: May 5, 1850
Death date: July 22, 1923

Terms of Service

  • House, 31st (1) (3) (6) Legislature
    1/12/1909 - 1/10/1911
    Democrat
  • House, 30th (2) (4) (5) Legislature
    1/8/1907 - 1/12/1909
    Democrat
(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture) 1910.
(2) Ashworth. House Journal .
(3) Ashworth, p. 2; Prairieville, p. 4. House Journal .
(4) Ashworth post office was discontinued 1/4/1906, and the mail send to Prairieville Post Office. Kaufman County Historical Commission .
(5) Ashworth, Kaufman County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(6) Prairieville, Kaufman County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources

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Other Resources

  • Census of 1900 - Isham A. Nelson, Kaufman County, Prairieville Pct, age 50, born in Alabama, farmer. FamilySearch .
  • Isaac A.J. Nelson, birth date 5/5/1850, death date 7/22/1923 in Uvalde, Uvalde County, TX. Occupation - Minister. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Rev. I.A.J. Nelson, birth date 5/5/1850, death date 7/22/1923, biographical sketch, family information, and "burial explanation," interment in Uvalde Cemetery. Find a Grave .
  • Texas Department of Agriculture's "Year Book 1909" lists "Rev. I.A.J. Nelson. Democrat, farmer and minister." Google Books .
  • 30th Legislature (1907) - I.A.J. Nelson, postoffice Prairieville, nativity Alabama, age 56 (born circa 1851), farmer and minister, Democrat. 31st Legislature (1909) - Rev. I.A.J. Nelson. Texas Legislative Manual .
  • Isham Andrew Jackson Nelson - born 1850, died 1923; youngest child of Isham and Elizabeth Long Nelson. Married twice to Mary Camilla Thomas (1875), died 1884, and Sarah L. Heath (1886) in Clay County, AL. Thomas & Ann Parham Nelson Descendants .
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