Herman n nelson b c 1880 Norway was married to elizabeth Herwig of ny ny. His son frederick randolph nelson 3/10/12-5/23/77 was said to be about 3yo when his father died as a mariner and went down with a ship. There is a 1/2 sister from mother's second marriage Louise .dob unknown. i came across an ancestry city directory of 1936 showing herman n and elizabeth living in salem ma yet in 1930 census she is listed as widowed.
any ideas or info on this situation would be appreciated. by the nelson family.