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The Neilson Family of Jackson, TN

Updated November 9, 2000

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Frank Neilson was born in 1876 in Mississippi. He moved to Jackson, TN with his wife Halley Walker brn. 1878 in Lamar County, AL. Frank and his brothers ( Stephen b 1870, James b.1866, Neilson) worked on the railroad. Stephen married Sarah Greenlee and moved to Chicago. James married Mattie b. 1867 in AL and moved to Memphis, TN.

Descendants of Frank Neilson


Generation No. 1

1. FRANK2 NEILSON (NEILSON1) was born 1876 in Mississippi, and died 1943 in Jackson, Tennessee. He married HALLEY WALKER 1887, daughter of GUMRY WALKER and LEAMPHER WALKER.

Notes for FRANK NEILSON:
Worked on Railroad as a fireman.

More About HALLEY WALKER:
Fact 1: Walker is an indian name

Children of FRANK NEILSON and HALLEY WALKER are:
2. i. ETHEL LEE3 NEILSON, b. November 27, 1897, Melvin, AL; d. November 10, 1988, Los Angeles, CA Buried in Carbondale, IL.
ii. WILLIE GEORGE NEILSON, b. August 26, 1899, Tennessee; d. September 1969, Jackson, Tennessee.
iii. FRANK NEILSON, b. May 15, 1902, Tennessee; d. March 01, 1919, Jackson, Tennessee.

Notes for FRANK NEILSON:
From the stories of my grandfather, T.H. Neilson, Frank died as a youth working on the railroad. While playing on the railroad he was killed

3. iv. LOLA MAI NEILSON, b. January 21, 1905, Jackson, Tennessee; d. March 11, 1989, Chicago, IL.
v. JAMES ("JIM") M. NEILSON, b. June 20, 1908, Jackson, Tennessee; d. August 11, 1992, Memphis, Tennessee; m. (1) DEFELLA; m. (2) MINNIE MAE ROBINSON WILSON, 1955.

More About JAMES ("JIM") M. NEILSON:
Fact 1: Real Estate Company

4. vi. THEMISTOCLES ("T.H.") HALLIE NEILSON, b. May 02, 1910, Jackson, Tennessee; d. June 03, 1997, Jackson, Tennessee.


Generation No. 2

2. ETHEL LEE3 NEILSON (FRANK2, NEILSON1) was born November 27, 1897 in Melvin, AL, and died November 10, 1988 in Los Angeles, CA Buried in Carbondale, IL. She married FREDRICK TISDALE November 15, 1917, son of ETHEL.

More About FREDRICK TISDALE:
Fact 1: 1930, Moved to Carvendale

Children of ETHEL NEILSON and FREDRICK TISDALE are:
5. i. SAMUEL4 TISDALE, b. 1918, Tennesse.
ii. WILBERFORCE TISDALE, b. 1920; d. 1996.
6. iii. FLORENCE TISDALE, b. 1921, Tennesse; d. 1954, Carbondale, IL.
7. iv. GEORGE WASHINGTON TISDALE, b. November 11, 1923; d. April 1987, New Haven, CT.
8. v. NORLEAN TISDALE, b. May 24, 1925; d. September 17, 1994, Baltimore, MD.
vi. FREDRICK TISDALE, m. IRAY.
9. vii. NANNY HELEN TISDALE,
10. viii. ETHEL MAE TISDALE, b. May 07, 1932, Carbondale, IL; d. March 04, 1999.
11. ix. MARTHA ANN TISDALE, b. September 23, 1934; d. 1982.
12. x. MAGDALENE TISDALE,
13. xi. EVA TISDALE,

3. LOLA MAI3 NEILSON (FRANK2, NEILSON1) was born January 21, 1905 in Jackson, Tennessee, and died March 11, 1989 in Chicago, IL. She married (1) DAVID MILLER. She married (2) TAYLOR POUNCEY 1920.

Children of LOLA NEILSON and TAYLOR POUNCEY are:
14. i. BEATRICE4 POUNCEY
15. ii. BETTY POUNCEY
iii. TAYLOR POUNCEY, b. January 09, 1924; d. January 09, 1996; m. LODENA BANKS, August 26, 1961.

4. THEMISTOCLES ("T.H.") HALLIE3 NEILSON (FRANK2, NEILSON1) was born May 02, 1910 in Jackson, Tennessee, and died June 03, 1997 in Jackson, Tennessee. He married BEULAH AGNES PHARR NEILSON November 26, 1938 in Jackson, Tennessee, daughter of WILLIAM PHARR and FLORA PEARSON.

Children of THEMISTOCLES NEILSON and BEULAH NEILSON are:
16. i. SANDRA ANN4 NEILSON
17. ii. THEMISTOCLES HALLIE NEILSON JR
18. iii. CEDRIC PHARR NEILSON
19. iv. FLORITA MARIAN NEILSON,
20. v. JANICE HOSEA NEILSON.
21. vi. JAMES FRANCHOT NEILSON


 
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