John Wood Nelson

1770 - 1844

Claimant or beneficiary

Biography

Son of John and Mary Nelson, partner in Nelson & Adam (q.v.) and father of John Henry Nelson (q.v.).

  1. John Wood Nelson baptised 31/10/1770 ('born 1st inst.') at St Marylebone, son of John and Mary.  Married Mary Porter 24/11/1798 at St Mary Rotherhithe.  Will of John Wood Nelson merchant of St Pancras proved 12/12/1844.

Sources

  1. Ancestry.com, London, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812 [database online]; Ancestry.com, London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database online]; PROB 11/2009. Baptisms of two children at St Pancras from Ancestry.com, London, England, Births, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812 [database online]. There is no apparent entry for John Henry Nelson but John Henry Nelson's probate identifies Charles Charnock Nelson as his brother.

Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Mary Porter
Children
Mary Ann (1804-), Charles Charnock (1808-), John Henry
Occupation
Merchant

Associated Claims (3)

£1,940 6S 1D
Awardee
£413 6S 4D
Awardee
£987 0S 8D
Awardee

Legacies Summary

Commercial (1)

Senior partner
Nelson & Adam
West India merchant  
 

Addresses (1)

Savage Gardens, City of London, Middlesex, London, England