Vitals: Thomas & Pamelia Allison Nelson

Thomas (1802/6-1875) b. N. Ireland; r. Richland/West Deer Twp., Allegheny Co., PA  (son of John & Anne Allen Nelson; Farmer)
-buried Hampton U.P. Cemetery, Allegheny Co., PA

Thomas Nelson grave, Allison Park, PA

Pamelia/Parmalia Allison (1806/7-1883) r. Richland/West Deer Twp., Allegheny Co., PA (daughter of George & Susannah McRoberts Allison: Home manager)
-buried Hampton U.P. Cemetery, Allegheny Co., PA

Pamelia Allison Nelson grave

Married: 1832

Children:

1. Susan Ann *(1833-1906) (m. Solomon S. Dodds)
2. Tabitha Jane *(1835-1918) (m. Joseph Browning Lee; both died in Kansas)
3. Mary (1837-1920) (m. Richard Henry Pearce, brother-in-law of Permelia, below)
4.Permelia “Millie” (1840-1914) b. Richland/West Deer Twp; r. McCandless Twp., PA (m. Charles Pearce, my Ggrandfather)
-buried in Cross Roads Cemetery, Pine Twp., PA
5. John Randolph (1842-1923) (m. Minerva Rowland)
-buried Hampton U.P. Cemetery, Allison Park, PA
6. Margaret (1844-1872) (m. Harvey E. Brooks)
-buried Hampton U.P. Cemetery, Allison Park, PA
7. Sarah (1848-1849) died in infancy
-burial: Pine Creek cemetery, AKA Hampton U.P. Cemetery
8. Agness (1850-1853) died in childhood
-burial: Pine Creek cemetery, AKA Hampton U.P. Cemetery

* 1870 Census shows Margaret (7) and Alvina (8) Lee, daughters of Tabitha Jane, living in grandparents’ household along with a (Thomas) Nelson Dodds (14), eldest son of Susan Ann. Why were these grandchildren living there? Another, Ann McKee (18) is listed as “housekeeper” in the census.

Documentation:

Betsy Hare Kemp. “Descendants of John Nelson & Anne Allen,” which includes cemetery records, tombstone inscriptions, and family sources.

US Federal Censes 1850, 1860, 1870. Ancestry.com

Various Member Public Family Trees. 1/4/14. Ancestry.com

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RETURN TO OUR ALLISON FAMILY TREE

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