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Samuel A. Nelson

banker.

Samuel A. Nelson, Norwegian banker. Member Nelson Brothers, general merchandise, and president State Bank of Lanesboro, 1872-1915, when removed to Minneapolis.; Member Minnesota House of Representatives, 1903, Senate, 1907-1913.

Background

Nelson, Samuel A. was born on January 6, 1851 in at Lyngdahl, Norway. Son of Peder Nielson Erickstad and Anna (Aen) Nelson.

Education

Educated Marshall Academy, Wisconsin. Graduate Bryant and Stratton Business College, Chicago, 1870.

Career

Member Nelson Brothers, general merchandise, and president State Bank of Lanesboro, 1872-1915, when removed to Minneapolis.

Membership

Member Nelson Brothers, general merchandise, and president State Bank of Lanesboro, 1872-1915, when removed to Minneapolis. Member Minnesota House of Representatives, 1903, Senate, 1907-1913.

Connections

Married Julia Skarie, of Lanesboro, Minnesota, January 16, 1877 (died March 7, 1904). Married second, Mistress.

father:
Peder Nielson Erickstad Nelson

mother:
Anna (Aen) Nelson

spouses:
Julia Skarie

Mistress