Biography of Emil Nelson
Emil Nelson was born January 21, 1883 at Beaver Creek, Jackson County, Wisconsin. He came to Aneta, North Dakota for employment at a general merchandise store.
Ile was married at Courtney to Effie Genevieve Halverson November 6, 1907. He went into the hardware business in partnership with his brother. From there he moved to Cooperstown, his present residence. He has been here for the past nine or ten years. Address: Cooperstown, North Dakota, Box 181.