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Husband: Thomas Bolton 1 Also known as: Earl Nelson
Born: 7 Jul 1786 in Norwich St Michael, Norfolk 2 (see note 1) Died: 1 Nov 1835 in Brickworth House, Whiteparish, Wiltshire 2 Buried: 9 Nov 1835 in Trafalgar House Chapel, Wiltshire 2 Probate: 1835 in Prerogative Court of Canterbury (see note 2) Education: Norwich High School 3 Education: Peterhouse, Cambridge 3 (see note 3) Father: Thomas Bolton (1752 - 1834) Mother: Susannah Nelson (1755 - 1813) Notes
Wife: Frances Elizabeth Eyre Married name: Frances Elizabeth Bolton Married: 21 Feb 1821 2
Born: ABT 1796 in South Stoneham, Hampshire 4,5 Census: 1851 in 18 Hertford Street, St George Hanover Square, London (see note 4) Census: 1861 in Landford House, Landford, Wiltshire (see note 5) Census: 1871 in Landford House, Landford, Wiltshire (see note 6) Died: 28 Mar 1878 in Landford House, Landford, Wiltshire 2,6,7 (see note 7) Buried: in Trafalgar House Chapel, Wiltshire 2 Probate: 15 Apr 1878 in London (see note 8) Father: Mother: Notes
1 M Horatio Nelson | Born: 7 Aug 1823 Whiteparish, Wiltshire 2 sp. Mary Jane Diana Agar |Married: 28 Jul 1845 St George Hanover Square, London 2 Born: 26 May 1822 Died: 8 May 1904 | Died: 24 Feb 1913 Trafalgar House, Standlynch, Wiltshire 3,8,9 | Buried 1 Mar 1913 Standlynch, Wiltshire 9
2 M John Horatio Nelson | Born: 15 Jan 1825 Brickworth House, Whiteparish, Wiltshire 2,10 sp. Susan Spencer Churchill |Married: 27 Aug 1857 London 2,8 Born: ABT 1831 Died: 2 Feb 1898 | Died: 28 Sep 1917 Landford, Wiltshire 3,8,7 | Buried
3 F Frances Ann Catherine Nelson | Born: 26 Mar 1826 Whiteparish, Wiltshire 2,5 sp. Robert John Pettiward |Married: 25 Jan 1855 Wiltshire 2,8 Born: ABT 1819 Died: 3 Feb 1908 | Died: 14 Apr 1877 Hampshire 2,6 | Buried 21 Apr 1877 Great Finborough, Suffolk 2
4 F Elizabeth Anne Nelson | Born: 18 May 1827 Whiteparish, Wiltshire 11 | Died: 27 Feb 1830 11 | Buried
5 F Caroline Nelson | Born: 31 Aug 1828 Whiteparish, Wiltshire 11 | Died: 12 Mar 1829 11 | Buried
6 F Susannah Nelson | Born: 8 Dec 1829 Brickworth House, Whiteparish, Wiltshire 2,10,5 sp. Alexander Colvin Blunt |Married: 27 Jun 1865 Wiltshire 2,8 Born: ABT 1831 Died: 1 Apr 1920 | Died: 8 Apr 1900 Hampshire 2,6,7 | Buried 11 Apr 1900 Burghclere, Hampshire 2
7 M Maurice Horatio Nelson | Born: 2 Jan 1832 Whiteparish, Wiltshire 2,10 sp. Emily Burrard |Married: 21 Apr 1863 Hampshire 2,8 Born: 1834 Died: 24 Sep 1906 | Died: 6 Sep 1914 Hampshire 12,8 | Buried
8 M Edward Foyle Nelson | Born: 11 Nov 1833 Whiteparish, Wiltshire 2,3 | Died: 8 Sep 1859 Scarborough, Yorkshire 2,8,7 | Buried Trafalgar House Chapel, Wiltshire 2
9 M Henry Nelson | Born: 28 Jul 1835 Landford, Wiltshire 2,3 | Died: 28 Nov 1863 Wiltshire 2,8,7 | Buried
Sources: (1) Burke's Landed Gentry 17th Edition (1952) (2) Nelson, Thomas, a Genealogical History of the Nelson Family (1908) (3) Venn, Alumni Cantabrigienses. (4) . (5) . (6) . (7) . (8) . (9) email June 2007 cwrhc@hotmail.com. (10) . (11) . (12) . Event Notes Note (1) Christopher Cook has born Ipswich Note (2) Will Dated July 25th, 1834. Proved Jan. 7th, 1835 (P.C.C. 40-Stowell). Note (3) Thomas. Nelson (sometime Bolton) College: PETERHOUSE Entered: Michs. 1807 Born: 1786 More Information: Adm. pens. at PETERHOUSE, July 6, 1807, as Bolton. Eldest s. of Thomas (sub Bolton (1756)), of Wells, Norfolk (and Susannah, dau. of the Rev. Edmund Nelson (1741), R. of Burnham Thorpe (and sister of Horatio, Viscount Nelson). B. July 7, 1786. School, Norwich High. Matric. Michs. 1807; B.A. 1811; M.A. 1814. High Sheriff of Wilts., 1834. Succeeded his uncle, the Rev. William (1774), as 2nd Earl Nelson, Feb. 28, 1835, and assumed the surname and arms of Nelson. Married, Feb. 21, 1821, Frances Elizabeth, dau. of John Maurice Eyre, Esq., of Landford House, and Brickworth, Wilts. Died Nov. 1, 1835, at Brickworth House. Father of Edward F. (1851), Horatio (1841), John H. (1843) and Henry (1854). (T. A. Walker, 381; Burke, P. and B.; G.E.C.; G. Mag., 1835, II, 641.) Note (4) HO107/1476 f276: Age 54, born South Stoneham. Countess Dowager, with daughters Frances and Emma Note (5) RG9/1313 f111: Age 64, born South Stoneham. Frances E Nelson, Countess Dowager, with children Maurice, Henry and Susanna. Also visitors Henry Eyre age 47 born Scotland and his wife and son Note (6) Age 74, born South Stoneham. Countess Dowager, Landowner, with son Maurice Nelson and his family Note (7) Jun 1878 Alderbury 5a 123 Note (8) See media files For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index