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Nelsonville 1877-1885

Nelsonville 1877-1885

Posted: 1094001753000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1099139762000
Surnames: Nelson
My g-great grandfather, Adam Nelson established this town back in 1877. Hoping the railway would build close to the town but that did not materialize so, most residents moved to Morden in 1885 . I am seeking any information regarding residents and/or any stories or photos of the ghost town.

Re: Nelsonville 1877-1885

Sheila Behan (View posts)
Posted: 1095468315000
Classification: Query
There is a books call Ghost Towns of Manitoba, you might find it there.

Re: Nelsonville 1877-1885

Posted: 1350237770000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Nelson
Adam Nelson of Nelsonville, MB was also my great great grandfather,as follows: Adam - James Alexander - William Adam - Kathleen (who was my mother). Have you found the book "Ghost Towns of Manitoba"? It has a couple of pages on Nelsonville.
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