Blanch Mabel Nelson


Aug 12, 1886


May 15, 1887

A precious one from us has gone

A voice loved is stilled

A place is vacant in our home

Which never can be filled


Photo Credit:  Rosa G. Gonzales




Nelson- In San Antonio, May 15, 1887, Blanch Mabel, infant daughter of J. P. and Amanda Nelson, aged nine months and four days. The remains were brought to Corpus Christi Sunday night by special train for burial in the cemetery at this place.  The funeral took place Monday morning at 8 o'clock from the residence of John Barrett.  The afflicted parents have the sympathies of this community.


Source: Corpus Christi Caller, May 21, 1887

Research by: Msgr. Michael A. Howell

Transcription by: Geraldine D. McGloin, Nueces County Historical Commission


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