Wiford Nelson1

b. 12 May 1858, d. 7 May 1933
Last Edited=9 Nov 2012
1st cousin 3 times removed of Joseph Michael Flint
     Wiford Nelson was born on 12 May 1858 at Provo, Utah County, Utah.1 He was the son of Henry Nelson and Sarah Ann Richmond.2,3

On 13 September 1860 Wiford Nelson was enumerated in the household of Henry Nelson on the 1860 U. S. census for Provo, Utah County, Utah as Wilford Nelson, 2 years old, birthplace of Utah Also enumerated in the household were Sarah Ann Richmond, Henry Thomas Nelson, Elizabeth Ann Nelson, Jesse Richmond Nelson, William Richard Nelson and Sarah Alice Nelson.4

Wiford Nelson died on 7 May 1933 at Daniels, Wastach County, Utah, at age 74.1

Wiford Nelson was buried on 9 May 1933 at Heber City Cemetery, Heber City, Wastach County, Utah.1


  1. "Ancestral File v4.19," FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org/: accessed 25 Jul 2002), entry for Wilford Nelson(1DDX-JP).
  2. "Ancestral File v4.19," Henry Nelson(1DDW-QL),.
  3. "Ancestral File v4.19," Sarah Ann Richmond(1DDW-RR),.
  4. Hy Nelson household, 1860 U.S. census, Utah County, Utah, population schedule, Provo, Provo post office, page 324 (written), dwelling 2868, family 2240; Ancestry.com Images Online: 1860 U.S. Census / Utah Territory / Utah / Provo / Image 22 of 53, transcribed 11 Aug 2002.