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Nelson Rockefeller

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Nelson Rockefeller

41st U.S. Vice-President


    Laura Celestia Spelman

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    • Grandmother of Nelson Rockefeller — 3rd Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 9 Sep 1839 
    • Birth Location:
    • Wadsworth, Medina, Ohio 
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    • Death Date:
    • 12 Mar 1915 
    • Death Location:
    • Pocantico Hills, Mount Pleasant, Westchester, New York 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 8 Sep 1864 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio 

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  • Sources for Laura Celestia Spelman

    • 3 Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993 , Marriage record for John D. Rockefeller and Laura C. Spelman, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 4 U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 , SAR #92955, Membership application for Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 5 Avery, Elroy McKendree and Catharine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery , The Groton Avery Clan , Cleveland: Unknown (1912) , Vol. 1, p. 587, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 6 Eldridge, William Henry , Henry Genealogy: The Descendants of Samuel Henry of Hadley and Amherst, Mass., 1734-1790 an d Lurana . . . , Boston, Massachusetts: Press of T. R. Marvin and Son (1915) , 74-75, Ancestry.com (Online Database).