Johnson, Nellie Melissa
The following data is extracted from The Descendants of Rufus Edwards and Ruth (Huestis) Edwards.
6.3211 Nellie Melissa Daughter of Margaret Antometta (Edwards) and Benjamin Johnson, b. September 7, 1860, at Darlington, Wis.; m. Henry Knautz; d. of consumption, December 22, 1888; buried in Union Grove Cemetery, Darlington.
Educated in Darlington public school; mem. M. E. Church.
Her husband, Henry Knautz, son of John William and Augusta (Hayden) Knautz; b. July 7, 1854, in Lippidulmolt, Germany.
Children (4), surname Knautz
6.32111 Nettie Knautz, b. 1879.
6.32112 William Knautz, b. 1882.
6.32113 Leda Darling Knautz, (twin) b. 1888.
6.32114 Lester Ed-ward Knautz (twin), b. 1888.
Source: The Descendants of Rufus Edwards and Ruth (Huestis) Edwards