Roy Leonard Nelson Jr. and Helen Louise (Meyers) Nelson

The State Capital building of Topeka, Kansas. ...
The State Capital building of Topeka, Kansas. Taken with a Panasonic DMC-TZ3. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Shawnee County Courthouse, by Leonard & Martin
Shawnee County Courthouse, by Leonard & Martin (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Helen Louise (Meyers) Nelson and Roy “Jim” Leonard Nelson Jr, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas in 1950’s. Resided at 3117 Girard Street, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas. He worked for Goodyear. She was a homemaker.

Helen was the daughter of Harold E. Meyers and Naomi C. Meyers of Kansas. [Picture below left was Naomi & Harold Meyers and Velva and Helen Meyers.]

Naomi & Harold Meyers, Velve & Helen Meyers, Kansas

Helen was the Granddaughter of Louis B. Meyers and Mary E. (Sunderland) Meyers of New York and New Jersey. Great Granddaughter of Morris & Minnie Meyers of Russia.

Helen Meyers was wife of Roy Leonard Nelson Jr. he was the son of Gladys (Linderman) Nelson of Dubuque, Iowa; and Roy Leonard Nelson Sr. of Illinois and Iowa. Roy and Helen Nelson were the parents of Jodi and Willie Nelson of Kansas. 

Roy, Willie, & Jodi Nelson, Jan. 1954, 1709 Cheston, Jacinto City, TXNelson family,

Roy L. Nelson Jr., Willie, and Jodi Nelson, at Leroy & Jean Frederick’s home at 1709 Cheston Drive, Jacinto City, TX, January 1954. [above left picture] Jodi, Roy, Helen, Willie Nelson, 1960’s, Topeka, KS.

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William “Billy” Nelson [top left], Gladys, Roy, Helen, Shirley, & John Ogle, 1955, Topeka, KS. [top right] Billy Nelson [bottom left]. Billy, Roy, Jodi Nelson, Topeka, KS [bottom right]

Roy Leonard Nelson Sr., 1910, Washington School, Chicago, Illinois[picture above: Roy L. Nelson Sr., 1910, Washington School, Chicago, Illinois.]

He is the Grandson of Charles F. & Lena (Nilson) Nelson of Sweden and Illinois.

Great Grandson of Alic & Aletta Nelson of Sweden.

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