Albert Nelson Waldron1

M, b. 15 January 1842, d. 21 January 1923
3rd great-granduncle of Barbara Joyce Zanzig
Descendant Chart for Peter and Marritie Waldron
     "Albert N. Waldron-His maternal grandsire, Joseph Doane, was the son of a Hollander who settled in New York State. His daughter, Rebecca, married Joseph Waldron, whose ancestors had dwelt in New York for several generations. He was born in Cayuga county Jan. 15,1842. His parents shortly afterward removed to Penn. and when he was 11 to Green Lake county, Wisc. On August 14, 1862 he enlisted in Co. C, 32dWisc. Vol. Inf., and served until June 1865. He married Margaret Whitehead on 25 Dec., 1866. He took part in the siege of Atlanta and in Sherman's march to the sea. They have 4 children, May, Rose, Cora, and Leona.2 "
     Albert Nelson Waldron was born on 15 January 1842 at Cayuga County, New York, USAB,G.3,2,4,5,6 He was the son of Joseph Waldron and Rebecca Doane.7

     Albert Nelson Waldron married Margaret Whitehead, daughter of William Whitehead and Sarah Watson, on 25 December 1866 at Markesan, Green Lake, Wisconsin, USAB,G, at age 24.7,2,8,5
     Albert Nelson Waldron died on 21 January 1923 at Los Angeles County, California, USAB,G, at age 81.8


Migration-To1853Green Lake County, Wisconsin, USAB,G, with his parents from Pennsylvania2,7
Residence14 August 1862Manchester, Green Lake, Wisconsin, USAB,G,9
Milit-Beg14 August 1862Wisconsin, USAB,G, Civil War, Co. C, 32nd Wisc. Volunteer Infantry as a private2,7,10
Milit-EndJune 1865Wisconsin, USAB,G,2,7,10

Children of Albert Nelson Waldron and Margaret Whitehead

Unique ID=WALDR-39070
Last Edited=1 Sep 2019


  1. [S471] Penny Hawkins Dorothy, "Email: Dorothy, 2002 09 09, "Re: New Waldron Info!"," e-mail message from e-mail address (Britton, SD) to Barbara Zanzig, 9 Sep 2002. Hereinafter cited as "Re: Daniel Waldron's children."
  2. [S547] Anonymous, History of Winona and Olmsted Counties : together with biographical matter, statistics, etc., gathered from matter furnished by interviews with old settlers, county, township and other records, and extracts from files of papers, pamphlets, and such other sources as have been available. (Chicago, IL: H.H. Hill and Co., 1883), p. 1095, Albert N. Waldron entry. Hereinafter cited as History of Winona and Olmsted Counties.
  3. [S354] Ronald A., e-mail address Waldron, The family tree of Ronald A. Waldron, online, The family tree of Ronald A. Waldron (Falls Church, Virginia), Mar 2002, Reference may have come from History of Greene County, NY.
  4. [S560] 1870 US Census MN, Olmsted, Olmsted Co., Minnesota, population schedule,, (, Joseph Walden household, p. 190 (image 8/27), dwelling 1592, family 1428, accessed 12 Apr 2019; citing Roll M593_8.
  5. [S634] 1900 US Federal Census (MN, Olmsted 778), Olmsted Co., Minnesota, population schedule,, (, Albert Walderon household, Cascade Twp., ED 101, sheet 6 (stamped 6A) (image 11/16), dwelling 97, family 97, accessed 13 Jul 2019; citing NARA microfilm roll T623_778.
  6. [S1505] "Minnesota, Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905", Database and images, Minnesota Historical Society,, URL 2007, 1905 > Olmsted, roll MNSC_139; Albert N. Waldron household, Cascade Twp., schedule sheet 16 (penned 74), enumeration district 4, lines 577-582, accessed 1 Sep 2019. His birth is indexed as 33, but he gives length of residence as 40 years and the 3 is marked over. From the roundness of the number above and below the mark, I conclude it's a 6 not a 3--BJZ, citing 1865-1905 Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1849-1855 Minnesota Territorial Census Schedules and Minnesota 1857 Territorial Census.
  7. [S354] Ronald A., e-mail address Waldron, The family tree of Ronald A. Waldron, online, The family tree of Ronald A. Waldron (Falls Church, Virginia), Mar 2002.
  8. [S1383],, online, various dates, CA, Los Angeles Co., Rosemead, Savannah Memorial Park Cem.; Albert N Waldron, Findagrave memorial no. 9268205, accessed 25 Mar 2019.
  9. [S765] State of Wisconsin, Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, An Online Digital Book, online, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865 Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers (Madison, WI), Albert N. Waldron entry, listed in the roster of 32nd Regiment Infantry, Co. C. Unknown whether residence given is pre- or post-war; assuming pre-.
  10. [S1816] "1890 Veterans Schedules", Database and images, Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.,, URL 2005, Albert N. Waldron, Minnesota > Olmsted > Oronoco, ED 281, page 1 (Anc. image 1/3), house 45, family 46, accessed 1 Sep 2019, citing Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census (1890) Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War.
  11. [S560] 1870 US Census MN, Olmsted, Olmsted Co., Minnesota, population schedule,, (, Albert Waldran household, Oronoco Twp., p. 14 (written 296) (image 8/10), dwelling/fam. 106, accessed 25 Mar 2019; citing Roll M593_8.