Niels Lassen Nielsen (1874-1948)
Neil Lassen Nielsen
Laundry owner in San Francisco, California, USA
He was born 4 Mar 1874 in Harknag, Ballum, Tønder. Son of smallholder (danish: husmand) Lambert Nielsen and wife Meta Christine Sørensen. He emigrated 1888 and settled in California. He lived the first years in San Francisco and Rio Viasta. For several years he was the owner of a laundry in San Francisco. In 1918 he was employed at the Sterling Laundry Company. He was married to Christine Brodersen. They had a daughter named Melba Christine Nielsen, who was born about 1915. He died 12 Oct 1948 in San Mateo, California.