Andrew M. Nelson, Alamo defender, son of John and Elizabeth (Mansfield) Nelson, was born in Tennessee in 1809. He was a single man. He served in the Alamo garrison and died in the battle of the Alamo on March 6, 1836.
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
Bill Groneman, “Nelson, Andrew M.,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed October 25, 2020, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/nelson-andrew-m.
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