No info on his parents yet. he married a Rachel ? Had son John Dawson on 28 Oct 1851.1851 census.Lennox& Addington,Camden Township.
John Married a Kejiah Adelia ? had several kids
Thomas Benjamin, Joseph Wesley C., Arthur, Letitia Mabel.
Nelson was living with Charles Breault 1901 Addington Twp.
Rachel Shorts was living with William Bowman and Arwilda Bowman in Neburgh Village 1901 listed as Mother in Law.