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John Nichols, Sr

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Caroline, Halifax, Virginia, USA
Death: Died in Halifax, Virginia, USA
Place of Burial: Halifax, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Henry Nichols and Phyllis Nichols
Husband of Barbara Mccombe and Mary ANN Nichols
Father of John Thomas Nichols; John W Nichols, Jr.; William Nichols; Sarah Nichols; Ambrose Nichols and 6 others

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About John Nichols, Sr

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A source had indicated birth in Essex County (as formed fro m), Rappahannock County, Virginia however that source can n ot now be located. Another descendant, William Trousdale Nichols, identifies Caroline County, Virginia as place o f birth.

His will probated Apr 22, 1784.

Will Signed: 8 Oct 1773 Halifax County, Virginia Will Prove d: 22 Apr 1774 Halifax County, VA- Will Book 1, pgs 70-73

Descendant William Nichols: 7) John Nichols was born in 1698 in Caroline County, Virgina and he died on 22 Apr 1774 i n Halifax County. Va. He married a Mary Owen about 1719. Th ey had 10 children: William, John Jr., Sarah, Elizabeth, Am brose, Agnes Agathy, Nancy"Nanny", Byrd, David and Jesse. John was a land owner and had about 4500 acres in Halifax Co unty, Va. 6) Jesse Nichols was born in 1740 in Halifax County, Virginia and he died 6 April 1805 in Elmwood, Smith Cou nty, Tenn. He married Lucy Mann in 1773 in Virginia. They h ad 15 children: Henry V., Robert, Phoebe, John Wilson, Mary , Sarah, William N., Jesse Junior, Byrd, Matthew, Lucy, Joe l, Nancy, Elizabeth and James Matthew. All children born i n Halifax County, Va. Jesse Nichols is my tie to the Sons o f the American Revolution. 5) Jesse's son Matthew is my ggg randfather was born 14 May 1790 in Halifax County, Va and w ho died in Elmwood, Smith County, Tenn. Bef 2 Jan 1859. H e married Mary Warren on 24 Dec 1811. Their children were : Matilda, Moriah, Warren, Permelia, Martha, Joel M., Jesse , Ethelred, and William M Nichols. 4) William Marshall Nich ols , my ggrandfather, was born 20 Sept 1830 in Smith County, Tenn. and he died 10 April 1895 in Smith County, Tenn. H e married Mariah Sadler on 13 Dec 1855 in Jackson County, T enn., her home. They had the following children: Washington , Hugh, Willie Kade, Leona Cowan and Joe Cowan Nichols. 3) J oe Cowan Nichols is my grandfather who was born on 28 Oct 1 868 in Smith County, Tenn. and died on 13 May 1951 in Nashv ille, Davidson County, Tenn. He married Willie Sue Moss on 29 Jun 1904 in Smith county, Tenn. They had one child Rhea Trousdale Nichols , my Father, who was born 22 Jul 1908 in Smith County, Tenn. and who died 9 Nov 1985 in Nashville , Davidson County, Tenn. -------------------- http://www.goldsbyfamily.info/Ancestors-Altom/f4229.htm http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.nichols/9214/mb.ashx

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John Nichols, Sr's Timeline

1698
1698
Caroline, Halifax, Virginia, USA
1719
1719
Age 21
Virginia, USA
1719
Age 21
Halifax, Virginia, United States
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1721
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Virginia, USA
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1725
Age 27
Virginia, USA
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1731
Age 33
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Age 34
Virginia, USA
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Virginia, United States
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Age 39