Daniel NICHOLSON

Daniel NICHOLSON

Male 1834 - 1924  (89 years)

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  • Name Daniel NICHOLSON  [1
    Born 12 Aug 1834  Beaver Bank, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Reference 1935 
    Died 19 Feb 1924  [1
    Buried Aft 19 Feb 1924  Harriston Cemetery, Harriston, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1935  Southwest
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2018 

    Father Daniel NICHOLSON,   b. 24 Jun 1807, Beaver Bank, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Apr 1895, Palmerston, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Mary GILLRIE,   b. 1804, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1888, Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1831  Christchurch, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F464  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary GREEN,   b. 06 Oct 1835,   d. 16 Mar 1927  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1858  Drayton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 02 Apr 1871  Minto Township, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Hannah Thorndike, age 10, lived with them. She was still with them in 1881. Given that Thorndike was the middle name of Jabez Nicholson, there would appear to be some sort of family connection between the Nicholsons and Thorndikes.
    Children 
    +1. William Green NICHOLSON,   b. 16 Aug 1860, Minto Township, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935  (Age 74 years)
    +2. Adna Van Camplan NICHOLSON,   b. 26 Apr 1863, Minto Township, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1941, Detroit, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +3. Jabez Thorndyke NICHOLSON,   b. 23 Jul 1866
     4. Roxa Louisa NICHOLSON,   b. Abt 1868,   d. 11 Mar 1926  (Age ~ 58 years)
     5. Huldah Maria NICHOLSON,   b. 24 Jul 1871,   d. 06 Feb 1879  (Age 7 years)
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Aug 1834 - Beaver Bank, Nova Scotia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Mar 1858 - Drayton, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 02 Apr 1871 - Minto Township, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 19 Feb 1924 - Harriston Cemetery, Harriston, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Daniel Nicholson Family
    Daniel Nicholson Family
    The photo was probably taken about 1880.

    Back Row L to R:

    Daniel Nicholson Jr., Henry Stiles (husband of Mary Nicholson), Mark Nicholson, Alexander Nicholson, William Henry Nicholson, Catherine (Kate) Sturtridge (wife of William Henry Nicholson), Margaret Smith (wife of Malcolm Nicholson).

    Front Row L to R:

    Mary Green (wife of Daniel Nicholson Jr.), Jane Barber (wife of Mark Nicholson), Daniel Nicholson Sr., Mary Nicholson, Mary Gillrie Nicholson, Caroline Stiles (wife of Alexander Nicholson), Malcolm Nicholson.

    Photo courtesy Helen Nicholson.

  • Sources 
    1. [S110] Nicholson / Gillrie FGS, Helen Nicholson, M1J10S110.

    2. [S3312] 1871 Census of Canada, (Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Aug 21, 2018).