Nicholas Nicholls

26 December 1780–27 February 1877
Gerrans, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Nicholas

When Nicholas Nicholls was born on 26 December 1780, in Gerrans, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henery Nicholls, was 7 and his mother, Amanda, was -96. He married Elizabeth Hill on 22 June 1808, in Gerrans, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He was buried in Gerrans, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Nicholas Nicholls
1780–1877
Elizabeth Hill
1790–1822
Marriage: 22 June 1808
Elizabeth Nicholls
1808–1855
Mary Ann Hill Nicholls
1809–
Nicholas Nicholls
1811–
Henry Nicholls
1817–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 June 1808
Gerrans, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 21

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 28

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 35

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Nichol .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nicholas Nicholls, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Nicholas Nicholls in entry for Nicholas Nicholls, "England, Cornwall Parish Registers, 1538-2010"
  • Nicholas Nicholls in entry for Mary Ann Hill Nicholls, "England, Cornwall Parish Registers, 1538-2010"

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