Vernon Nicholson


Brief Life History of Vernon

When Vernon Nicholson was born in 1865, in Hursley, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Nicholson, was 35 and his mother, Deborah Garty, was 37. He lived in Hornsey, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Wandsworth, London, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

Charles Nicholson
Deborah Garty
Alfred Earnest Nicholson
Clara Nicholson
Herbert Nicholson
Vernon Nicholson
Laurence Nicholson

Sources (4)

  • Vernon Nicholson in household of Charles Nicholson, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Vernon Nicholson, "England, Hampshire Parish Registers, 1538-1980"
  • Vernon Nicholson in household of Deborah Nicholson, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (5)

World Events (8)

1868 · Abolition of Public Hangings at Newgate

Age 3

On May 26, 1868 the Capital Punishment Act was put into action. This made it so that public hangings no longer existed at Newgate in London.


Age 19

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).


Age 43

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English (northern) and Scottish: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Nic(h)olas or the vernacular form Nic(h)ol + son; see Nichol , Nicholas . In Scotland the name was sometimes substituted for McNichol .

Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Nicolaisen or Nikolaisen , or of the Swedish cognate Niklasson, patronymics from equivalents of the personal name Nicholas .

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

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History of Vernon Nicholson (1865-1949)

Footnotes in parentheses ( ) listed at end of document. VERNON NICHOLSON The fourth child of Charles Nicholson and Deborah Garty was VERNON NICHOLSON. He was born at 5 a.m. on 15 Feb 1865 in Hursley, …

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