William Nichols

1845–
Harrold, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Nichols was born in 1845, in Harrold, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Levi Nichols, was 25 and his mother, Ann Bradshaw, was 18. He married Annie Wilkins on 29 September 1868, in Hardwick, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Wilby, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom for about 40 years.

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Family Time Line

William Nichols
1845–
Annie Wilkins
1848–
Marriage: 29 September 1868
James Nichols
1869–
John Nichols
1871–
Emily Jane Nichols
1873–
Henry Nichols
1875–1958
Ethel Nichols
1876–
Lizzie Nicholls
1878–
Amy Nichols
1880–
Allen Nichols
1883–
Leonard Nichols
1884–1958
Joseph Nichols
1886–
Helena Annie Nicholls
1887–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 September 1868
Hardwick, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(11)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

    William Nichols

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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 9

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 35

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 39

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English and Dutch: patronymic from Nichol .2 Jewish (American): Americanized form of any of various like-sounding Jewish names.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Nicholls, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • William Nichols, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • William Nichols, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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