Lillian E. Nichols

about 1862–
Maine, United States

The Life of Lillian E.

When Lillian E. Nichols was born about 1862, in Maine, United States, her father, Thomas B. Nichols, was 24 and her mother, Abigail B Foss, was 24. She married George Selwyn Coffin on 31 January 1881, in Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

George Selwyn Coffin
1852–1883
Lillian E. Nichols
1862–
Marriage: 31 January 1881
Roy S Coffin
1883–
Celia M Coffin
1884–

Spouse and Children

    George Selwyn Coffin

    Male1852–1883Male

    Female1862–Female

MARRIAGE
31 January 1881
Maine, United States
children

(2)

    Roy S Coffin

    Male1883–Male

    Female1884–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 34

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Lillian E Nichols, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Lillian E Nichols, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Lillian E Nichols in entry for Roy S Coffin and Jane S Sandner, "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950"

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