Robert Nicol

about 1833–
Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert

When Robert Nicol was born about 1833, in Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Nicol, was 28 and his mother, Sarah " Sally" Dake, was 24.

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Robert Nicol
Sarah " Sally" Dake
William Nicol
Robert Nicol
Nancy Nicol
William Nicol
Charles Nicol
Charles Nicol
Robert Nichol
Augustus Nicol
Nancy Nicol

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World Events (3)

1838 · Jenners Department Store Opens its doors

Age 5

Jenners was founded by Charles Jenner as a department store for the community. The original building was destroyed by a fire in 1892 but, with a new design in mind, the store was reopened in 1895 with new features. It was named Harrods of the North after it was given Royal Warrant in 1911 and was visited by Queen Elizabeth II on its 150th anniversary. It was sold to the House of Fraser in 2005, which in 2008, made much needed improvements to the store.

Age 10

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Age 51

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Scottish: from a Scottish vernacular form of Nicholas .

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

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