Charles W. Nichols

from 31 December 1838 to 1 January 1842–
Mexico, Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States

The Life of Charles W.

When Charles W. Nichols was born from 31 December 1838 to 1 January 1842, in Mexico, Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States, his father, David Nichols, was 35 and his mother, Betsey Matteson, was 32.

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Family Time Line

David Nichols
1807–1887
Betsey Matteson
1810–1879
Laverna Celisha Nichols
1829–1899
Delos D. Nichols
1834–1884
Freborn Matteson Nichols
1837–1922
Charles W. Nichols
1838–
Ruth Nichols
1844–
Mary M. Nichols
1846–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 25

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 32

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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)

  • Charles Nichols in household of David Nichols, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Charles Nichols in household of David Nichols, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Charles W Nichols in household of David Nichols, "United States Census, 1850"

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