Harriett Nichols

1885–1975 (Age 90)
Augusta, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life of Harriett

When Harriett Nichols was born on 4 January 1885, in Augusta, Hancock, Illinois, United States, her father, Benjamin Lionburger Nichols, was 33 and her mother, Ida ELisabeth Todd, was 19. She married James Edward Agard in 1909, in Adams, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Adams, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Ursa, Adams, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 28 May 1975, at the age of 90, and was buried in Ursa, Adams, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harriett Nichols
1885–1975
James Edward Agard
1867–1927
Marriage: 1909
Ida Virginia Agard
1911–1970
James Edward Agard
1917–1987

Spouse & Children

  • Female1885–1975Female

  • James Edward Agard

    Male1867–1927Male

MARRIAGE
1909
Adams, Illinois, United States
children

(2)

Parents & Siblings

  • Benjamin Lionburger Nichols

    Male1852–1931Male

  • Ida ELisabeth Todd

    Female1865–1936Female

siblings

(8)

  • Female1885–1975Female

  • Wm Nichols

    Male1887–Male

  • Martin Allen Nichols

    Male1889–Male

  • Monroe Ephriam Nichols

    Male1892–Male

  • Jennie Diana Nichols

    Female1894–1942Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 7

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 24

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Harriett Jenkins in household of Willard Jenkins, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hattie Nichols in household of B L Nichols, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Hattie Nichols in household of B L Nichols, "Kansas State Census, 1895"

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