Blanche Nichols

5 August 1912–November 1982 (Age 70)
Greenup, Cumberland, Illinois, United States

The Life of Blanche

When Blanche Nichols was born on 5 August 1912, in Greenup, Cumberland, Illinois, United States, her father, LeRoy W Nichols, was 39 and her mother, Rebecca Jane Smith, was 39. She died in November 1982, in Kane, Illinois, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

LeRoy W Nichols
1873–1939
Rebecca Jane Smith
1873–1939
Frederick Nichols
1892–
Roy W. Jr. Nichols
1920–1980
Frederick Nichols
–1950
Raymond Wallace Nichols
1895–1974
Edith N. Nichols
1901–1980
Blanche Nichols
1903–
Joseph Nichols
1905–1980
Joseph Ralph Nichols
1911–1997
Blanche Nichols
1912–1982

Parents and Siblings

    LeRoy W Nichols

    Male1873–1939Male

    Rebecca Jane Smith

    Female1873–1939Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · Women get the right to vote in Illinois

Age 1

Grace Wilbur Trout was elected president of the Chicago Political Equality League and started her presidency by making sure that each senate district was supporting suffrage for women. A few months later, the bill was up for voting in the state. Trout and her team went as far as to get male voters from their homes. The bill passed giving Women the right to vote for President of the Nation and all local offices not in the Illinois Constitution.
1931

Age 19

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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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