Margaret Elizabeth Nichols

30 May 1808–21 September 1887 (Age 79)
Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Margaret Elizabeth

When Margaret Elizabeth Nichols was born on 30 May 1808, in Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States, her father, Daniel Nichols, was 48 and her mother, Mary Alexander, was 37. She married William Franklin Pace Sr on 21 October 1828, in Double Springs, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Kane, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 21 September 1887, in New Harmony, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in New Harmony Cemetery, New Harmony, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Franklin Pace Sr
Margaret Elizabeth Nichols
Marriage: 21 October 1828
James Byron Pace
Wilson Daniel Pace
Harvey Alexander Pace
William Franklin Pace Jr
Granville Madison Pace
John Alma Lawrence Pace
Joseph Arlington Randolph Pace
Parley Pratt Pace
Eli Nichols Pace
Mary Ann Pace

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 October 1828Double Springs, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 22
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Nichol , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognates from other languages, e.g. Croatian and Serbian Nikolić (see Nikolic ); see also below.Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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    Life story of Margaret Nichols Pace

    Source: "Henry Alexander and Abigail (Hammond) Pace: Ancestral Lines compiled by Kay Daun (Pace) Edwards" (page 25), which was Contributed By William Prince · 2014-05-08 MARGARET NICHOLS PACE Mar …

    Sources (27)

    • Margaret in entry for John Alma Pace, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Margaret M Pace in household of William Pace, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Margaret Nichols in entry for William Franklin Pace, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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