Johanna R Nicholson

about 1886–13 June 1963 (Age 77)
Walls, Orkney, Scotland

The Life Summary of Johanna R

When Johanna R Nicholson was born about 1886, in Walls, Orkney, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, James Mowat Nicolson, was 39 and her mother, Helen Wilson, was 33. She married Alec G Sinclair on 31 July 1902, in Walls, Orkney, Scotland. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 13 June 1963, in her hometown, at the age of 77.

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Alec G Sinclair
Johanna R Nicholson
Marriage: 31 July 1902
Helen Wilson Sinclair
Agnes Sinclair
Elizabeth Isabel Sinclair
Johanna Nicolson Sinclair
Lilian Harriet Groat Sinclair
Margaret Jane Wilson Sinclair
John Alexander Sinclair
James Sinclair
Walterina Nicolson Sinclair
Wilson Nicolson Sinclair

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World Events (8)

1890 · Opening of the Forth Railway Bridge.
Age 4
The Forth Bridge is a railway bridge across the Firth of Forth river in the east of Scotland, 9 miles west of Edinburgh City Center. It is considered as a symbol of Scotland and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was opened on 4 March and was the longest single cantilever bridge span in the world until 1919. It is still in operation.
1896 · Opening of the Glasgow Subway.
Age 10
The Glasgow Subway opened on 14 December and is the third-oldest underground metro system in the world. It is one of very few subways that have a running gauge of 4 feet, but its twin circular lines were never expanded.
Age 22
London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: patronymic from Nichol .

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

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  • Johanna Nicolson in the 1901 Scotland Census

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