Roscoe Evans Nickerson Sr

29 February 1888–28 February 1969 (Age 81)
Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States

The Life of Roscoe Evans

When Roscoe Evans Nickerson Sr was born on 29 February 1888, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States, his father, Orrin L. Nickerson, was 22 and his mother, Mary E Hall, was 30. He married Florence May Springer on 23 October 1909, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 9 daughters. He died on 28 February 1969, in Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Pine Grove Cemetery, Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roscoe Evans Nickerson Sr
1888–1969
Florence May Springer
1888–1966
Marriage: 23 October 1909
Helen Dorothea Nickerson
1909–1996
Lillis Mae Nickerson
1911–2017
Agnes Nancy Nickerson
1912–1912
Roscoe LaRoy Nickerson
1913–1932
Bessie Keziah Nickerson
1914–1954
Lucie Ellen Nickerson
1916–1999
Evelyn M Nickerson
1918–2003
Beulah Ruby Nickerson
1920–1997
Elizabeth Alice Nickerson
1921–1922
Richard Evans Nickerson
1927–2012
Barbara Joan Nickerson
1930–2008

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 October 1909
Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States
children

(11)

    Female1909–1996Female

    Lillis Mae Nickerson

    Female1911–2017Female

    Agnes Nancy Nickerson

    Female1912–1912Female

    Roscoe LaRoy Nickerson

    Male1913–1932Male

    Female1914–1954Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Orrin L. Nickerson

    Male1865–1932Male

    Female1857–1937Female

siblings

(3)

    Irving Lewis Nickerson

    Male1882–1927Male

    Male1888–1969Male

    Charles E Nickerson

    Male1889–Male

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 5

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 22

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English (Norfolk): patronymic from a pet form of Nicholas .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Roscoe E Nickerson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Roscoe E Nickerson in household of Mary E Nickerson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Roscoe Nickerson, "United States Census, 1940"

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