When Virgil Hamilton Nichols was born on 9 May 1912, in Arkansas, United States, his father, Charles Elmore Nichols, was 29 and his mother, Cora Ann Callis, was 28. He married Ruby Lee Wooten on 24 June 1935, in Ventura, Ventura, California, United States. He lived in Dickson Township, Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1920. He died on 18 August 1978, in Sutherlin, Douglas, Oregon, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Sutherlin, Douglas, Oregon, United States.
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.