Julius Brush Nickerson

28 July 1839–7 April 1888 (Age 48)
Sandgate, Bennington, Vermont, United States

The Life of Julius Brush

When Julius Brush Nickerson was born on 28 July 1839, in Sandgate, Bennington, Vermont, United States, his father, William Stoddard Nickerson, was 33 and his mother, Julia Catherine Tainter, was 24. He married Lois Elizabeth Harville on 18 December 1859, in Crawford, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Seneca, Crawford, Wisconsin, United States in 1870 and Aurora, Cloud, Kansas, United States in 1880. He died on 7 April 1888, at the age of 48, and was buried in Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Julius Brush Nickerson
1839–1888
Lois Elizabeth Harville
1842–1904
Marriage: 18 December 1859
Alma Ada Nickerson
1861–1862
Frank Ellsworth Nickerson
1863–1932
Ida Amanda Nickerson
1864–1944
Harriet Elizabeth Nickerson
1868–1930
John Elden Nickerson
1870–1892
Flora Belle Nickerson
1874–1874
Charles Merritt Nickerson
1875–1946
Jennie Belle Nickerson
1878–1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 December 1859
Crawford, Wisconsin, United States
children

(8)

    Alma Ada Nickerson

    Female1861–1862Female

    Frank Ellsworth Nickerson

    Male1863–1932Male

    Female1864–1944Female

    Harriet Elizabeth Nickerson

    Female1868–1930Female

    John Elden Nickerson

    Male1870–1892Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Stoddard Nickerson

    Male1806–1868Male

    Julia Catherine Tainter

    Female1814–1883Female

siblings

(12)

    Lois Ann Nickerson

    Female1836–1867Female

    Marcus Franklin Nickerson

    Male1838–1918Male

    Male1839–1888Male

    Lucy Maria Nickerson

    Female1841–1925Female

    Female1843–1924Female

+7 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 15

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 24

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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)

  • Julius Nickerson in household of William L Nickerson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Julius Nickerson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Julius B Nickerson, "United States Census, 1860"

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