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Abraham Columbus Nichols[1, 2]

Male 1834 - 1922


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  • Born  23 Oct 1834  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Male 
    Census: Federal  1840  , Gilreath's District, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • male 30-40: Elijah Nicholds [at 38]
      female 20-30 [Susan at abt 28]
      male 10-15 [John Wesley at 13]
      male 5-10 [Joseph Alfred at abt 10]
      female 5-10 [Violet at abt 8]
      male <5 [Abraham Columbus at 5]
      male <5 [Jesse Lee at abt 4]
    Census: Federal  9 May 1841  , District 45, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    for the Wilkes County School System 
    • Elijah Nicholls: head
      John W.
      Joseph
      Abraham
      Vilett
    Census: Federal  2 Aug 1850  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 1) Elijah Nicholds, male age 48, farmer, $1500 real estate, born in Wilkes County, NC
      2) Susan Nicholds, female age 38, born in Wilkes County, NC
      3) John Nicholds, male age 23, farmer, born in Wilkes County, NC
      4) Joseph Nicholds, male age 20, farmer, born in Wilkes County, NC
      5) Violet Nicholds, female age 18, born in Wilkes County, NC
      6) Abraham Nicholds, male age 16, born in Wilkes County, NC, attended school
      7) Jesse Nicholds, male age 14, born in Wilkes County, NC, attended school
      8) James Nicholds, male age 12, born in Wilkes County, NC, attended school
      9) Polly Nicholds, female age 10, born in Wilkes County, NC, attended school
      10) William Nicholds, male age 4, born in Wilkes County, NC
      11) Susan Nicholds, female age 2, born in Wilkes County, NC
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    Census: Federal  23 Aug 1870  , Mulberry Township, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) Abrem Nickols, white male age 35, farmer, $50 real estate, born in NC
      2) Harriet Nickols, white female age 30, keeping house, born in NC
      3) Gaither Nickols, white male age 9, at home, born in NC
      4) Wiley Nickols, white male age 6, at home, born in NC
      5) Emeline Hall, white female age 17, domestic servant, born in NC, cannot read or write
    Census: Federal  9 Jun 1880  , Reddies River Township, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 1) Abraham C. Nicholls, head, white male age 45, farmer, born in NC, parents born in NC
      2) Harriet E. Nicholls, wife, white female age 37 [or 9], keeping house, born in NC, parents born in NC
      3) Gaither A. Nicholls, son, white male age 19, labors on farm, born in NC
      4) Wiley T. Nicholls, son, white male age 15, labors on farm, born in NC
      5) Frances F. Pardew, taken from [?], white female age 7, at home, born in NC, parents born in NC
    Military: Civil War  Private, 53rd Regiment, Company K, North Carolina Infantry  [7
    Died  10 Feb 1922  , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried  735 Pleasant Home Church Road, Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I1092  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  15 Jan 2011 

    Father  Elijah Nichols,   b. 14 Feb 1802, , Fishdam Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1856, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Susan Elvira Minton,   b. Abt 1811, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 21 Jun 1883 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Family ID  F160  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Harriet Evelyn McNeil,   b. 10 Jul 1840, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1939, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Gaither Alexander Nichols,   b. 6 May 1861, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1930, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Wiley Thomas Nichols,   b. 6 Feb 1864, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1940, , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  28 Dec 2003 
    Family ID  F411  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Sarah Jane Lovette,   b. 26 Apr 1892,   d. 10 Aug 1953 
    Last Modified  10 May 2004 
    Family ID  F963  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Oct 1834 - , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1840 - , Gilreath's District, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - for the Wilkes County School System - 9 May 1841 - , District 45, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 2 Aug 1850 - , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 23 Aug 1870 - , Mulberry Township, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 9 Jun 1880 - , Reddies River Township, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Feb 1922 - , Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - 735 Pleasant Home Church Road, Millers Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S210] A Transcript of Wilkes County School census 1840-1850 With Comprehensive Index of Names and Places, George F. McNeil, (Wilkesboro, North Carolina: Privately published, 1993), Elijah Nicholls household, District 45, page 101.

    2. [S67] Pleasant Home Baptist Church Cemetery, Millers Creek (Reddies River Township), Wilkes County, North Carolina, grave marker for Abraham Columbus Nichols, per survey conducted by George F. McNiel, 5 May 1999.

    3. [S1591] 1840 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, North Carolina, Wilkes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), M704, roll 373, McNiel's District, p. 91, Elijah Nicholds household, accessed 19 Jul 2008., 19 Jul 2008.

    4. [S111] 1850 U.S. census, Wilkes County, North Carolina, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), Elijah Nicholds household, dwelling & family 396, sheet 278A; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M432, roll 649.

    5. [S637] 1870 U.S. census, Wilkes County, North Carolina, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), Abrem Nickols household, Mulberry, dwelling & family 51, page 337; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M593, roll 1165.

    6. [S1737] 1880 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Digital images, North Carolina, Wilkes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), T9, roll 987, Reddies River Township, enumeration district (ED) 221, p. 10B, dwelling 82, family 82, Abraham C. Nicholls household, accessed 15 Jan 2011, 15 Jan 2011.

    7. [S856] Civil War Soldiers & Sailors System, images online, National Park Service (NPS) and several other public and private partners, (http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/index.html), Abraham C. Nicholls entry, National Archives and Records Administration microfilm roll M230, roll 29.