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John "Purvis" Nichols

Male 1848 - 1929


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  • Nickname  Purvis 
    Born  8 May 1848  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census: Federal  25 Sep 1850  , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 1) James W. Nicholds, male age 48, farmer, $500 real estate, born in Wilkes
      2) Nancy Nicholds, female age 43, born in Burke, cannot read or write
      3) John Nicholds, male age 21, farmer, born in Wilkes, cannot read or write
      4) Sally Nicholds, female age 19, born in Wilkes
      5) Catherine Nicholds, female age 18, born in Wilkes
      6) Nancy Nicholds, female age 15, born in Wilkes, attended school
      7) Martha Nicholds, female age 13, born in Wilkes, attended school
      8) James Nicholds, male age 11, born in Wilkes, attended school
      9) William Nicholds, male age 8, born in Wilkes, attended school
      10) Amanda Nicholds, female age 6, born in Wilkes, attended school
      11) Wesly Nicholds, male age 3, born in Wilkes
      12) Purvis Nicholds, male age 1, born in Wilkes
    Census: Federal  16 Jul 1860  , Upper Division (PO Wilkesboro), Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1) J. W. Nicholds, male age 52, farmer, $700 real estate, $600 personal estate, born in NC
      2) Nancy Nicholds, female age 49, farmer, born in NC
      3) William Nicholds, male age 18, farmer, born in NC, attended school
      4) Wesly Nicholds, male age 13, farmer, born in NC, attended school
      5) Purvis Nicholds, male age 11, born in NC, attended school
    Died  4 Feb 1929 
    Person ID  I2132  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  7 Feb 2006 

    Father  James Wesley Nichols,   b. 14 Aug 1807, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1897 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Nancy Shepherd,   b. Abt 1807, , , Burke County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Family ID  F708  Group Sheet

    Family  Rebecca Ardena Edmiston,   b. Abt 1857, , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1926 
    Married  26 Mar 1875 
    Last Modified  28 Dec 2003 
    Family ID  F710  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 May 1848 - , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 25 Sep 1850 - , , Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 16 Jul 1860 - , Upper Division (PO Wilkesboro), Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S111] 1850 U.S. census, Wilkes County, North Carolina, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), James W. Nicholds household, dwelling & family 1260, page 335; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M432, roll 649.

    2. [S734] 1860 U.S. census, Wilkes County, North Carolina, population schedule, digital image by subscription, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), J. W. Nicholds household, Upper Division (PO Wilkesboro), dwelling 547, family 542, page 137; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication M653, roll 918.