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NICHOLSON (Soundex N242) — See also DENICHOLS, ECHOLS, GHOLSON, HOLSOMBACK, MACNICHOL, MACNICHOLL, MCNICHOL, MCNICHOLAS, MCNICHOLS, MITCHOLSON, NICHELSON, NICHOL, NICHOLAAS, NICHOLAS, NICHOLAUS, NICHOLE, NICHOLFS, NICHOLL, NICHOLLS, NICHOLOFF, NICHOLS, NICHOLYN, NICKELSON, NICOLAYSEN, NICOLSON, OLSON, RICHOLSEN, RICHOLSON.

  NICHOLSON: See also Archibald Hunter Arrington — Clinton S. Bailey — Hezekiah Sanford Bundy — John Christian — Dudley Golding Dwyre — William Hull Ellis — Jacob Fawcett — Albert Gallatin — George Nicholson Langford, Jr. — John Read Magruder — Robert Hugh McWilliams, Jr. — John Montgomery — Dorothy Nicholson-Brown — Byron Nicholson Scott — Edward Kennedy Stall — Everett Starcher — Leora Teetor
  Nicholson, A. J. — of Honey Grove, Fannin County, Tex. Member of Texas state house of representatives 21st District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, A. O. P. See Alfred Osborn Pope Nicholson
  Nicholson, Alfred Osborn Pope (1808-1876) — also known as A. O. P. Nicholson — of Tennessee. Born in Tennessee, 1808. Democrat. Member of Tennessee state legislature, 1830; U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1840-42, 1859-61; chief justice of Tennessee state supreme court, 1870-76. When the Civil War began, he left Washington but did not resign his seat in the Senate; one of ten Southern senators expelled in absentia on July 11, 1861. Died in 1876 (age about 68 years). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Columbia, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Nicholson, Ambrose — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 4th District, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, B. E. See Benjamin Edward Nicholson
  Nicholson, Benjamin Edward — also known as B. E. Nicholson — of Edgefield, Edgefield County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1912; member of South Carolina state senate from Edgefield County, 1913-14, 1941-44. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Charles L. — of Redfield, Spink County, S.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Charles R. — of Queen Anne's County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Queen Anne's County, 1819-21, 1823-24, 1826. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, David E. — of Wallingford, Rutland County, Vt. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1856 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Dick — of Jackson County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Jackson County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Nicholson, Donald William (1888-1968) — also known as Donald W. Nicholson — of Wareham, Plymouth County, Mass. Born in Wareham, Plymouth County, Mass., August 11, 1888. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1925-26; member of Massachusetts state senate Cape and Plymouth District, 1927-47; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1947-59. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Elks; Odd Fellows; Grange; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star. Died February 16, 1968 (age 79 years, 189 days). Interment at Center Cemetery, Wareham, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Angus Nicholson and Annie (McLeod) Nicholson; married 1921 to Ethel Patten.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Nicholson, Eddie See Edward Nicholson
  Nicholson, Edgar E. — of Beardstown, Cass County, Ill. Born in Illinois. Republican. Postmaster at Beardstown, Ill., 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Edward — also known as Eddie Nicholson — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1956, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Edward D. — Delegate to Colorado convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Edward E. — of Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. Republican. Elected Iowa state senate 38th District 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Nicholson, Francis (1655-1728) — Born in Downholme, Yorkshire, England, November 12, 1655. Colonial Governor of New York, 1688-89; Colonial Governor of Maryland, 1694; Governor of Nova Scotia, 1712-15; Colonial Governor of South Carolina, 1721-25. Died in London, England, March 16, 1728 (age 72 years, 125 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Nicholson, Francis Bates (b. 1929) — also known as Francis B. Nicholson — of Greenwood, Greenwood County, S.C. Born in Greenwood, Greenwood County, S.C., September 26, 1929. Lawyer; member of South Carolina state senate from Greenwood County, 1961-66. Methodist. Member, Jaycees; Freemasons. Still living as of 1966.
  Relatives: Son of William H. Nicholson and Elise (Bates) Nicholson; married 1957 to Margaret Phillips.
  Nicholson, Frank S. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 40th District, 1920; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Fred (1904-1974) — of Macomb County, Mich. Born in Strathroy, Ontario, April 20, 1904. Democrat. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 16th Circuit, 1947, 1956 (primary), 1959; Macomb County Prosecuting Attorney, 1949-54; member of Michigan state senate 11th District, 1955-56; defeated in primary, 1966; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1958. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Sigma Nu Phi; Rotary. Died in 1974 (age about 70 years). Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Mrs. George — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, George A., Jr. — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Mrs. George E. — of Chapel Hill, Orange County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Nicholson, George Mansel (b. 1874) — also known as George M. Nicholson — of Ness City, Ness County, Kan.; Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.; Sulphur, Chickasaw Nation County, Indian Territory (now Murray County, Okla.); Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Born in Riley County, Kan., May 30, 1874. Republican. Lawyer; justice of Oklahoma state supreme court, 1921-27; chief justice of Oklahoma state supreme court, 1925-27. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George E. Nicholson and Ida (Carpenter) Nicholson; married, September 1, 1903, to Julie Sheldon (died 1919); married, July 31, 1927, to Edith Cole.
  Nicholson, Isaac W. — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1865-66, 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, J. A. — of Glen Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Glen Cove, N.Y., 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, J. Raleigh — of Cass County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cass County, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, James (b. 1938) — also known as Jim Nicholson — Born in 1938. U.S. Ambassador to Vatican, 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Nicholson, James — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Treasurer of Maine Republican Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Nicholson, James M. — Democrat. Member, Federal Trade Commission, 1967-69. Still living as of 1969.
  Nicholson, Jesse — of Portsmouth, Va. Postmaster at Portsmouth, Va., 1802-34. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Jim See James Nicholson
  Nicholson, Jim — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Nicholson, Jim — of Colorado. Republican. Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1997-2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Nicholson, John — of Ulster County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ulster County, 1782-85. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, John (1765-1820) — of New York. Born in Herkimer, Herkimer County, N.Y., 1765. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1809-11. Died in Herkimer, Herkimer County, N.Y., 1820 (age about 55 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Nicholson, John — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County, 1809-10. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, John — of Belmont, Allegany County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 34th District, 1899, 1900; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Mrs. John — of Shenandoah, Page County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, John Anthony (1827-1906) — also known as John A. Nicholson — of Dover, Kent County, Del. Born in Delaware, 1827. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1865-69. Died in 1906 (age about 79 years). Interment at Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Dover, Del.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Nicholson, John B. — of Huntersville, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Huntersville, N.C., 1884-89. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, John B. (b. 1896) — of Texas. Born in Attalla, Etowah County, Ala., November 4, 1896. Interpreter; U.S. Vice Consul in Changsha, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, John C. — of Newton, Harvey County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, John P. — of Kent County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Kent County, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, John Reed (b. 1849) — also known as John R. Nicholson — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Dover, Kent County, Del., May 19, 1849. Democrat. Lawyer; Delaware state attorney general, 1892-95; chancellor of Delaware court of chancery, 1895-1909. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1884 to Isabella Hayes Hager.
  Nicholson, Joseph H., Jr. — of Queen Anne's County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Queen Anne's County, 1805. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Joseph H. — Secretary of state of Maryland, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Joseph Hopper (1770-1817) — of Queen Anne's County, Md. Born in Chestertown, Kent County, Md., May 15, 1770. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Maryland state house of delegates from Queen Anne's County, 1796-98; U.S. Representative from Maryland, 1799-1806 (6th District 1799-1801, at-large 1801-06); Judge, Maryland Court of Appeals, 1806-17; died in office 1817; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812. Episcopalian. Died in Baltimore County, Md., March 4, 1817 (age 46 years, 293 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Talbot County, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Nicholson and Elizabeth (Hopper) Nicholson; married, October 10, 1793, to Rebecca Lloyd (sister-in-law of Francis Scott Key); cousin by marriage of Albert Gallatin (1761-1849).
  Political family: Davie family of Maryland (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Nicholson, Joseph J. — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Nicholson, Joyce M. — of Ridgewood, Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Nicholson, Julia — of South Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1956, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Nicholson, Kevin — of Wisconsin. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Nicholson, Kirk R. — of Bedford, Taylor County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa state house of representatives from Taylor County; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Lawrence J. — of New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state senate 4th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Nicholson, Leora Estella See Leora Teetor
  Nicholson, M. A. — of Troy, Montgomery County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Meredith (1866-1947) — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind., December 9, 1866. Democrat. Member of Indiana Democratic State Committee, 1930-32; U.S. Minister to Paraguay, 1933-35; Venezuela, 1935; Nicaragua, 1938-41; novelist; poet. Episcopalian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Gamma Delta. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., December 21, 1947 (age 81 years, 12 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Willis Nicholson (1826-1894) and Emily Ellen (Meredith) Nicholson (1842-1914); married, June 16, 1896, to Eugenie Kountze (1867-1931); married, September 20, 1933, to Dorothy (Wolfe) Lannon; third cousin thrice removed of St. Clair Ballard and Lewis Ballard (1826-1906).
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Ballard-Gadsden-Randolph family of West Virginia; Pendleton-Lee family; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Nicholson, Mrs. Meredith, Jr. — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Mildred — of Big Piney, Sublette County, Wyo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, R. J. — of Jefferson County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Jefferson County, 1857, 1879-80, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Raleigh See J. Raleigh Nicholson
  Nicholson, Richard — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 1st District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Nicholson, Mrs. Rush — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Nicholson, Samuel Danford (1859-1923) — also known as Samuel D. Nicholson — of Leadville, Lake County, Colo. Born in Springfield, Prince Edward Island, February 22, 1859. Republican. President and general manager, Western Mining Co.; director, Denver National Bank, American National Bank (Leadville, Colo.), First National Bank (Monte Vista, Colo.); mayor of Leadville, Colo., 1893-97; candidate in primary for Governor of Colorado, 1914, 1916; U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1921-23; died in office 1923. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died, from liver cancer, in Denver, Colo., March 24, 1923 (age 64 years, 30 days). Entombed at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Relatives: Son of Donald M. Nicholson and Catherine (McKenzie) Nicholson; married 1887 to Anne Nerey (died 1915).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Nicholson, Samuel Edgar (1862-1934) — of Howard County, Ind.; Richmond, Wayne County, Ind.; Media, Delaware County, Pa. Born near Elizabethtown, Bartholomew County, Ind., June 29, 1862. Republican. Farmer; school teacher; newspaper editor and publisher; real estate and insurance business; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1895-97. Quaker. Member, Anti-Saloon League. Died in Media, Delaware County, Pa., April 17, 1934 (age 71 years, 292 days). Interment at Middletown Friends Meeting Cemetery, Lima, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Nicholson and Rhoda (Holliday) Nicholson; married 1889 to Rhoda Elma Parker.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Nicholson, Samuel M. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Presidential Elector for Rhode Island, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Samuel T. — of Pennsylvania. Union Reform candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Susan E. — of Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Md. Mayor of Gaithersburg, Md., 1974. Female. Still living as of 1974.
  Nicholson, Susanne E. — of Monongahela, Washington County, Pa. Postmaster at Monongahela, Pa., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, T. C. — of Bellaire, Belmont County, Ohio. Mayor of Bellaire, Ohio, 1903-05. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, T. R. — of Butler, Butler County, Pa. Mayor of Butler, Pa., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Thomas — of Methuen, Essex County, Mass. Socialist. Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Thomas A. — of Iredell County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Iredell County, 1868-72; member of North Carolina state senate 34th District, 1872-74. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Vivian L. — of Louisiana. Born in Alabama. U.S. Consul in Buenos Aires, 1917-19. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, W. R. — of Longview, Gregg County, Tex. Republican. Presidential Elector for Texas, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Nicholson, Will F. See William F. Nicholson
  Nicholson, William — of Bloomington, Monroe County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Nicholson, William F. — also known as Will F. Nicholson — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1948; delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1952 (member, Credentials Committee); mayor of Denver, Colo., 1955-59. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, William Hughes — of Greenwood County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Greenwood County, 1933-40. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, William M. (1876-1943) — of Ashland, Boyd County, Ky. Born in Ashland, Boyd County, Ky., March 28, 1876. Plumber; mayor of Ashland, Ky., 1925. Died in Ashland, Boyd County, Ky., January 10, 1943 (age 66 years, 288 days). Interment at Ashland Cemetery, Ashland, Ky.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Sadonia.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Nicholson, William Plumer — of Anderson County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Anderson County, 1931-34. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholson, Zebedee — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1859. Burial location unknown.


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