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Male 1824 - 1878  (54 years)


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  • Name Edward Nichols  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 25 Oct 1824  North Perrott, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Christened 31 Oct 1824  St. Martin Church, North Perrott, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Gender Male 
    AFN 3QT5-G9 
    Occupation 1841  North Perrott, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    M L 
    Occupation 1851  Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    H. L. Weaver Girth Web 
    Occupation 1861  Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Girth Web Weaver 
    Occupation 1871  Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Linen Web Weaver 
    Ordinance 25 Nov 1871  Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptism by Elijah Box 
    Ordinance 25 Nov 1871  Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Confirmation by John Wheaven 
    Died 25 Dec 1878  Bridport, Dorset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I526  default
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2013 

    Father Job Nichols,   b. 12 Mar 1785, North Perrott, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 14 Jun 1858, St. Martin Church, North Perrott, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Bartlett,   b. 28 Oct 1787, Haslebury-Plucknett, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 16 Feb 1817  St. Martin Church, North Perrott, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Family ID F272  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Abbott,   b. Abt 1823, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1851 
    Children 
    +1. Edward Maroni Nichols,   b. 17 Apr 1853, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F271  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sophia Richardson,   b. 6 Sep 1829, Wareham, Dorset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1891, Riverton, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 6 May 1855  Chard, Dorset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • MARRIAGE: Marriage not found among Crewkerne Parish Church records
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Mary Jane Nichols,   b. 9 Nov 1856, Bridport, Dorset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1936  (Age 79 years)
     2. Merina Nichols,   b. 4 Nov 1859, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1860  (Age 0 years)
     3. Jane Nichols,   b. 3 Feb 1861, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1862, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Rosa Nichols,   b. 20 May 1863, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1944, Riverton, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +5. Sophia Nichols,   b. 20 Feb 1865, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1949, Riverton, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +6. Thomas Nichols,   b. 6 Jun 1867, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1954, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     7. George Nichols,   b. 10 Apr 1869, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +8. Mark Sylvester Nichols,   b. 18 Mar 1871, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1957, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +9. Marina Nichols,   b. 17 Mar 1873, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1961  (Age 88 years)
     10. Charles Job Nichols,   b. 12 Jun 1875, Crewkerne, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1955  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2010 
    Family ID F18  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Illustration
    Illustration
    Illustration believed to be that of Mark Sylvester Nichols Sr or his father, Edward Nichols; Original in possession of Chad G. Nichols
    St. Bartholomew Church
    St. Bartholomew Church
    Photo of St. Bartholomew's Church at Crewkerne, Somerset. Photo avaialble online at the parish church website. This church played a vital role in the Edward Nichols and Sophia RICHARDSON family
    St. Martin's Church
    St. Martin's Church
    Illustration of St. Martin's Church at North Perrott, Somerset. Illustration made available online at the parish church website. This church played a major role in the history of the Nichols family
    St. Martin Church [5 Jun 2007]
    St. Martin Church [5 Jun 2007]
    Photo of St. Martin Church at North Perrott, England. The church played an important role in the Bartlett, Gentle, and Nichols families. Photo by Mike Searle, courtesy of Geograph. Used by permission

    Documents
    Birth & Christening Records [1824, 1825]
    Birth & Christening Records [1824, 1825]
    Birth and christening records of Edward Nichols and Susan NICHOLS at North Perrott Parish Church. Research by Chad G. Nichols
    Christening Records [1831, 1832]
    Christening Records [1831, 1832]
    Christening record of Edward Nichols and Susan NICHOLS at North Perrott Parish Church. Research by Chad G. Nichols
    1841 British Census
    1841 British Census
    1841 British Census - Edward Nichols is residing with the William Fooks family
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Record, p 1 [22 Jan 1850]
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Record, p 1 [22 Jan 1850]
    LDS baptism and confirmation record [page 1] of Edward Nichols, entry #44. Edward was baptized on at least 4 different occasions. This was his first recorded baptism. Research by Chad G. Nichols. WARNING: This is a large download!
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Record, p 2 [22 Jan 1850]
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Record, p 2 [22 Jan 1850]
    LDS baptism and confirmation record [page 2] of Edward Nichols, entry #44. Edward was baptized on at least 4 different occasions. This was his first recorded baptism. Research by Chad G. Nichols. WARNING: This is a large download!
    1851 British Census
    1851 British Census
    1851 British Census - Edward Nichols family: Edward Nichols and Mary ABBOTT Nichols
    LDS Priesthood Ordinance Records [1853, 1854]
    LDS Priesthood Ordinance Records [1853, 1854]
    LDS priesthood ordinance records [page 1] of Edward Nichols (entry #s 13, 14) at the Crewkerne Branch from 1853 to 1855. Research by Chad G. Nichols. WARNING: This is a large download!
    LDS Priesthood Ordinance Records
    LDS Priesthood Ordinance Records
    LDS priesthood ordinance records [page 2] of Edward Nichols (entry #s 13, 14) at the Crewkerne Branch from 1853 to 1855. Research by Chad G. Nichols. WARNING: This is a large download!
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Record, p 1 [22 May 1854]
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Record, p 1 [22 May 1854]
    LDS baptism and confirmation record [page 1] of Edward Nichols, entry #62. Edward was baptized on at least 4 different occasions. This was his first recorded baptism. Research by Chad G. Nichols. WARNING: This is a large download!
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Record, p 2 [22 May 1854]
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Record, p 2 [22 May 1854]
    LDS baptism and confirmation record [page 2] of Edward Nichols, entry #62. Edward was baptized on at least 4 different occasions. This was his first recorded baptism. Research by Chad G. Nichols. WARNING: This is a large download!
    1861 British Census
    1861 British Census
    1861 British Census - Edward Nichols family: Edward Nichols, Sophia RICHARDSON Nichols, and children: Edward M, Elizabeth Mary Jane, & Jane
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Records, p 1 [1869 to 1871]
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Records, p 1 [1869 to 1871]
    LDS baptism and confirmation records [page 1] of Edward Nichols (#116), Charles Nicholls (#122), Ellen Nicholls (#124), Edward Nichols (#125), Sophia Nichols (#130), Ann Nichols (#131), Walter Nichols (#135), Matilda Nichols (#136), and Annie Nichols (#137) from 1869 to 1879. Research by Chad G. Nichols. WARNING: This is a large download!
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Records, p 2 [1869 to 1879]
    LDS Baptism & Confirmation Records, p 2 [1869 to 1879]
    LDS baptism and confirmation records [page 2] of Edward Nichols (#116), Charles Nicholls (#122), Ellen Nicholls (#124), Edward Nichols (#125), Sophia Nichols (#130), Ann Nichols (#131), Walter Nichols (#135), Matilda Nichols (#136), and Annie Nichols (#137) from 1869 to 1879. Research by Chad G. Nichols. WARNING: This is a large download!
    1871 British Census
    1871 British Census
    1871 British Census - Edward Nichols family: Edward Nichols, Sophia RICHARD Nichols, and children: Elizabeth Mary Jane, Rosa, Sophia, Thomas, George, & Mark Sylvester

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Alternative b. Haselbury, Somerset, England (Ancestral File)

      DEATH: Alternative d. 25 Dec 1877 Bridport, Dorset, England (Myrtle Kump Nichols)

      BURIAL: No burials listed for Edward Nichols at Bridport or Crewkerne Parish Churches in 1878

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Birth & Christening Record - 004119
      Christening Record - 004115
      1841 British Census - 003194
      1st LDS Baptism & Confirmation Record [1850] - 004098, 004099
      1851 British Census - 002605
      2nd LDS Baptism & Confirmation Record [1854] - 004100, 004101
      LDS Priesthood Ordination Records [1853, 1854] - 004104, 004105
      1861 British Census - 002606
      3rd & 4th LDS Baptism & Confirmation Records [1869, 1871] - 004102, 004103
      1871 British Census - 002607
      Illustration - 000133
      St. Martin Church - 004896

    2. [S518] Record of Members, 1848-1879, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1953 [FHL BRITISH 0086993 Item 4]) (Reliability: 3).
      LDS BAPTISMS:
      Crewkerne Branch #44: bap 22 Jan 1850 by William Slade, conf by George Rudall, cut off 6 Feb 1854
      Crewkerne Branch #62 (Elder): bap 22 May 1854 by William Slade, conf by William Slade, cut off 1 Apr 1855
      Crewkerne Branch #116: bap 1 Feb 1869 by Wm Mills, conf by Thos Ashment, cut off 1871
      Crewkerne Branch #125: bap 25 Nov 1871 by Elijah Box, conf by John Wheaven

      LDS OFFICES:
      Crewkerne Branch #13: Priest's Office 8 Aug 1853, Elder's Office 11 Dec 1853 Bridport by William Smith
      Crewkerne Branch #14: Elder's Office 29 Oct 1854 Crewkerne by William Slade
      (Research by Chad G. Nichols)

    3. [S57] 1841 England Census [database online], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1841. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. The 1841 Census for England was taken on the night of 6 June 1841) (Reliability: 3).
      North Perrott, Somerset - William Fooks household:
      --Edward Nichols, age 15, M L, b. Somerset

    4. [S177] 1851 England Census [database online], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1851. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1851. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. The 1851 Census for England was taken on the night of 30 March 1851) (Reliability: 3).
      57 South Street, Crewkerne, Somerset, England:
      --Edward Nichols, age 26, H. L. Weaver Gerth Web, b. North Perrott, Somerset
      --Mary Nichols, age 28, Same occupation, b. Crewkerne, Somerset

    5. [S519] 1861 England Census [database online], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1861. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1861. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. The 1861 Census for England was taken on the night of 7 April 1861) (Reliability: 3).
      20 Parsonage Barn St, Crewkerne, Somerset, England:
      --Edward Nichols, age 36, Girth Web Weaver, b. North Perrott, Somerset
      --Sophia, age 27, Girth Web Shiner, b. Bridport, Dorset
      --Edward M, age 8, Scholar, b. North Perrott, Somerset
      --Eliza M J, age 5, Scholar, b. North Perrott, Somerset
      --Jane, age 2 mo, birthplace North Perrott, Somerset

    6. [S530] 1871 England Census [database online], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1871. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1871. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. The 1871 census for England was taken on the night of 2 April 1871) (Reliability: 3).
      42 South St, Crewkerne, Somerset, England:
      *Edward Nicholls, age 46, Linen Web Weaver, birthplace North Perrott, Somerset
      *Sophia, age 38, Linen Web Weaver, birthplace Bridport, Dorset
      *Elizabeth M J, age 14, A Cutler in Factory, birthplace Bridport, Dorset
      *Rosa, age 7, Scholar, birthplace Crewkerne, Somerset
      *Sophia, age 6, Scholar, birthplace Crewkerne, Somerset
      *Thomas, age 3, Scholar, birthplace Crewkerne, Somerset
      *George, age 2, birthplace Crewkerne, Somerset
      *Mark, age 1 mo, birthplace Crewkerne, Somerset
      [Research by Chad G. Nichols]

    7. [S290] International Genealogical Index - LDS Church Membership Record, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, (Salt Lake City, Utah : Copyright 1980, 2002, 2006 The original records cannot be sent to family history centers. The records of members who died before 1988 can be viewed at the Family History Library. These records cannot be photocopied. Information for members who died after 1988 is available only on the Internet version of the IGI. Married women may be indexed under their maiden or married surnames.) (Reliability: 3).
      Edward Nichols b. 25 Oct 1824 North Perrott, Somerset

    8. [S415] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    9. [S523] Parish Registers, 1648-1937, Church of England. Parish Church of North Perrott (Somerset), (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1988, 1997 [FHL BRITISH 1526762 Items 1-10]) (Reliability: 3).
      Nickoles Edward Son of Job and Elizabeth born Oct 25, baptized Oct 31 [1824]
      (Research by Chad G. Nichols)

    10. [S523] Parish Registers, 1648-1937, Church of England. Parish Church of North Perrott (Somerset), (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1988, 1997 [FHL BRITISH 1526762 Items 1-10]) (Reliability: 3).
      Edward chr. 31 Oct 1824
      son of Job & Elizbeth Nicholls of N. Perrott, Weaver, ceremony by Henry Hoskins, Rector
      (Research by Chad G. Nichols)

    11. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage Record - 004114

    12. [S523] Parish Registers, 1648-1937, Church of England. Parish Church of North Perrott (Somerset), (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1988, 1997 [FHL BRITISH 1526762 Items 1-10]) (Reliability: 3).
      #16: Job Nicholls and Elizabeth Bartlett both of this Parish were married in this church by Banns with Consent of ____ this Sixteenth Day of February in the Year One thousand eight hundred and seventeen By me John Allen [ ] Minister. This marriage was solemnized between us [X] Mark of Job Nicholls. [Elizabeth Bartlett] In the Presence of [Thos Nicholls] [ ] [ ]
      (Research & transcription by Chad G. Nichols)