NICHOLSON/NICOLSON/NICKELSON BURIALS IN VARIOUS CEMETERIES-
Part 1

Contributed by Carol D. Keith

 
 

ST. JOHN’S CHURCH CEMETERY
Henrico County, VA

Thomas Nicolson tomb-“This monument is consecrated to Thomas Nicholson,
late printer of this city, who died the 10th day of November, 1808, aged 58 years.
As a neighbor, friend and relation he was kind, benevolent and attentive and
strictly upright in his conduct to all. A lover of order, he was universally regular
and correct in his manners. To crown all he was a real friend to religion and
indefatigable in his endeavors to make its public service pleasing as well as useful”

Robert Nicholson tomb-“Here lies the body of Robert Nicholson, who departed this
life on the 14th day of July, 1797, aged 72 years”

GREEN HILL CEMETERY
Luray (Page County) Virginia

Nicholson child-buried October 10, 1885, “Child of George D. Nicholson”

BETHLEHEM CEMETERY
Lower Young Cane (Union County) Georgia

E. L. Nicholson-born December 1, 1826; died November 4, 1900

LEBANON CEMETERY
DeKalb County, Alabama

Floradell Nicholson-born 1924; died 1942
Rossie E. Nicholson-born 1917; died 1942
Rush B. Nicholson-born 1890; died 1956

HEBRON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY
Orange County, NC

Elizabeth J. Nicholson-born February 28, 1843; died March 9, 1929,
“Wife of John M. Nicholson”
Cora C. Jobe Nicholson-born June 29, 1884; died November 8, 1936, “Mother”;
“Wife of James Albert Nicholson, Sr.”
Infant Nicholson-one date only inscribed-September 24, 18971,
“Infant Daughter of J. M. & Bettie F. Nicholson”; “First Person Buried Here”
James Albert Nicholson, Sr.-born July 23, 1885; died February 22, 1945, “Father”
John M. Nicholson-born August 4, 1833; died October 12, 1918
Nancy K. Nicholson-born 1834; died 1926, “Aunt Nannie”
William Nicholson-born May 16, 1914; died January 15, 1919,
“Son of H. C. & Carrie Nicholson”
Mattie B. Nicholson Sykes-born August 31, 1877; died June 1, 1943,
“Wife of L. C. Sykes”; “Her Children”

PIERCE CEMETERY
McIntosh County, Oklahoma

Infant Nicholson-born & died January, 1903, “Daughter of William & Hattie”
Infant Nicholson-born & died January, 1903, “Son of William & Hattie”
William M. Nicholson-born April 1, 1873; died May 5, 1942
Hattie Nicholson-born December 13, 1877; died January 10, 1935,
“Wife of William M. Nicholson”
Luther Nicholson-born 1908; died 1924
Infant Nicholson-born & died 1918
Clifton Nicholson-born November 22, 1901; died September 14, 1915, “14y 5m 22d”

EASTSIDE CEMETERY
Rockingham (Richmond Co) NC

A. B. Nicholson-born July 1, 1840; died August 20, 1922,
“S/Sgt. Co. I, 2nd North Carolina Cavalry, CSA”

ANDERSONVILLE CIVIL WAR PRISON CEMETERY
Alton, Illinois

Pvt. R. H. Nicholson-no birth date inscribed; died September 4, 1864, of amoebic
diarrhea, “Co. B, 123rd Illinois”, buried in Grave #7847

COLLINSVILLE CEMETERY
Collinsville (DeKalb County) Alabama

Belle T. Nicholson-born October 5, 1870; died February 5, 1956
Charles R. Nicholson-born February 13, 1857; died November 12, 1926
Charlsie E. Nicholson-born June 26, 1866; died September 8, 1907
Edith Wade Pruitt Nicholson-no dates inscribed
Embram Earle Nicholson-born July 30, 1897; died September 18, 1926
J. V. Nicholson-born September 5, 1863; died March 16, 1900
Lemuel Scott Nicholson-born February 4, 1848; died April 26, 1920
Mastin G. Nicholson-born October 20, 1865; died January 18, 1925
Mildred C. Nicholson-born February 28, 1904; died February 18, 1955
Rev. Rufus Nicholson-born November 7, 1833; died June 12, 1913, “Mason”
Rufus Percy Nicholson-born January 25, 1901; died July 22, 1953
Sarah Caroline Nicholson-born December 7, 1834; died October 3, 1905,
“Wife of Rev. Rufus Nicholson”
Timia Furr Nicholson-born April 14, 1858; died October 16, 1941

MEBANE CITY CEMETERY
Mebane (Orange County) NC

Christine Nicholson-born July 13, 1920; died July 14, 1920
Hazel Lambeth Nicholson-born August 27, 1897; died June 29, 1970
Margaret E. Thompson Nicholson-born 1867; died 1936, “Mother”;
“Wife of J. W. Nicholson”
Marie Carol Nicholson-born 1928; died 1932
Murray F. Nicholson-born 1906; died 1931

PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH & CEMETERY
Blairville (Union Co) Georgia

John Nicholson-no dates inscribed, “North Carolina Reg., Revolutionary War”

SMALLPOX ISLAND CONFEDERATE PRISON CEMETERY
Alton, Illinois

Pvt. James M. Nicholson-born birth date inscribed; died September 2, 1863,
“Co. F, 10th Missouri, CSA”

TRIPLETT CEMETERY
McIntosh County, Oklahoma

Amanda Nicholson-born & died May 28, 1975
Thomas Jefferson Nicholson-born April 13, 1898; died August 28, 1969,
“Husband of Ida Mae Largent”

OLD CITY CEMETERY
Lynchburg, Virginia

S. Nicholson-no dates inscribed, “Co. H, 8th Florida, CSA”

RILEYVILLE CEMETERY
Rileyville (Page County) Virginia

Lucy Nicholson Alger-born April 15, 1899; died February 29, 1972

 
 

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