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Walter NICHOLS (1856-1934)

Walter NICHOLS1 was born on 13 January 1856 in Goulburn, NSW.2,3 Walter's parents were John NICHOLLS (widower) and Ann TEW. John and Ann were married 8 May 1855 in St Saviour's, Goulburn, NSW. They had 5 children : Walter, William, Thomas, Joseph Jenkinson and Henry James.3,4,5,6

Walter was a follower of the Church of England faith .7 He was a railway worker .7 He married Eliza Dengate TICKNER on 17 February 1886 in Goulburn.2,8

Walter and Eliza had 6 children :

- Ethel Ann NICHOLS (b. 11 Feb 1887 Rocky Ponds, Goulburn NSW)

- Joseph Henry NICHOLS (b. 26 Feb 1888 Rocky Ponds, Goulburn NSW)

- Charles Walter NICHOLS (b. 26 May 1889 Rocky Ponds, Goulburn NSW)

- Alice Maud NICHOLS (b. 13 Dec 1891 Gaylong, NSW)

- Frederick W NICHOLS (b.1897 Buriedrowa, NSW; m.1923 Newtown, NSW Ethel P RICHARDSON). Pte. Fred Nichols was taken Prisoner of War on 19 July 1916

- Ida M NICHOLS (b.1900 Hay, NSW; m.1930 Sydney NSW Sidney R WOOD).3,9,10

Walter died (aged 78) on 6 August 1934 at the BDM District in Canterbury, NSW.11,12

 

Eliza Dengate TICKNER2,13 (known as 'Lie') was the daughter of Henry TICKNER (bef1821-1895) and Martha RIDEOUT (1828-1875).

Citations

1{S0115}, Researcher : BLAKESLEY, Lyn - Copy of Family Pages : TICKNER. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
2{S0136} Compiled by Max LAIDLEY (1994), Book : "History of Edward TICKNER and Sarah TOWNER of East Guldeford, Sussex and Camden NSW". Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
3{S0199}, Internet : General. http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php?PHPSESSID=fced2f10c2cdc05d7d2fd130dcbf00d7&to.... Cit. Date: 19 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
4{S0066}, BDM (NSW) Online Indexs : Deaths (NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Deaths Index : http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/Index/IndexingOrder.cgi/search?SessionID=&event=...). Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Certificate no : 12490 / 1934
Walter's mother's given name is shown as Ann on the NSW BDM death index
5{S0199}, Internet : General. http://www.tech2u.com.au/~normtew/sbn/pafg229.htm. Cit. Date: 19 December 2011. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: 1. "8 May 1855 in St Saviour, Argyle, Goulburn, New South Wales Australia"
2. "INFORMATION from Lindell Buckle (letter 1 Apr 1999). He was a widower at his marriage to Ann Tew"
6{S0199}, Internet : General. http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ken-ian/Descendants_of_Thomas_Nichols.html#John_Ni.... Cit. Date: 19 December 2011. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
7{S0199}, Internet : General. http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php/topic,246505.msg1357312.html. Cit. Date: 29 November 2010. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Walter Nichols b.13 Jan 1856 Goulburn, NSW son of John Nicholls and Ann Tew. Occupation: Railway. Religion C of E"
8{S0115}, Researcher : BLAKESLEY, Lyn - Copy of Family Pages : TICKNER. Page 64. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
9{S0199}, Internet : General. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Site 1 : http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~ken-ian/Descendants_of_Thomas_Nichols.html
Site 2 : http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~latijan/19332.htm
10{S0136} Compiled by Max LAIDLEY (1994), Book : "History of Edward TICKNER and Sarah TOWNER of East Guldeford, Sussex and Camden NSW". Page 64. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: .... and they had six children. One child died young, the other five survived to marry
11{S0136} Compiled by Max LAIDLEY (1994), Book : "History of Edward TICKNER and Sarah TOWNER of East Guldeford, Sussex and Camden NSW". Page 64. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
12{S0066}, BDM (NSW) Online Indexs : Deaths (NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Deaths Index : http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/Index/IndexingOrder.cgi/search?SessionID=&event=...). Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: 78 Years in Lakemba Canterbury
Mothers Name : Ann
Certificate no : 12490 / 1934
13{S0212}, Card (Postcard) Assorted. Cit. Date: 20 August 2012. Assessment: Primary evidence.
A number of postcards from her to Flo Gegg show her spelling her name as Lie. It's known that she pronounced it the same as the word lie, meaning not to tell the truth

Compiler of this family history is : John Owen

              

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Updated : 23 Mar 2014