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Louisa Hannah Drake Nicholls
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Birth: 1790
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 29, 1852
Louisiana, USA


"Mrs. Louisa H. Nichols, widow of Judge Thomas C. Nicholls of Donaldsonville, died Sunday, 29 Aug. 1852, at "Woodlawn", the residence of her son-in-law, W. W. Pugh. She was the sister of Dr. Joseph Drake and the author of the "Culprit Fay" and "American Flag". She was preceded in death by her husband and two sons."

Published in the "Assumption Pioneer" newspaper in September, 1852.

Thanks to Cory Hebert for the Obit.
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Louisa Hannah Drake
Sex: F
Birth: ABT. 1790 in New York
Death: 29 AUG 1852 in Woodlawn plantation, Napoleonville, Assumption Parish, LA

Father: Jonathan Drake b: ABT. 1770 in Eastchester, NY
Mother: Hannah Lawrence

Marriage 1 Thomas Clark Nicholls
Married: 21 JUN 1814

Children
Robert Welman " Welman" Nicholls b: 1815
Edward Fitzgerald Nicholls b: 1819
Josephine Williamina Nicholls b: 1820 in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA
Thomas Claggett Nicholls b: 1823
Lawrence Drake Nicholls b: 1826
Martha Crauford Nicholls b: ABT. 1828
Malcolm Hamilton Nicholls b: 1830
Francis T. Nicholls b: 20 AUG 1834 in Donaldsonville, Ascension Parish, LA

Thanks to Terri MacDonald for this information
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 Parents:
  Jonathan Drake (1770 - 1797)
  Hanna Lawrence Drake (____ - 1811)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Clark Nicholls (1790 - 1847)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Welman Nicholls (1815 - 1849)*
  Edward Fitzgerald Nicholls (1819 - 1851)*
  Francis Redding Tillou Nicholls (1834 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Johns Cemetery
Thibodaux
Lafourche Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Bobby and Carol Babin E...
Record added: Aug 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40999539
Louisa Hannah <i>Drake</i> Nicholls
Added by: Bobby and Carol Babin Estes
 
Louisa Hannah <i>Drake</i> Nicholls
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- Bobby and Carol Babin Estes
 Added: Aug. 22, 2009
 
 
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