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Franklin Stillman Nickerson
Birth: Aug. 27, 1826
Death: Jan. 23, 1917

Civil War Union Brigadier General. Born in Swanville, Maine, he was a US Customs Agent when enlisted into the 4th Maine Infantry and was appointed Major. Promoted Colonel of the 14th Maine Regiment in November 1861, he was sent to Louisiana. There he was placed in command of a brigade in the XIX Corps, Department of the Gulf and was promoted Brigadier General. He participated in the Red River Campaign and in July 1864, was sent to Washington D.C. remaining on clerical duty until the end of the war. After the war, he engaged in the practice of law in Boston until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Forest Hills Cemetery and Crematory
Jamaica Plain
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 25, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5890684
Franklin Stillman Nickerson
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Franklin Stillman Nickerson
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- Darlene T.
 Added: Jun. 11, 2014

- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: Jan. 23, 2014
Franklin Stillman "Frank" Nickerson is the son of Seth Nickerson (1780-1865) memorial #93847010 & Mary "Polly" (Haynes) Nickerson (1785-1880) memorial #93847058.His wife was Augusta Ann Pitcher married on 30 Dec 1849.Franklin & Augusta had the following c...(Read more)
- Beth Ivie-Allen
 Added: Jan. 10, 2013
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