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Wilson Cary Nicholas
Birth: Jan. 31, 1761
Williamsburg
Williamsburg City
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1820
Charlottesville
Charlottesville City
Virginia, USA

US Congressman, US Senator, Virginia Governor. Served in the Revolutionary War and commanded George Washington's Life Guard. He was elected as a Senator from Virginia to the United States Senate, serving from 1799 to 1804. He was then elected to represent Virginia in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1807 to 1809. Served as Governor of Virginia from 1814 to 1816. 
 
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 Children:
  Jane Hollins Nicholas Randolph (1798 - 1871)*
 
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Burial:
Monticello Graveyard
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Oct 27, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6883957
Wilson Cary Nicholas
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Wilson Cary Nicholas
Added by: Ethan F. Bishop
 
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- Wanda L
 Added: Mar. 13, 2014
Thank you for your services. Nicholas county wv was named after you.i have lived in nicholas county of my life and read about you in wv history.
- sharon
 Added: Jan. 21, 2014

- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: Jul. 26, 2013
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