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Robert Carter Nicholas
Birth: Jan. 10, 1787
Hanover County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 1856
Terrebonne Parish
Louisiana, USA

US Senator. During the War of 1812, he served as a Major in the US Military and after the war, he moved to Louisiana and became a sugar planter in Terrebonne Parish in 1820. In 1836, he was elected as a Jacksonian to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Senator-elect Charles E.A. Gayarre, serving until 1841. After his term, he was Secretary of State of Louisiana, (1843-46). (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  George Nicholas (1753 - 1799)
  Robert Carter Nicholas (1787 - 1856)
  John Nelson Nicholas (1791 - 1826)*
  Elizabeth Randolph Nicholas Trotter (1792 - 1823)*
  George W. Nicholas (1794 - 1809)*
  Samuel Smith Nicholas (1797 - 1869)*
  Hetty Morrison Nicholas Hawes (1798 - 1875)*
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Saint Louis Cemetery Number 1
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
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Record added: Nov 07, 2003
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