Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Nicholses in:
 • Pine Level Cemetery
 • Oxford
 • Sumter County
 • Florida
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
John Sykes Nichols
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: 1862
Death: 1904

Son of John R. Nichols and Elizabeth Perry. Married May 1859.

According to Elizabeth's Widow's Pension Claim, dated 1 Dec 1919, John R. Nichols enlisted in March 1863 and served in Co. K 9th Fla Infantry. He died in hospital at Orange Springs, Fla. on 16 April 1864. Elizabeth then remarried to Elijah Dias July 1873.

1870 United States Federal Census about John Nicols
Name: John Nicols
[John Nichols]
Age in 1870: 8
Birth Year: abt 1862
Birthplace: Florida
Home in 1870: Subdivision 18, Sumter, Florida
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Sumterville
Household Members:
Name Age
Elizabeth Nicols 30
George Nicols 10
John Nicols 8
Thomas Nicols 6

Florida, State Census, 1867-1945
Name: J G Nichols
[John Sykes Nichols]
Age: 22
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Place: Florida
Est. Birth Year: abt 1863
Relationship to Head: Grandson
Family Number: 440
Marital Status: Single
Father's Birth Place: Florida
Mother's Birth Place: Florida
Census Year: 1885
Enumeration District: 1
Locality: District 1
County: Sumter
Page: 40
Line: 41
Archive Series #: M845, Roll 12
Household Members:
Name Age
J S Perry 70
L Perry 64
G K Nichols 24
J G Nichols 22
T M Nichols 21

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: John Nichols
[John Sykes Nichols]
Age: 38
Birth Date: Feb 1862
Birthplace: Florida
Home in 1900: Oxford, Sumter, Florida
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Single
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina
Occupation: Farm Laborer
Household Members:
Name Age
John Nichols 38 
Family links: 
  Elizabeth Perry Dias (1839 - 1935)
  Emma Reeves Nichols (1876 - 1902)*
  George Robert Nichols (1860 - 1927)*
  John Sykes Nichols (1862 - 1904)
  Thomas Montrose Nichols (1864 - 1937)*
  Homer Curtis Dias (1873 - 1931)*
  Addie Blanche Dias Owen-Dudley (1883 - 1965)*
  Eddie Mance Dias (1883 - 1885)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Information supplied by Wendy #47210705
Pine Level Cemetery
Sumter County
Florida, USA
Created by: Camillia
Record added: Sep 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96350416
John Sykes Nichols
Added by: Camillia
John Sykes Nichols
Added by: Camillia
John Sykes Nichols
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Cheryl Behrend
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Camillia
 Added: Sep. 1, 2012

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service