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James Nichols
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1762
Death: Dec. 25, 1834

Born in Hillsborough, PA, died in Hendricks County, IN. Aged 72y 6m 24d. James married Rachel Jackson James and Rachel were the parents of the following children: Erasmus, Sarah, Elizabeth, Thomas, Andrew, James, Jane, Harriet and Eleanor. Mr. Nichols moved to Kentucky in 1803 and settled in Nelson County, in the wilderness, and cleared it up for a farm. In 1821 he moved to Indiana and lived on White River until February 1, 1822, when he moved to Hendricks County, settled in Guilford Township, and entered eighty acres of land which was one of the first farms entered in that county. James cleared his farm and lived there until he sold out and moved two miles west of Danville, where he bought eighty acres. His sons, Erasmus and Thomas also entered eighty acres each. Andrew lived on this land after his father died. It is on this family land that the cemetery is located. James, Rachel and many of their grandchildren are buried there. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rachel Jackson Nichols (1774 - 1856)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Nichols Merritt (1802 - 1878)*
  Thomas Nichols (1803 - 1895)*
  Jane Nichols Stutsman (1808 - 1888)*
  Harriett Nichols Craddick (1811 - 1882)*
  James Nichols (1818 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Nichols Cemetery
Danville
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: M Nichols Rothrock
Originally Created by: David M. Habben
Record added: Jan 02, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8233357
James Nichols
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James Nichols
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- M Nichols Rothrock
 Added: Aug. 10, 2012
James T. Nichols- 6-1-1762-12-24-1834- h/o-Rachel(Jackson)Nichols f/o-Sarah,Erasmus,Thomas, Harriett,Andrew J.,James- Jane,and-Sarah.
- Louzina Spoon
 Added: Sep. 12, 2007
 
 
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