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Dr Henry Lambard Nichols
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Birth: 1823
Augusta
Kennebec County
Maine, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 1915
Sacramento County
California, USA

Pioneer Doctor & Politician. A graduate of the Maine Medical School at Bowdoin College, Nichols travelled to California to join is his Uncle in Sacramento. After establishing himself, he joined the Democratic party and in 1858, was elected as Mayor of Sacramento. In 1867, Nichols would be elected to the position of the California Secretary of State, a position he held until 1871. Under this position, Nichols would be given the honor of placing the golden ball on the roof of the newly constructed stae capitol building. Throughout his life, he would hold numerous other city and state positions such as State Prison Director and Secretary of the State Board of Health. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Evans Nichols (1823 - 1893)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Nichols (____ - 1857)*
  Arthur Lambard Nichols (1849 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sacramento City Cemetery
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA
 
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Originally Created by: G.Photographer
Record added: Apr 21, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14014861
Dr Henry Lambard Nichols
Added by: Valarie Vine
 
Dr Henry Lambard Nichols
Added by: Valarie Vine
 
Dr Henry Lambard Nichols
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