Maj. Augustus A. Nicholson
Date of Death: 7/18/1855
Range: Public Vaults
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The Funeral of Major Augustus A. Nicholson, Quartermaster of the United States Marine Corps, took place from the family residence of the deceased, on Capitol Hill, on Friday afternoon. A large number of the friends of the lamented dead followed his remains to the grave, including several officers of the Army and Navy. A company of Marines, commanded by Capt. Tansill, comprised the military cortege, marching to the solemn music of the Marine Band. The impressive service for the burial of the dead was conducted by Rev. Smith Pyne.
First wife was Helena Bache Lispenard the daughter of Leonard Lispenard and his wife Ann Dorothy Bache.
Second wife was Sally Carroll, the daughter of Daniel Carroll of Duddington.
Helen Lispenard Nicholson Roberts
Annie Ducachet Nicholson Rundlett
Augustus Satterwaithe Nicholson
Henry William Ducachet Nicholson
Elizabeth Augustina Nicholson Burritt
Effie Nicholson Daingerfield
Daniel Carroll Nicholson
Augustus Archibald Nicholson
Gravesite Details Suggested edit: *Removed to Philadelphia 6 May 1856 from the Public Vault*