Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

William John NICHOLASAge: 7018731943

Name
William John NICHOLAS
Given names
William John
Surname
NICHOLAS
Birth calculated 1873 28 26

Citation details: Queensland, Australia, Passenger Lists, 1848-1912
Text:

Name: William Nicholas Age: 10 Birth Year: abt 1873 Ship Name: Bulimba Port of Arrival: Townsville Arrival Date: Mar 1883

Note: The passenger list records his age at 10 when he arrived in Australia in 1883.
Birth of a sisterEliza NICHOLAS
calculated 1873

Citation details: Queensland, Australia, Passenger Lists, 1848-1912
Text:

Name: Eliza Nicholas Age: 10 Birth Year: abt 1873 Ship Name: Bulimba Port of Departure: Plymouth, England Port of Arrival: Cooktown Arrival Date: 5 Mar 1883

Birth of a sisterMary Jane NICHOLAS
calculated 1875 (Age 2)

Citation details: Queensland, Australia, Passenger Lists, 1848-1912
Text:

Name: Mary Nicholas Age: 8 Birth Year: abt 1875 Ship Name: Bulimba Port of Departure: Plymouth, England Port of Arrival: Cooktown Arrival Date: 5 Mar 1883

Note: The record of the arrival of Mary in Australia includes the information that she was 8 years of age in 1883.
Birth of a brotherJohn Henry NICHOLAS
calculated 1877 (Age 4)

Citation details: Queensland, Australia, Passenger Lists, 1848-1912
Text:

Name: John Nicholas Age: 6 Birth Year: abt 1877 Ship Name: Bulimba Port of Departure: Plymouth, England Port of Arrival: Cooktown Arrival Date: 5 Mar 1883

Note: The record of John's arrival in Australia includes the information that he was 6 years of age in 1883.
Birth of a brotherErnest NICHOLAS
calculated 1881 (Age 8)

Citation details: Queensland, Australia, Passenger Lists, 1848-1912
Text:

Name: Ernest Nicholas Age: 2 Birth Year: abt 1881 Ship Name: Bulimba Port of Arrival: Townsville Arrival Date: Mar 188

Note: The record of Ernet's arrival in Australia includes the information that he was 2 years of age in 1883.
Immigration about March 5, 1883 (Age 10)
Citation details: Queensland, Australia, Passenger Lists, 1848-1912
Text:

Name: William Nicholas Age: 10 Birth Year: abt 1873 Ship Name: Bulimba Port of Arrival: Townsville Arrival Date: Mar 1883

Note: William arrived on board the "Bulimba" at either Townsville or Cooktown with his parents and some siblings.
Birth of a sisterMinnie NICHOLAS
about 1886 (Age 13)
Citation details: 29471/1886 NICHOLAS MINNIE JOHN MARY J NEWCASTLE
Marriage of a siblingCharles William COTTRELLSusan Ann NICHOLASView this family
about 1889 (Age 16)
Citation details: 7359/1889 COTTRELL CHARLES W NICHOLAS SUSAN A GOSFORD
Birth of a sisterLillian M NICHOLAS
about 1892 (Age 19)
Citation details: 14244/1892 NICHOLAS LILLIAN M JOHN MARY J GOSFORD
MarriageClara WITTENView this family
about 1893 (Age 20)
Citation details: 4636/1893 NICHOLAS WILLIAM J WITTEN CLARA WEST MAITLAND
Birth of a son
#1
Harold Percy NICHOLAS
about 1894 (Age 21)
Citation details: 19924/1894 NICHOLAS HAROLD P WILLIAM J CLARA WEST MAITLAND
Death of a sisterSusan Ann NICHOLAS
June 5, 1895 (Age 22)
Citation details: 4731/1895 COTTRELL SUSAN A JOHN MARY J GOSFORD
Citation details: Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007
Text:

Name: Susan Ann Cottrell Death Age: 24 Birth Date: abt 1871 Death Date: 5 Jun 1895 Cemetery: St John´s Anglican Cemetery Section: Row 9 Grave 72, Section 4, Row N, Plots 17 & 18 Cemetery Location: Lisarow, New South Wales

Birth of a son
#2
Leslie George NICHOLAS
about 1896 (Age 23)
Citation details: 13928/1896 NICHOLAS LESLIE G WILLIAM J CLARA WEST MAITLAND
Birth of a son
#3
John William NICHOLAS
about 1898 (Age 25)
Citation details: 13409/1898 NICHOLAS JOHN W WILLIAM J CLARA WEST MAITLAND
Birth of a son
#4
Ernest Arthur “Charlie” NICHOLAS
about 1900 (Age 27)
Citation details: 31464/1900 NICHOLAS ERNEST A WILLIAM J CLARA GOSFORD
Birth of a daughter
#5
Florence M NICHOLAS
about 1902 (Age 29)
Citation details: 12199/1902 NICHOLAS FLORENCE M WILLIAM J CLARA GOSFORD
Marriage of a siblingGeorge E COOPERMary Jane NICHOLASView this family
about 1902 (Age 29)
Citation details: 76/1902 COOPER GEORGE E NICHOLAS MARY J SYDNEY
Birth of a son
#6
Cecil S NICHOLAS
about 1904 (Age 31)
Citation details: 3090/1904 NICHOLAS CECIL S WILLIAM J CLARA GOSFORD
Birth of a son
#7
Francis R NICHOLAS
about 1910 (Age 37)
Citation details: 14812/1910 NICHOLAS FRANCIS R WILLIAM J CLARA GOSFORD
Marriage of a siblingWilliam QUIGLEYLillian M NICHOLASView this family
about 1910 (Age 37)
Citation details: 246/1910 QUIGLEY WILLIAM NICHOLAS LILLIAN M SYDNEY
Death of a fatherJohn NICHOLAS
March 2, 1917 (Age 44)
Citation details: 286/1917 NICHOLAS JOHN 72 YRS SYDNEY SYDNEY
Citation details: Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007
Text:

Name: John Nicholas Death Age: 72 Birth Date: abt 1845 Death Date: 2 Mar 1917 Cemetery: St John´s Anglican Cemetery Section: Row 9 Grave 72, Section 4, Row N, Plots 17 & 18 Cemetery Location: Lisarow, New South Wales

Death of a motherMary Jane RICKARD
April 16, 1917 (Age 44)
Citation details: 7566/1917 NICHOLAS MARY J JOHN MARY J GOSFORD
Citation details: Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007
Text:

Name: Mary Jane Nicholas Death Age: 70 Birth Date: abt 1847 Death Date: 16 Apr 1917 Cemetery: St John´s Anglican Cemetery Section: Row 9 Grave 72, Section 4, Row N, Plots 17 & 18 Cemetery Location: Lisarow, New South Wales

Marriage of a childErnest T GRIGGFlorence M NICHOLASView this family
about 1924 (Age 51)
Citation details: 16273/1924 GRIGG ERNEST T NICHOLAS FLORENCE M NORTH SYDNEY
Death of a sisterLillian M NICHOLAS
about 1929 (Age 56)
Citation details: 8312/1929 QUIGLEY LILLIAN M JOHN H MARY J NEWTOWN
Death of a daughterFlorence M NICHOLAS
about 1933 (Age 60)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 11905/1933 GRIGG FLORENCE WILLIAM J CLARA CHATSWOOD
Death July 7, 1943 (Age 70)
Citation details: 17586/1943 NICHOLAS WILLIAM JOHN JOHN MARY JANE CHATSWOOD
Citation details: 7 August 2014
Text:

In part:

"William John who died at Willoughby on 7th July 1943."

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: between October 1868 and December 1868St. Germans, Conwall, England, United Kingdom
3 years
elder sister
3 years
himself
1 year
twin sister
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
6 years
younger sister
7 years
younger sister
Lillian M NICHOLAS
Birth: about 1892 47 45Gosford, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1929Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
Family with Clara WITTEN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1893West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Harold Percy NICHOLAS
Birth: about 1894 21 24West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1962Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Leslie George NICHOLAS
Birth: about 1896 23 26West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1971Balmain, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
John William NICHOLAS
Birth: about 1898 25 28West Maitland, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1969St. Leonards, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Ernest Arthur “Charlie” NICHOLAS
Birth: about 1900 27 30Gosford, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 7, 1963Sussex Inlet, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Florence M NICHOLAS
Birth: about 1902 29 32Gosford, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1933Chatswood, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Cecil S NICHOLAS
Birth: about 1904 31 34Gosford, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1965St. Leonards, , New South Wales, Australia
7 years
son

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Queensland, Australia, Passenger Lists, 1848-1912
Text:

Name: William Nicholas Age: 10 Birth Year: abt 1873 Ship Name: Bulimba Port of Arrival: Townsville Arrival Date: Mar 1883

ImmigrationWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Queensland, Australia, Passenger Lists, 1848-1912
Text:

Name: William Nicholas Age: 10 Birth Year: abt 1873 Ship Name: Bulimba Port of Arrival: Townsville Arrival Date: Mar 1883

MarriageN - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4636/1893 NICHOLAS WILLIAM J WITTEN CLARA WEST MAITLAND
DeathN - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 17586/1943 NICHOLAS WILLIAM JOHN JOHN MARY JANE CHATSWOOD
DeathEmails - Therese Schier
Citation details: 7 August 2014
Text:

In part:

"William John who died at Willoughby on 7th July 1943."