Walter NICHOLSON

Male 1892 - 1979  (86 years)


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  • Name Walter NICHOLSON 
    • After leaving his wife and family in 1921, Walter adopted the assumed name of Walter ALLAN
    Born 23 Jun 1892  Dogsmerfield, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Jobbing Gardener 
    Died 1979  Kirkintilloch, Dunbarton, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I04806  Derbyshire Hills
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2019 

    Father John Thomas NICHOLSON,   b. 11 May 1869, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955, Manchester, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Ellen TONG,   b. 22 May 1869, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 23 Sept 1888  All Saints Church, Wellingore, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    All Saints Church, Wellingore
    All Saints Church, Wellingore
    Residence 1891  Bailey Bridge, Dogmersfield, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1891 Census
    1891 Census
    Residence 1901  Somersall Lodge, Baslow Rd, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1901 Census
    1901 Census
    Residence 1911  Holymoorside, Old Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1911 Census
    1911 Census
    Family ID F0754  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Elizabeth LOWE,   b. Abt 1885, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 22 Aug 1910  St Thomas' Church, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Brampton St Thomas
    Brampton St Thomas
    Residence 1911  Cathole, Walton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1911 Census
    1911 Census
    Children 
     1. Constance E NICHOLSON,   b. Abt 1911, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Emily G NICHOLSON,   b. Abt 1914, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F5579  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Lily Elsie EMERY 
    Married 28 Oct 1922  Woodkirk, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Type: Banns 
    Notes 
    • Walter left his wife and young family in 1921. The reasons are now unknown. But no divorce record has been found.

      He reappears using the name Walter Allan the following year when he marries Lily Emery in Yorkshire. They went on to have a family and Walter was known under this assumed name for the rest of his life.
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F5623  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] familysearch.org, \"England Marriages, 1538?1973 ,\" index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NVK4-DJM : accessed 18 Mar 2014), George Alfred Tong in entry for John Nicholson and Ellen Tong, 23 Sep 1888; citing Wellingore, Lincoln, England, reference ; FHL microfilm 1542202 IT 2. (Reliability: 2).
      Father of John Nicholson listed as John

    2. [S1] familysearch.org, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KBXF-1NS : 29 December 2014), Walter Nicholson and Sarah Elizabeth Lowe, 22 Aug 1910; citing Marriage, Brampton St Thomas, Brampton, Derbyshire, England, Record Office, Matlock; FHL microfilm 2,081,101. (Reliability: 2), 1910.


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