Family History Notebook

Francis Nicholson

Son of Christopher Nicholson and Dorothy Rouckledge, baptised 18th September 1698 at Haltwhistle, Northumberland1

Married Barbara Swindel on 27th May 1728 in Whitfield, Northumberland


Christopher, baptised 31 March 1729 in Whitfield, Northumberland1
Dorithy, baptised 20th March 1731/2 in Whitfield, Northumberland
Rachel, baptised 31st July 1734
Francis, baptised 16th November 1737 (married Ann, son Francis born 1775, died 1795)
Hannah, baptised 3rd January 1740/41
Barbara buried 22nd February 1749/50
Susannah, baptised 13th August 1749

Buried 19th August 1784 in Whitfield, Northumberland


1    "Nicholson Nicolson: Compilation of Family Trees", Nicholson and Kitson 2003 p591. This gives the descendants of Christopher, baptised 1729 and also details of Francis's siblings Jane and John, and John's children

2    Francis lived at Low Mill and was almost certainly a lead smelter, like his father-in-law Christopher Swindel