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Mary Ann Nichols

Mary Ann Nichols

Female 1840 - 1920  (80 years)

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  • Name Mary Ann Nichols 
    Born 13 Feb 1840  Pittsylvania, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 Jun 1920  Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I29592  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2015 

    Father John Nichols,   b. 17 Jan 1788, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1879, Tennesse Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Shelton,   b. 1811, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1879, Tennesse Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Family ID F9788  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Zephaniah Yates,   b. 7 Sep 1805, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1887, Champaign, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 12 Mar 1870  Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F9787  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mary Ann Nichols Yeats Birth: Feb. 13, 1840 Pittsylvania County Virginia, USA Death: Jun. 1, 1920 Sadorus Champaign County Illinois, USA Mary Ann Nichols, born in Pittsylvania County, Virginia, was the daughter of John and Elizabeth Shelton Nichols. The family moved to Tennessee before 1860. On 14 February, 1861, she married Joseph Forkner in Sweetwater, Monroe, Tennessee. Their daughter, Elizabeth Jane Forkner, was born in November 1861. Joseph died in 1864. In 1870, Mary Ann married Zephaniah Yeats with whom she had two more children: Laura Frances and Zephaniah Jr. Mary Ann was one of eight siblings. They were: Christana "Chaney" (m. Irby Orr) 1833 Thomas Jefferson (m. Elizabeth Forkner)1835 John Wesley (m. Sarah Legan, Elizabeth Rice)1837 Mary Ann (m. Joseph Forkner, Zephaniah Yeats) 1840 George Washington 1842 Lucinda Rachel (m. Daniel P Forkner) 1844 Elizabeth Michel (m. James Blythe McDonald) 1846 William Henry (m. Nancy Legan)1848 Family links: Parents: John Nichols (1788 - 1879) Elizabeth Shelton Nichols (1811 - 1879) Spouses: Zephaniah Yeats (1804 - 1887) Joseph L Forkner (1832 - 1864) Children: Elizabeth Jane Forkner Luhrsen (1861 - 1950)* Laura Frances Yeats Schwehm (1871 - 1953)* Siblings: Chaney Shepherd Nichols Orr (1833 - 1925)* Thomas Jefferson Nichols (1835 - 1909)* John Wesley Nichols (1837 - 1918)* Mary Ann Nichols Yeats (1840 - 1920) Lucinda Rachel Nichols Forkner (1844 - 1882)* Elizabeth Micheal Nichols McDonald (1846 - 1917)* William Henry Nichols (1848 - 1919)* *Calculated relationship Burial: Sadorus Cemetery Sadorus Champaign County Illinois, USA Created by: quietholler Record added: May 19, 2013 Find A Grave Memorial# 110813675