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Re: richard l nickerson
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: April 28, 2011 at 16:08:41
In Reply to: richard l nickerson by Dan Tirrell of 1795

Hi. I think I might have found him on a ship's list:

New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
about Richard L Nickerson
Name:        Richard L Nickerson
Occupation: U.S. Marine Corps
Diplomatic Passport issued in Wash, DC, 25 Jul 1944
Mother: Mrs. L.A. Nickerson, 11 High St., Farmington, Maine
Arrival Date:        10 Mar 1947
Birth Year:        abt 1919
Birth Location:        ME,USA
Birth Location Other:        Farmington
Age:        28
Gender:        Male
Ethnicity/Race-
/Nationality:        White
Port of Departure:        Cape Town, South Africa
Port of Arrival:        New York, New York
Ship Name:        African Rainbow

This looks like him in 1920:

1920 United States Federal Census
about Richard L Nickerson
Name:        Richard L Nickerson
Home in 1920:        Farmington, Franklin, Maine
Age:        0
[10/12]
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1920
[abt 1919]
Birthplace:        Maine
Relation to Head of House:        Grandson
Father's name:        Linscot A Nickerson
Father's Birth Place:        Maine
Mother's name:        Elenor Nickerson
Mother's Birth Place:        Maine
Marital Status:        Single
Race:        White
Sex:        Male
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Alphonso C Nickerson 59 b. 1861 Maine, parents b. Maine; Stableman, livery stable
Mahalie P Nickerson 58 -wife- b. 1862 Maine, par b. Maine
Linscot A Nickerson 33 -son- b. 1887 Maine; stableman, livery stable
Elenor Nickerson 26 -dau in law- b. 1894 Maine, parents b. Maine
Richard L Nickerson 10/12 -gson- b. 1919 Maine

Here they are in 1930:

1930 United States Federal Census
about Richard L Nickerson
Name:        Richard L Nickerson
Home in 1930:        Shelburne, Franklin, Massachusetts
View Map
Age:        11
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1919
Relation to Head of House:        Son
Father's name:        Linscott A Nickerson
Mother's name:        Eleanor L Nickerson
Race:        White
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Linscott A Nickerson        43 b. 1887 Maine, parents b. Maine; Doctor, Chiropractic
Eleanor L Nickerson        36 b. 1894 Maine, fath b. Mass, moth b. Maine
Richard L Nickerson        11 b. 1919 Maine
Helena M Nickerson        7 b. 1923 Maine

Here is his birth record:

Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922
about Richard L H Nickerson
Name:        Richard L H Nickerson
Gender:        Male
Birth Date:        22 Feb 1919
Birth Place:        Farmington
Registration Place:        Farmington, Franklin
Father:        Linscott A Nickerson, b. Phillips, Maine, residing Bitbury, Germany - occ- lieut. in Army
Mother:        Eleanor E Traynor, b. Watterville, Maine
       
Here is Linscott's WWI draft card:

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about Linscott A Nickerson
Name:        Linscott A Nickerson
County:        Kennebec
State:        Maine
Birthplace:        Maine
Birth Date:        29 Dec 1886 Phillips, Maine
Race:        Caucasian (White)
FHL Roll Number:        1653908
DraftBoard:        1
Private Co. K Infantry, enrolled in Hosp. Corp.
Age: 30
Occupation: Papermaker
Single
Dated: 5 Jun 1917 Winslow, Kennebec, Maine

I can't find his marriage to Eleonore, but this looks like a previous marriage for him:

Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922
about Linscott A Nickerson
Name:        Linscott A Nickerson, b. Phillips
Spouse:        Mary B Ingersoll
Marriage Date:        19 Jan 1908
Marriage Place:        Winthrop
Registration Place:        Farmington, Franklin
Birth Date:        abt 1887
Age:        21
Spouse Age:        20
Gender:        Male
Father:        Ale Nickerson, b. Madrid, Salesman & Collector
Mother:        Mahalie P Dolbier, b. Ringfield, Maine
Spouse Father:        Winfield Ingersoll
Spouse Mother:        Winona Richardson

Here he is in 1910:

1910 United States Federal Census
about Linscatt A Nickerson
Name:        Linscatt A Nickerson
[Linscott A Nickerson]
Age in 1910:        23
Estimated Birth Year:        1887
Birthplace:        Maine
Relation to Head of House:        Head
[Self (Head)]
Father's Birth Place:        Maine
Mother's Birth Place:        Maine
Spouse's Name:        Mary B Nickerson
Home in 1910:        Farmington, Franklin, Maine
Marital Status:        Married
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Linscatt A Nickerson        23 b. 1887 Maine, parents b. Maine, foreman, box factory; married 2 years
Mary B Nickerson        23 b. 1887 Maine, par b. Maine
Hartley L. Nickerson        1 b. 1909 Maine

Here's Hartley and his mom in 1920:

1920 United States Federal Census
about Hartly L Nickerson
Name:        Hartly L Nickerson
[Hartty L Nickerson]
Home in 1920:        Canton, Oxford, Maine
Age:        11
Estimated Birth Year:        abt 1909
Birthplace:        Maine
Relation to Head of House:        Grandson
Father's Birth Place:        Maine
Mother's name:        Mary B Nickerson
Mother's Birth Place:        Maine
Marital Status:        Single
Race:        White
Sex:        Male
Able to read:        Yes
Able to Write:        Yes
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Winfield J Auguste        58 b. 1862 Maine, par b. Maine
Winond P Auguste        56 b. 1864 Maine, par b. Maine
Mary B Nickerson        32 -dau-divorced- b. 1888 Maine
Hartly L Nickerson        11 -gson- b. 1909 Maine
Winnia M Nickerson        5 -gdau- b. 1915 Maine

Hope this helps. Annie
       



       



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