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Nicholson

Glenn Marshall - New Windsor Town Historian (View posts)
Posted: 1 Apr 2000 5:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Nicholson
John Nicholson served on the Committee of Safty in New Windsor, Orange County N.Y.as a member of the Standing Committee 1774. In 1775 he took the Pledge of Association. In 1775 John raised one of four companies of the N.Y. Provincial Regt. for the winter campaign against Canada in 1775-76. He was promoted to Lt. Colonel at the head of his company known as Nicholson's Company of the Third N.Y. Regt.

John Nicholson & Gilbert Roberts are listed as the original pew holders in Feb. 7, 1785 of the Bethlehem Church. His daughter Mary married James Burnet b. Jan. 25, 1732 in 1760. John married for a second time Jane McClaughry the dau. of the widow Mary McClaughry. They had one sone who apparently inheirted the Nicholson farm in Neelytown.

John Nicholson served in various civil offices in New Windsor; Fence Viewer 1765, 1766; Overseers of Roads and the Poor in 1767; Assessor 1768, 1769; Assessor 1772-1774.

A Francis Nicholson was apparently part of the Charles Clinton party which immigrated here in 1729, and died on the voyage.

NICHOLSON, ESTER 02/03/1848 67 WIFE OF JOSEH NICHOLSON L. B. PRESBYTERIAN

NICHOLSON, JAMES 5/28/1806 28 SON OF COL. JOHN & JANE NICHOLSON NEELYTOWN

NICHOLSON,JANE 5/1811 72 CONSORT OF COL. J. NICHOLSON WIDOW OF JAMES McCOBB DAU. P McCLAUGHRY NEELYTOWN

Bethlehem Church Baptism Records
10/10/1807 Nicholson, Eliza infant of Nicholson,Joseph 4/29/1804 Nicholson, Joseph an adult
4/29/1804 Nicholson, Phebe an adult
7/30/1780 Nicolson, Eunnis daughter to Nicolson,Thomas

Marriage Records Bethlehem Church
Crane, ? to Nicholson, Phebe
Nickerson, Eli Galfield, Margaret M. 2/5/1823

Baptism Records New Windsor Presbyterian Church
9/30/1787 Nickerson,James son to Nickerson,Mary Widow
12/23/1781 Nicolson,Mary dau to Nicolson,Mary Widow
9/24/1775 Nicolsons,Sarah dau to Nicolsons,Charles

Marriage Records New Windsor Presbyterian Church
3/5/1775 Nicholson, Robert & Wilsie, Abigail both of Fishkills
2/17/1779 Nicholson, Thomas & Chandler, Experiance of Bethlehem Cong.
3/11/1791 Nicolson, Thomas & Bradner, Rebecah B. Gl.

Members List N.W. Presbyterian church
Nicholson, Thomas 8/23/1804 admitted

1790 Census Ulster County
NICHOLSON, ANDREW
NICHOLSON, DANIEL
NICHOLSON, THOMAS
NICKOLSON, MARY

1800 Census New Windsor
NICHOLSON, ANDREW
NICHOLSON, MARY
NICHOLSON, THOMAS

1810 Census New Windsor
NICHOLSON, EXPERIENCE
NICHOLSON, THOMAS

1820 Census New Windsor
Nicholson, Thomas

April 8, 1825 N.Y. State Census
Nicholson, Joseph

1830 Census New Windsor
Nicholson, Joseph
Nicholson, Thomas

1840 Census New Windsor
Nickson, Benjamin

Muster Roll April 1761 Capt. Clinton's Company
Nicholson, John 5/7/1761 18 Ulster County cooper
Capt. Clinton 506 1/2 fair complexion brown eyes brown hair

2nd Ulster County Militia
Nicholson, Daniel
Nicholson, Thomas

Ulster County Lands Bounty Rights Regt.
Nicholson, John

1798 Dwelling house description
NICHOLSON, ANDREW John Kelso owner 28x26 1 story
UNDERHILL, JARVIS &. NICHOLSON, THOS. BOYD, ROBT. owner
JOINS FRONT STREET & THE RIVER 32x24 1 1/2 stories

1798 Lands, lots & buildings
Nicholson, Andrew 1 frame barn 42X23
Nicholson, Thomas 1 frame barn, not finished 26x24





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efrasier0607 1 Apr 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Glenn Marshall - New Windsor Town Historian 1 Apr 2000 12:00PM GMT 
MaryAnn Nicholson 2 Apr 2003 9:16PM GMT 
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