Name: Reginald Fairfax NICHOLSON
Given Name: Reginald Fairfax
Birth: 15 Dec 1851/1852
Death: 19 Dec 1937
Note: Rear Admiral Reginald F. Nicholson (December 15, 1851-December 19, 1937), who first served as orderly-messenger-waiter under his father, Somerville Nicholson, aboard USS State of Georgia in early 1864, who was Chief Navigation Officer on the USS Oregon during her historic end-run around Cape Horn, March 19-May 24, 1898, and who retired twice, the last time in 1918 after being recalled to head up Navy Missions to Chile, Peru and Ecuador in World War I.
Change Date: 20 Aug 2002 at 22:00:00|
Father: Somerville NICHOLSON b: 1 Jan 1822 in New York City
Mother: Hannah Maria JONES b: 16 Jul 1828
Annie E. HEAP b: 19 Jun 1855 in Africa
- Mary Jones NICHOLSON b: 13 Jun 1878 in Washington, D.C.
- Reginald Fairfax NICHOLSON b: 18 Dec 1879
Elizabeth CODE b: 16 Jul 1877