Frederick Braithwaite Nichols

M, #20585, b. about 1888
FatherFrederick Nichols b. a 1863, d. b 2 Sep 1916
MotherFrances A. Braithwaite b. a 1861
     Frederick Braithwaite Nichols was born, about 1888, in London, Kilburn, England.1,2

Catherine B. Nichols and Frederick Braithwaite Nichols were listed as children in the household of Frederick Nichols and his wife, Frances A. Nichols on the 1891 England Census, at Sussex Lodge, Brondesbury Road, in London, Willesden, England. He was listed as 3 years of age and born in London, Kilburn.2

Frederick Braithwaite Nichols married Isabel Nellie Cheyne 2 September 1916, in accordance with the procedures of the Church of England, in London, Brockley, Saint Peter Parish, England. They were married in the parish church after banns. He was 28, a bachelor, a civil servant and resided 83 Cranfield Road.1

Frederick Braithwaite Nichols and Reginald Edward George Bridle was granted the probate of the estate of the deceased, James Cheyne, 15 June 1939. The will of James Cheyne was proved 15 June 1939. An abstract of which reads: "Cheyne James of Camelot Tubbenden lane Farnsworth Kent died 13 April 1939 Probate London 15 June to Frederick Braithwaite Nichols civil servant and Reginald Edward George Bridle bankers secretary [N.B.--both were sons-in-law]. Effects £10555 4s. 6d..".3


Isabel Nellie Cheyne b. a 1888


  1. [S389] Website Website ( "London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Peter, Brockley, Register of Marriages, P75/PET, Item 010, Page 40, number 80. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921. Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1921. London Metropolitan Archives and Guildhall Library Manuscripts, London."
  2. [S450] 1891 British Census, Class: RG12; Piece: 1048; Folio 15; Page 4; GSU roll: 6096158, Household 22.
  3. [S389] Website Website ( "Text from of an image of the abstract of his will in England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1939, page 792."