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Nicholson, Sir Francislocked

(1655–1728)
  • Kevin R. Hardwick

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Nicholson, Sir Francis (1655–1728), army officer and colonial governor, was born at Downholme Park, in the North Riding of Yorkshire, on 12 November 1655. He was probably the son of a local gentleman, Thomas Nicholson. He may, however, have been an illegitimate son of ...

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