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Rebecca E Hobcraft1,2

F, #17800, b. 17 February 1842, d. 23 May 1912
Last Edited: 4 May 2023
  • Birth*: Rebecca E Hobcraft was born on 17 February 1842 at London, England, .1
  • Marriage*: She married William Alexander Nicolson marble cutter, son of James Nicolson marble cutter and Mary Emslie, in 1862 at Aitken, South Carolina, United States, .1,2
  • Death*: Rebecca E Hobcraft died on 23 May 1912 at Union, Union County, South Carolina, United States, , at age 70.1
  • Burial*: She was buried after 23 May 1912 at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Union, Union County, South Carolina, United States, .1
  • Married Name: As of 1862, her married name was Nicolson.1,2

Census & Directory Entries

Spouse1 June 1870Rebecca E Hobcraft and William Alexander Nicolson marble cutter appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 at South Carolina, United States, , William Nicholsen, male, born Scotland c 1837, marble cutter, residence June 1 1870 South Carolina, age 33, race white, wife implied Rebecca E Nicholsen 27, son implied Emslie Nicholsen 7.3


William Alexander Nicolson marble cutter b. 12 Jan 1837, d. 15 Jan 1897


Emslie Nicolson+2 b. 14 Mar 1863, d. 22 May 1939
Allan Nicolson4 b. 1 Aug 1875, d. 11 Oct 1951
Amey Helen Nicolson4 b. 24 Jan 1880, d. 7 Mar 1948


  1. [S67] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com) Created by: Nancy Vise Walsh
    Added: 26 Feb 2011
    Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/66175818/rebecca-e-nicholson : accessed 07 September 2021), memorial page for Rebecca E. Nicholson (17 Feb 1842–23 May 1912), Find a Grave Memorial ID 66175818, citing Forest Lawn Cemetery, Union, Union County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Nancy Vise Walsh (contributor 46612572) . [Aug 2021]
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com Ancestry Public Member Trees, Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date:2006;, CH https://www.ancestry.co.uk/account/profile/015fea00-0003-0000-0000-000000000000 [Sept 2021].
  3. [S137] Website My Heritage (https://www.myheritage.com) William Nicholsen in 1870 United States Federal census [Sept 2021].
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com Ancestry Public Member Trees CKO https://www.ancestry.co.uk/account/profile/00948c36-0006-0000-0000-000000000000 [Sept 2021].