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Amey Helen Nicolson1

F, #17803, b. 24 January 1880, d. 7 March 1948
Last Edited: 7 Aug 2022


Father*: William Alexander Nicolson marble cutter1 b. 12 Jan 1837, d. 15 Jan 1897
Mother*: Rebecca E Hobcraft1 b. 17 Feb 1842, d. 23 May 1912
2nd cousin 3 times removed of Patricia Catherine Adamson
  • Birth*: Amey Helen Nicolson was born on 24 January 1880 at South Carolina, United States, .1
  • She was the daughter of William Alexander Nicolson marble cutter and Rebecca E Hobcraft.1
  • Marriage*: Amey Helen Nicolson married C M McWhirter say 1901 at Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States, ; NICHOLSON-McWHIRTER
    Miss Amey H. Nicholson of Union and Mr. C. M. McWhirter of Jonesville were united in marriage at the home of Mrs. James Allen, aunt of the bride, at Black Mountain, N.C., Tuesday morning, July 17th Only a few intimate friends and relatives witnessed the ceremony which was performed by the bride?s pastor, Rev. Jno. F. Matheson.
    The bride is the attractive and accomplished daughter of the late Wm. A. Nicholson and has a wide circle of friends in Union and throughout the State who unite in wishing her great happiness.
    The groom is a prominent business man of Jonesville, being identified with several of the strongest concerns in the county, and is held in high esteem by a large circle of friends.

    Contributed by Rebecca Sheehan-Plotkin (#48659266.)2
  • Death*: Amey Helen Nicolson died on 7 March 1948 at Union, Union County, South Carolina, United States, , at age 68.1,2
  • Burial*: She was buried after 7 March 1948 at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Union, Union County, South Carolina, United States, .
  • Married Name: As of say 1901, her married name was McWhirter.2


  1. [S47] Ancestry.com Ancestry Public Member Trees, Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date:2006;, CKO https://www.ancestry.co.uk/account/profile/00948c36-0006-0000-0000-000000000000 [Sept 2021].
  2. [S67] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com) Created by: CathyO
    Added: 15 Jun 2012
    Find a Grave Memorial 91985484
    Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/91985484/amey-mcwhirter : accessed 07 September 2021), memorial page for Amey Nicholson McWhirter (24 Jul 1880–7 Mar 1948), Find a Grave Memorial ID 91985484, citing Forest Lawn Cemetery, Union, Union County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by CathyO (contributor 47307359) . [Sept 2021]