See also

Elsie NICHOLLS (1897-1981)

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Spouse: Arthur James MAY

Elsie Cole NICHOLLS, daughter of William Thomas NICHOLLS (1869- ) and Adelaide Grace WATERWORTH (1870- ), was born on 13 November 1897 in Kingsand, Cornwall. She was baptised on 21 December 1897 in Maker, Cornwall. She appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 3. The address was: Fore Street. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 13.1 The address was: Fore Street. On 2 April 1911 she was a School in Kingsand aged 13.2 She married Arthur James MAY Q4 1940 in St.Germans District. St.Germans 5c/103. Elsie died on 31 March 1981.

 

Arthur James MAY, son of William Henry MAY (1862-1938) and Mary Jane JAGO (1863- ), was born Q4 1892 in Kingsand. He was baptised on 8 December 1892 in Maker. He appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 9. The address was: The Cleave. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 19.3 The address was: The Cleave. On 2 April 1911 he was a Skilled Labourer in Kingsand aged 19.2 He married Beatrice Elizabeth SHARP Q1 1918 in Plympton, Devon. He and Elsie Cole NICHOLLS had the following children:

 

Jennifer R MAY

Sources

1"1911 census". Cit. Date: 2 April 1911.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
William Thomas Nicholls Head Wid 42 Government Employ Kingsand, Cornwall
Frederick Richard Nicholls Son Unm 8 School Kingsand, Cornwall
Reginald Matthew Nicholls Son Unm 7 School Kingsand, Cornwall
Elsie Cole Nicholls Dau Unm 13 School Kingsand, Cornwall
Nellie Brigs Neice Mar 23 Housekeepr Deptford, Kent
George Briggs 3 Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
2Ibid. Cit. Date: 2 April 1911.
3Ibid. Cit. Date: 2 April 1911.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
William Henry May Head Mar 49 Master Mariner Kingsand, Cornwall
Mary Jane May Wife Mar 48 Kingsand, Cornwall
George Nathaniel May Son Unm 24 Shipwright Kingsand, Cornwall
Emily Mary May Dau Unm 21 Assisting in Home Kingsand, Cornwall
Arthur James May Son Unm 19 Skilled Labourer Kingsand, Cornwall
Edith May Dau Unm 15 Assisting In Home Kingsand, Cornwall
Edna May Dau Unm 13 School Kingsand, Cornwall
William Henry May Son Unm 10 School Kingsand, Cornwall
Reginald May Son Unm 7 School Kingsand, Cornwall