William Nicholson died Bef. February 02, 1797 in Sussex Co., VA. He married Mary ?.
Notes for William Nicholson: WILL p. 5 William Nicholson. 22 Oct 1794/2 Feb 1797. Wife Mary Nicholson 125 acres bounded by the college line on Toneys Branch, William Ellis, William blount, John Lamb and at her death to my son, Thomas Nicholson. Bond due from Drury B. Stith. Brother Henry Nicholson a bond. Cash to repair Ellis' Chappell to be given to Benjamin Ellis and Ira Ellis. Elizabeth Barker, widow of Thomas Barker. Elizabeth Owen, widow of John Owen. Exors: Benjamin Ellis and son, Thomas Nicholson. Wit: Wright Ellis, Morris Owen, John Jordan and Archibald W. Brooks Source :Sussex County, Virginia Will books A-F 1754-1806, by Hopkins, p. 139.
p. 135 Account of Estate of William Nicholson, decd., with Benjamin Ellis and Thomas Nicholson, executors, shows "Elizabeth Owen her legacy", "Elizabeth Barker her legacy", "Mary Nicholson her legacy" and "Thomas Nicholson his part of estate". 3 Jan 1799. Source :Sussex County, Virginia Will books A-F 1754-1806, by Hopkins, p. 147.