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Robert Davidson Nicolson

M, #1370, b. 15 January 1893, d. 13 February 1951
Last Edited: 16 Oct 2019


Father*: Forester Cockburn Nicolson b. 21 Jul 1862, d. 19 Jan 1926
Mother*: Jane Lawson Pitkethly b. 17 Apr 1862, d. 15 Dec 1936
  • Birth*: Robert Davidson Nicolson was born on 15 January 1893 at 3 Shuttlefield Street, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, ; twin of David Pitkethley.
  • He was the son of Forester Cockburn Nicolson and Jane Lawson Pitkethly.
  • (Groom) Marriage*: Robert Davidson Nicolson married Kathleen Fairbank circa 1920; NOT in Scotland - GROS search produces no matches [Nov 2010].
  • (Deceased) Death*: Robert Davidson Nicolson died on 13 February 1951 at Royal Infirmary, Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, , at age 58 1951 deaths in the district of St Clement in the burgh of Dundee, ref 186; Robert Davidson Nicolson textile fitter married to Kathleen Fairbank, died 1951 February Thirteenth 0h 55m am Royal Infirmary UR 24 North Erskine Street Dundee, male aged 58 years, parents Forrester Nicolson seaman (dec) and Jane Nicolson ms Pitkethly (dec), cause mitral stenosis, congestive cardiac failure, left plural effusion as cert by Ian R Murray MBChB, signed S Nicolson son 61 Headley Avenue, Blythe, Northumberland, registered 1951 February 14th at Dundee signed A McIntosh assist registrar initial A C Marshall assist registrar.1

Census Events

Principal1901Robert Davidson Nicolson appeared on the census of 1901 at 216 High Street, Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, , son, 8, scholar, Newburgh.


Kathleen Fairbank b. c 1892


Robert Davidson Nicolson+ b. 2 Feb 1932, d. c 1998


  1. [S50] General Record Office for Scotland, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, General Record Office for Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland), GROS Statutory Death 1951 Dundee St Clement ref 186 image held [Jul 2004].