- Birth*: John Gordon Nicholson was born on 26 December 1872 at Laurencekirk, Kincardineshire, Scotland; LDS/GROS Jul 2006.
- He was the son of James Nicolson and Julia Gordon Sime.
- (Witness) Death: John Gordon Nicholson witnessed the death of Julia Gordon Sime on 26 November 1907 at Laurelbank, Collier Street, Carnoustie, Forfarshire, Scotland; cert held; 1907 deaths in the parish of Barry in the county of Forfar; #66, Julia Gordon Nicholson widow of James Nicholson head teacher public school, 1907 November twentysixth 6h 20m pm Laurelbank Collier Street Carnousie, f, 70 years, John Gordon Sime shoemaker master (dec) Margaret Sime previously Christie ms Clelland (dec), apoplexy 2 days as cert by D D Paton MBChB, John Gordon Nicholson son 2 Brougholm Terrrace Edinburgh present.
John Gordon Nicholson
Mother*: Julia Gordon Sime b. c 1837, d. 26 Nov 1907