Author:Albert Nicholson

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Albert Nicholson
(1844–1927)
Son of Robert (1802-1886) and Margaret Nicholson. Younger brother of Francis Nicholson (1843-1925) who did much work towards the publication of The Memorials of the family of Nicholson (see introductory notes). Throughout his life Albert Nicholson lived in or around Manchester. He worked in his father's firm and ultimately became head of Nicholson, Sons & Co. Ltd. Like his father he was an active Unitarian and from 1919-1921 he was President of the Unitarian Historical Society. He was also sometime president of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society and of the Manchester Dickens Fellowship. In 1873 he married Jane Ann Scott. Source:The National Archives.
This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, and the list on this page is complete to 1901.
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "A. N."

Works[edit]

  • 'Lancashire in the Rebellion of 1715', Transactions of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society, 3 (1885), pp. 66-88
  • 'Lieutenant John Holker', Transactions of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society, 9, pp. 147-54.
  • The Chetham Hospital and Library; with the historical associations of the building and its former owners (1910) [1]

Contributions to the DNB[edit]


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.

The author died in 1927, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.