NICHOLSON, John (1765-1820)

NICHOLSON, JOHN, a Representative from New York; born in Herkimer, N.Y., in 1765; received a limited education; studied law; was admitted to the bar and practiced; held various local offices; elected as a Republican to the Eleventh Congress (March 4, 1809-March 3, 1811); died in Herkimer, N.Y., January 20, 1820.