Donald Cecil Lewis Nicholson1,2

#11462, (25 October 1908-14 April 1988)
FatherJohn Cecil Irving Nicholson1 (27 Jan 1882-25 Jun 1966)
MotherLillie Bray Rodd1 (6 Feb 1888-27 Sep 1972)
ChartsBrown family - descendants
Miller Family (Scotland) - descendants
Nicholson Family 1 - descendants
Last Edited28 May 2014
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Donald Cecil Lewis Nicholson was born on 25 October 1908 at the Sydney suburb of Balmain.1,3 He was the son of John Cecil Irving Nicholson and Lillie Bray Rodd.1 The Nicholson children were posed for a photograph circa 1922.
Donald the eldest is standing, Madge standing, Arthur and Herbert (the youngest) sitting
(Source: Jackie Jones)

Donald Cecil Lewis Nicholson married Amelia Alice Butcher in 1936 at the Sydney suburb of Ryde.4

Donald Cecil Lewis Nicholson married Alice Maude Tuckwell in 1943 at Ryde.4

Donald died on 14 April 1988 at the Sydney suburb of Eastwood at age 79.4,3 His body was interred at Point Clare General Cemetery at Point Clare, New South Wales.5,3

Family 1

Amelia Alice Butcher (1903-1994)

Family 2

Alice Maude Tuckwell (c 1910-)


  1. [S1] New South Wales, Birth Certificate, Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages 1908 No.32674.
  2. [S586] Private Nicholson Source, Genealogical Notes, January 2013 p.38 (for second middle name).
  3. [S575] E-mails from Jackie Jones to Tim Hill, Sep 2012 - 'Nicholson family tree' - 23 February 2014 15:29.
  4. [S586] Private Nicholson Source, Genealogical Notes, January 2013 p.38.
  5. [S477] Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007,