Husband: Richard Straw Nicklas (1 2 3 4)
Born: 16 Jun 1893
Married:
Died: Oct 1961 in Arvada, Jefferson, CO.
Father: George Leonard Nicklas
Mother: Carrie Jane Straw
Spouses:
Wife: Elizabeth Rita Smith (5)
Born: 13 Oct 1902
Died: 14 Jul 1977 in Arvado, Jefferson, CO (6)
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Children
01 (?): Living
Born:
Died:
Spouses:
02 (?): Living
Born:
Died:
Spouses:
Additional Information

Richard Straw Nicklas:

Cause of Death: Lou Gehrig's Disease

Notes:

per WWI reg: Richard is living at 517 Main St., Platteville, WI, and is working as a teacher in Arcadia, Wisc. He is single.

Per Helen Romppainen photo notes: Richard was in WWI.

1930 Census Richard is a boarder living in Meral Point. He is working as a teacher of manual arts. He is 36 and single.

Elizabeth Rita Smith:

Notes:

SSDI gives 13 Aug 1902 as birth date.

Footnotes
  1. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).

    Richard was a professor of woodwork in UW - Platteville, Wisconsin. After he retired he moved to Loveland, Colorado, where he had his own shop. Later he moved to Arvada, Colorado where he died of Lou Gehrig's Disease.

  2. Census, Federal - 1930 - Iowa Co, WI, Mineral Point, Ancestry p. 1.
  3. World War I Draft Registration, Serial # 3151; order # 17.
  4. Census, Federal - 1900 - Grant, WI, Platteville, Sheet 5B; Ancestry p. 10 of 31.

    Line 69 East Main St., South side Dwelling # 108
    Family # 117
    Howley, S. head
    Harrison son

    Family #118

    Nicklas, Geo L. Head b. Aug 1864 age 36 m. 9 yrs WI PA GER occ: Physician rent
    Carrie wife Jul 1868 31 9 1 child born/ 1 living WI Eng Eng
    Richard S. son Jun 1893 6 WI WI WI

  5. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).
  6. Social Security Death Index.
Surnames | Index

Revised: November 26, 2016