James Nicholson b. 1839 son of Michael and Bridget (?) Arrived in Roxbury MA
USA in 1860. Possible siblings Mary, Michael, Joseph, Owen, Frank.
Maria McHallam b. 1846 daughter of Daniel and Elizabeth (nee Campbell).
Parents in Roxbury 1848 Maria 1851. Name has several varients i.e. McCallen,
McAllen, McHallen. These are all Americanised phonetic spellings. Maria married
James Nicholson in 1864 under the name McHallam in St. Francis DeSales church in
Roxbury. Maria's siblings are David, born in Ireland, Elizabeth born in
Ireland, Catherine born in Ireland, Helen, Daniel, Bridget born in Boston.