Biography of Dr. Calvin E. Nichols
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Nichols, Calvin E., M. D., was born in Elizabethtown, N. Y., April 8, 1845. His ancestors, on both paternal and maternal sides, were of old New England stock. His grandfather, Ezra Nichols, was a Revolutionary soldier. His father, Edmund D. Nichols, was born in Elizabethtown and died in 1870. His mother is Mary (Gates) Nichols, who is still living. He received an academic education and entered the medical department of the University of the State of Vermont, from which he was graduated in 1858, and commenced practice the 25th of June, 1868, in Port Henry, N. Y. In 1872 he entered Bellevue Hospital Medical College of New York city, taking special courses in the study of medicine, taking another in 1873. He came to Troy in 1875, where he has been in continuous practice since, with the exception of fourteen months that he spent in traveling in Europe and this country. He served for a short time in the 1st Minnesota Regiment during the Civil war; he served as attending physician in the Troy Hospital for ten years, and is senior consulting physician at the present time. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the New York State Medical Association, the Rensselaer County Medical Society and the Medical Association of Troy and Vicinity. He is a 32° degree Mason, belonging to King Solomon Lodge No 91, Apollo Chapter No. 48, Bloss Council No. 14, Apollo Commander, Albany Consistory, and Oriental Temple, Nobles of the Mystic Shrine. In 1891 he was married to Miss Gertrude Pine of Troy. He has one son, Le Roy Eugene.

From:
Landmarks of Rensselaer County
BY: George Baker Aaderson
Published By: D. Mason & Co. Publishers
Syracuse, NY 1897


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