Nicholsville, Ohio

Nicholsville is an unincorporated community in Clermont County, in the U.S. state of Ohio.[1]

HistoryEdit

Nicholsville was originally called Feetown, and under the latter name was platted in 1842, and named for Daniel Fee, who kept the first store there.[2] The town site was replatted in 1847, and the name was changed to Nicholsville, after Nathan B. Nichols, the store's new proprietor.[2] A post office called Nicholsville was established in 1846, and remained in operation until 1906.[3]

Notable personEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Nicholsville, Ohio
  2. ^ a b Everts, Louis H. (1880). History of Clermont County, Ohio, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co. p. 389.
  3. ^ "Clermont County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 16 January 2016.

Coordinates: 38°57′30″N 84°10′9″W / 38.95833°N 84.16917°W / 38.95833; -84.16917