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English, Effie Cherill


Registration number311
First name(s)Effie Cherill

128 Fulham Road, London SW

Date of registration7 March 1890

Certificate Children's Hospital, Glasgow 1884-1886; Home Hospital, Hampstead 1886-1887; Victoria Hospital for Children, 1887-1890


Removed by order of the Executive Commitee from the membership Roll

Personal details

Date of birth1865
Place of birthClerkenwell Middlesex
Maiden nameEnglish
Married nameNicol
Family details

Her Father, James William English, married to Matilda Jane. Father was a jeweller.There were several other siblings.

Date of death5th November 1918
Place of deathSouth Africa
Additional personal details

In the 1881 census Effie is living in a boarding house with 2 siblings, she is described as a scholar. In the 1891 census she is living at 84 Tite Street, Chelsea described as niece, aged 26 and as a hospital nurse. After she married William Percy Nicol in 1898 in London, they went to South Africa. 2 daughters were born, one in 1900 who died at 6 years of age in South Africa, the other born in 1904 lived until 1988, back in the UK. Effie died in South Africa in 1918 aged 53 years.

Professional details

Work experience

Childrens Hospital Glasgow 1884-1886; Home Hospital, Hampstead 1886-1887; Victoria Hospital for Children to 1892

Professional activities

Member of RBNA


Register of Nurses (RBNA 4/1) - Royal British Nurses' Association Records, King's College London Archives; 1871, 1881, 1891 census; Register of Marriages Chelsea 1898 Jul/Aug/Sept Vol 1A page 840;;;

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