Luther Hiscock

7 January 1801–1 May 1879 (Age 78)
Pompey, Onondaga, New York, United States

The Life of Luther

When Luther Hiscock was born on 7 January 1801, in Pompey, Onondaga, New York, United States, his father, Richard Hiscock, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Cody, was 37. He married Persis Higbee on 7 March 1832, in Pompey, Onondaga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 1 May 1879, in Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Luther Hiscock
1801–1879
Persis Higbee
1805–1896
Marriage: 7 March 1832
David Alonson Hiscock
1833–1908
Rebecca Hiscock
1834–1841
Anna Hiscock
1836–
Mary B. Hiscock
1836–1885
Sarah Hiscock
1839–1909
Higbee Phelps Hiscock
1840–1911
Rebecca Hiscock
1844–1881
Richard Hiscock
1847–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 March 1832
Pompey, Onondaga, New York, United States
children

(8)

    David Alonson Hiscock

    Male1833–1908Male

    Female1834–1841Female

    Anna Hiscock

    Female1836–Female

    Female1836–1885Female

    Sarah Hiscock

    Female1839–1909Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 2

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 24

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Hick .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Luther Hiscock, "New York, State Census, 1865"
  • Luther Hiscock, "New York, State Census, 1865"
  • Luther Hiscock, "United States Census, 1850"

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