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
Persis Higbee
Marriage: 7 March 1832
David Alonson Hiscock
Rebecca Hiscock
Anna Hiscock
Mary B. Hiscock
Sarah Hiscock
Higbee Phelps Hiscock
Rebecca Hiscock
Richard Hiscock

Spouse and Children

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


    David Alonson Hiscock



    Anna Hiscock



    Sarah Hiscock


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)


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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