Hannah Hicks

27 July 1785–9 March 1875 (Age 89)
North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Hannah

When Hannah Hicks was born on 27 July 1785, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Richard Hicks, was 35 and her mother, Diana Hall, was 16. She married Noah Thomas Kelly on 8 July 1806, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Montgomery, Illinois, United States in 1860. She died on 9 March 1875, in Irving, Montgomery, Illinois, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Bald Hill Township, Jefferson, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Noah Thomas Kelly
Hannah Hicks
Marriage: 8 July 1806
Rebeckah Elizabeth Kelly
George Kelley
Noah Kelly
Elizabeth Kelly
James Kelly
Silas Blackman Kelly
Sarah Kelly
William Kelly
John Kelly
Isaac Kelly
Noah Parker Kelly
Sarah Ann Kelly

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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion
Age 1
Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1789 · Becomes 12th State
Age 4
On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
Age 33
Illinois is the 21st state.

Name Meaning

(1997: 49751;2007: 114464; 2010: 158320)English: variant of Hick , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This is a widespread surname in England, and is also common in southwest and southern Wales.German: patronymic from Hick . Compare Hix .

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

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Sources (13)

  • Hannah Kelley in household of Isaack Kelley, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Hannah Hix in entry for Isaac Kelley and Sophia Bowling Carpenter, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Hannah Hicks Kelly, "Find A Grave Index"

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