Hannah Hicks

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

The Life 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 T Kelly on 8 July 1806, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 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 T Kelly
1784–1862
Hannah Hicks
1785–1875
Marriage: 8 July 1806
Noah Kelly
1807–
George Kelley
1827–
Elizabeth Kelly
1808–
James Kelly
1809–1880
Silas Blackman Kelly
1812–1890
Sarah Kelly
1815–
William Kelly
1817–
John Kelly
1818–
Isaac Kelly
1819–1907
Noah Parker Kelly
1822–1896
Sarah Ann Kelly
1824–1913

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 July 1806
Wilson, Tennessee, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Richard Hicks

    Male1750–1849Male

    Female1769–1797Female

siblings

(3)

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.
1818

Age 33

Illinois is the 21st state.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Hick 1. This is a widespread surname in England, and is common in the southwest and southern Wales.2 Dutch and German: patronymic from Hick . Compare Hix .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hannah Kelley in household of Isaack Kelley, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Hannah Hix in entry for Isaac Kelley and Nancy Garman Hestend, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Hannah Hicks, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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