Hannah Hicks

Female27 July 1785–9 March 1875

Brief Life History of Hannah

When Hannah Hicks was born on 27 July 1785, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Richard Hicks III, was 37 and her mother, Diana Hall, was 16. She married Noah Parker Kelley on 8 July 1806, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Montgomery, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. 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 Parker Kelley
Hannah Hicks
Marriage: 8 July 1806
Rebeckah Kelly
Noah Kelly
Elizabeth Kelly
James Scott Kelly
Silas Blackman Kelly
William Kelly
Isaac Kelley
John Kelly
Noah Parker Kelley
Sarah Ann Kelly

Sources (14)

  • Hanah Kelly, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hannah Hix in entry for Isaac Kelley and Sophia Bowling Carpenter, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Hannah Kelley in household of Isaack Kelley, "United States Census, 1860"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 July 1806Wilson, Tennessee, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    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.


    Age 33

    Illinois is the 21st state.

    Name Meaning

    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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