Wallace William Micks

Brief Life History of Wallace William

When Wallace William Micks was born on 13 March 1850, in Essex, Ontario, Canada, his father, John W Micks, was 49 and his mother, Mary Ann Henry, was 46. He married Olive Jane Henry on 15 May 1870, in Brockway Township, St. Clair, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Lambton, Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died on 22 February 1927, in Erin Township, Macomb, Michigan, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Clinton Township, Macomb, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wallace William Micks
Olive Jane Henry
Marriage: 15 May 1870
Lorenna Alvina Micks
William Wallace Micks
Edith Charity Micks
Lydia Theresa Micks
John Wesley Micks
Ancel Cobb Sevensyth Micks
Ethel Charity Micks
Mabel Myrtle Micks
Geraldine Olivia Micks
Violet V. Micks
Dane Erwin Micks
Claude Gordon Micks

Sources (72)

  • Wallace Mick, "Canada Census, 1911"
  • Wallace Micks, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Wallace Micks, "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952"

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Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Mack , with post-medieval excrescent -s. This form of the surname is rare in Britain and Ireland.

Americanized form of German Max 1 (compare Max 2) or Mack 3 (with the addition of excrescent -s, a common feature of Americanized surnames), or perhaps of some other similar (like-sounding) surname.

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

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