Norton H Hicks

Brief Life History of Norton H

When Norton H Hicks was born on 12 July 1810, in Parma, Monroe, New York, United States, his father, Benjamin Hicks, was 33 and his mother, Betsey Smith, was 28. He married Robey Chase about 1834, in Monroe, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 20 November 1878, in Parma, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Parma Union Cemetery, Parma, Monroe, New York, United States.

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Norton H Hicks
1810–1878
Robey Chase
1812–1900
Marriage: about 1834
Emma E. Hicks
1835–1918
Warren Ives Hicks
1837–1911
Robey J. Hicks
1843–
Willie Hicks
1850–
Louisa Maria Hicks
1839–1912
Philena A. Hicks
1840–1900
Seth N Hicks
1847–1881
Sarah E. Hicks
1848–1865
Mary Hicks
1849–1901
Emory Isaac Hicks
1851–1933
Emery Hicks
1870–

Sources (13)

  • Norten Hicks, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Norton Hicks, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Norton Hicks in entry for Seth N. Hicks, "Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897"

World Events (7)

1812

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

1821

Oldest grave seen in the memorials list

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

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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