Hiram Delos Pickett

3 May 1875–3 February 1952 (Age 76)
Cass, Iowa, United States

The Life of Hiram Delos

When Hiram Delos Pickett was born on 3 May 1875, in Cass, Iowa, United States, his father, Charles Jackson Pickett, was 37 and his mother, Elizabeth Jane Jackson, was 24. He married Tassie Josephine Wood on 12 August 1903, in Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Washington Township, Johnson, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Sapulpa, Creek, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years. He died on 3 February 1952, at the age of 76, and was buried in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

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Hiram Delos Pickett
Tassie Josephine Wood
Marriage: 12 August 1903
Elizabeth Pickett
Harry Douglas Pickett
Marion Baxter Pickett
Charles DeLoss Pickett

Spouse and Children

12 August 1903
Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States


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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1887 · Monotype Type-Casting Machine

Age 12

June 7, 1887, Tolbert Lanston patented his Monotype machine. It typed individual characters instead of lines like the Linotype machine.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English, Old French personal name Picot, Pigot, a pet form of Pic ( see Pike 6). In Middle English, the form Piket (Old French Picquet) was also common.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hiram P Pickett in household of Charles Pickett, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • Hiriam Deloss Pickett, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hiram D Pickett, "United States Census, 1930"

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