Helena Geraldine Hartwell

28 September 1846–15 March 1923 (Age 76)
Garden Grove, Decatur, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Helena Geraldine

When Helena Geraldine Hartwell was born on 28 September 1846, in Garden Grove, Decatur, Iowa, United States, her father, Elliott Hartwell, was 27 and her mother, Hortense Rogers, was 19. She married Joseph Nathaniel Hicks on 10 April 1860, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900 and Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. She died on 15 March 1923, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Nathaniel Hicks
Helena Geraldine Hartwell
Marriage: 10 April 1860
Helena H Hicks
Laura Amosette Hicks
Clara E Hicks
Geneva Capitola Hicks
Opal Eloise Hicks
Alice May Hicks
Nina M Hicks
Joseph Elliot Hicks

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 April 1860Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 21
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English (West Midlands): habitational name from any of several places called Hartwell (Staffordshire, Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire, Sussex, and Devon), all named with Old English heorot ‘hart, stag’ + wella ‘well, spring, stream’.

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

    Sources (42)

    • Hellelia Hartwell in household of Henry Cleavland, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Helen G Harper in entry for Manford Howard Coffin and Alice M Johnston, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Helena J Hicks in entry for Joseph Nathaniel Hicks, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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