Mary Shultz

10 April 1830–3 March 1900 (Age 69)
Lincoln Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Shultz was born on 10 April 1830, in Lincoln Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Shultz, was 38 and her mother, Mary Beaver, was 31. She married Thomas Hicks on 2 November 1848. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She lived in Walker Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850 and Penn Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 3 March 1900, in Huntington, Indiana, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Riverview Cemetery, Huntingdon, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Hicks
Mary Shultz
Marriage: 2 November 1848
Malinda Hicks
James Madison Hicks
Anna Marie Hicks
Sarah Ellen Hicks
Nancy Catherine Hicks
Dora Belle Hicks

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 November 1848
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    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1832 · The Black Hawk War
    Age 2
    Convinced that a group of Native American tribes were hostile, The United States formed a frontier militia to stop them in their tracks. Even though Black Hawk was hoping to avoid bloodshed while trying to resettle on tribal land, U.S. officials opened fire on the Native Americans. Black Hawk then responded to this confrontation by successfully attacking the militia at the Battle of Stillman's Run and then left northward. After a few months the militia caught up with Black Hawk and his men and defeated them at the Battle of Wisconsin Heights. While being weakened by hunger, injuries and desertion, Black Hawk and the rest of the many native survivors retreated towards the Mississippi. Unfortunately, Black Hawk and other leaders were later captured when they surrendered to the US forces and were then imprisoned for a year.
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries 1832: Huntington, Indiana, United States
    1851 · Constitution of 1851
    Age 21
    Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Schulz and Schultz , Polish Szulc , and Czech, Slovak, Croatian, and Slovenian Šulc (see Sulc ).

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

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    Sources (4)

    • Mary Hicks, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary Johnstn in household of Saml Johnstn, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary C. Shultz Johnston, "Find A Grave Index"

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