Esther Hickock

1788–17 August 1859 (Age 71)
Wilton, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Esther

When Esther Hickock was born in 1788, in Wilton, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, her father, Nathan Hickok, was 55 and her mother, Deborah Gregory, was 40. She married Daniel Scott on 22 August 1803, in Greenfield, Saratoga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Greenfield, Saratoga, New York, United States in 1850. She died on 17 August 1859, in Milton, Saratoga, New York, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Scott Cemetery, Greenfield, Saratoga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Scott
Esther Hickock
Marriage: 22 August 1803
Sarah Scott
John L Scott
Charles Scott
Jared Gilbert Scott
James Scott
Henry Scott
George Ira Scott
Esther Jane Scott
William Belden Scott

Spouse and Children

22 August 1803
Greenfield, Saratoga, New York, United States


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World Events (8)

1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 0

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
1788 · Connecticut Becomes the 5th State

Age 0

Connecticut became a state on January 9, 1788. In 1650, before it was a state, the boundary of Connecticut ran north from the westside of Greenwich Bay and the coast of the Pacific Ocean. During the 1600s, Westmoreland County was in Connecticut when the boundaries were changed Westmoreland County went to Pennsylvania.

Age 20

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English Hickock, from a pet form of Hick or a pet form of Hay 3.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Esther Scott in household of Daniel Seymour, "New York, State Census, 1855"
  • Esther Scott, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Esther Scott in entry for Jered D. Scott and Sarah M. Jones, "Wisconsin Marriages, 1836-1930"

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