Stanton Edward Hicks

10 April 1877–1964 (Age 86)
Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Stanton Edward

When Stanton Edward Hicks was born on 10 April 1877, in Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada, his father, Nicholas Dudley Hicks, was 41 and his mother, Zerina Jane TEAL, was 37. He married Alice Laura NICHOLSON on 17 April 1907, in Saint Catharines, Grantham, Lincoln, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Lincoln, Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died in 1964, at the age of 87, and was buried in St. Catharines, Niagara, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Stanton Edward Hicks
1877–1964
Alice Laura NICHOLSON
1886–1952
Marriage: 17 April 1907
Emile Edwin Lindza Hicks
1908–1982
Stanton Dudley Hicks
1910–1983
Marie Rebecca Hicks
1920–1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 April 1907
Saint Catharines, Grantham, Lincoln, Ontario, Canada
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 6

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.
1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 9

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 29

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Hick 1. This is a widespread surname in England, and is common in the southwest and southern Wales.2 Dutch and German: patronymic from Hick . Compare Hix .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eddie S. Hicks in household of Nicholas Hicks, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Eddie Stanton Hicks in entry for Marie Rebecca Hicks, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Eddie Stanton Hicks in entry for Edwin Emil L Hicks, "Ontario Births, 1869-1911"

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