Solomon Gordon Hickey

1818–26 October 1884 (Age 66)
Harris, Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Solomon Gordon

When Solomon Gordon Hickey was born in 1818, in Harris, Georgia, United States, his father, William Henry Hickey, was 30 and his mother, Mary Lucretia White, was 28. He married Mary "Polly" Duke on 28 May 1838, in Russell, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Ward One, De Soto, Louisiana, United States in 1870. He died on 26 October 1884, in Brightstar, Miller, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Solomon Gordon Hickey
1818–1884
Mary "Polly" Duke
1819–1904
Marriage: 28 May 1838
Nancy Ann Rebecca Hickey
1839–1884
Elizabeth Hickey
1841–1905
Annie Hickey
1844–
Leroy Lafayette Hickey
1846–1936
Frances Emaline Hickey
1848–1920
Amanda Mianna Hickey
1852–1928
George Whitfield Hickey
1854–1922
Martha Hickey
1854–
Solomon Gordon Hickey
1859–1929
Mary Ellen Hickey
1859–
Ophelia Clementine Hickey
1861–1896

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 May 1838Russell, Alabama, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 1
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1827
    Age 9
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Harris, Georgia, United States
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 18
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, James Patrick, Marypat, Aileen, Bridie, Colm, Conn, Conor, Delma, Fergus, Kieran, Liam.Irish (Tipperary): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÍceadh ‘descendant of Ícidhe’, a common byname meaning ‘doctor, healer’.English: from a diminutive of Middle English Hick, a pet form of Ricard (see Richard and Hick ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Richard

    Sources (11)

    • S G [Solomon Gordon] Hickey, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Gordon S Hickey in entry for Wm Thos Merrick and Margaret Adina Hickey, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
    • Gordon S. Hickey in entry for George W. Hickey, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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