William Jeffrey Hicks

1833–1917 (Age 84)
New York, United States

The Life of William Jeffrey

William Jeffrey Hicks was born about 1833, in New York, United States as the son of Stephen D. Hicks and Phila. He married Sarah Clegg on 26 January 1857, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. He lived in Webster Township, Wood, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1900. He died in 1917, in Randolph, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 84.

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William Jeffrey Hicks
1833–1917
Sarah Clegg
1834–
Marriage: 26 January 1857

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 January 1857
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Stephen D. Hicks

    MaleMale

    Phila

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

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.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 3

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 27

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

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)

  • William J Hicks, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William Hicks, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • William Hicks, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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