Fay E Wicker

9 November 1889–7 April 1971 (Age 81)
Norton, Norton, Kansas, United States

The Life of Fay E

When Fay E Wicker was born on 9 November 1889, in Norton, Norton, Kansas, United States, his father, Vivian Eugene Whicker, was 30 and his mother, Esther Jane Reeves, was 27. He married Olive Pearl Murphy on 28 June 1916, in Oberlin, Decatur, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Belle Plaine Township, Norton, Kansas, United States in 1930 and Norton, Kansas, United States in 1935. He died on 7 April 1971, in Scott City, Scott, Kansas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Norton, Norton, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fay E Wicker
1889–1971
Olive Pearl Murphy
1895–1983
Marriage: 28 June 1916
Gordon Elmoine Wicker
1920–1920
Wayne Livingston Wicker
1921–2001
Erma Lee Wicker
1925–1992
Gene Wilfred Wicker
1929–1929

Spouse and Children

    Male1889–1971Male

    Olive Pearl Murphy

    Female1895–1983Female

MARRIAGE
28 June 1916
Oberlin, Decatur, Kansas, United States
children

(4)

    Gordon Elmoine Wicker

    Male1920–1920Male

    Male1921–2001Male

    Erma Lee Wicker

    Female1925–1992Female

    Gene Wilfred Wicker

    Male1929–1929Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 23

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 German: occupational name from Middle High German, Middle Low German wicker ‘soothsayer’, ‘magician’.2 German: from an Old High German personal name composed of the elements wīg ‘battle’, ‘war’ + heri ‘army’.3 English: topographic name for someone who lived or worked in an outlying settlement, from a derivative of Old English wīc ( see Wick ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Fay E Wickes in household of Thad ? Wickes, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Fay Wicker in household of C E Wicker, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Fay Wicker, "United States Census, 1920"

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