David Hickson

1802–29 October 1848 (Age 46)
Greene, Tennessee, United States

The Life of David

When David Hickson was born in 1802, in Greene, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Hixson, was 19 and his mother, Laney Nelson, was 15. He married Judith Martin on 6 December 1849. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 29 October 1848, at the age of 46.

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David Hickson
Judith Martin
Martha Hixon
Laney Hixon

Spouse and Children


    Judith Martin




    Martha Hixon


    Laney Hixon


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World Events (8)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 1

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 17

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. 

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Hick . This surname has also been established in the Irish county of Kerry since the 17th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Hickson Or Hixon, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • David Hickson, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • David Hickson, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959"

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