Delia Maria Hickey

Female21 March 1863–1884

Brief Life History of Delia Maria

When Delia Maria Hickey was born on 21 March 1863, in Eastport, Washington, Maine, United States, her father, James T. Hickey, was 28 and her mother, Keziah Mary S. Norwood, was 25. She married Edward D. Whalen on 27 January 1883, in Charlotte, New Brunswick, Canada. She died in 1884, at the age of 21.

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Edward D. Whalen
1860–
Delia Maria Hickey
1863–1884
Marriage: 27 January 1883

Sources (6)

  • Adelia Hickey in household of James Hickey, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Delia Maria Hickey, "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
  • Delia M Hickey, "Canada, New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 January 1883Charlotte, New Brunswick, Canada
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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (7)

    1865

    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    1865 · The Assassination of a President

    Age 2

    "While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 7

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    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.

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