Anna Hickisch

1875–1943 (Age 68)
La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Anna

When Anna Hickisch was born in 1875, in La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Frank R. Hickish, was 27 and her mother, Theresa Pittat, was 27. She died on 14 June 1943, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Frank R. Hickish
Theresa Pittat
Charles Hickish
Anna Hickisch
Bertha Hickisch
William Hickish
Tessa Hickisch

Parents and Siblings

    Frank R. Hickish


    Theresa Pittat




    Charles Hickish



    Bertha Hickisch


    William Hickish


    Tessa Hickisch


World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 0

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 8

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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Sources (2)

  • Anna M Hickisch in household of Frank Hickisch, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Annie Hickish in household of Frank R Hickish, "United States Census, 1880"

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