Charles Morton Hitchcock

April 1846–
Compton, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Charles Morton

When Charles Morton Hitchcock was born in April 1846, in Compton, Quebec, Canada, his father, Benjamin Hitchcock, was 31 and his mother, Arvilla Lathrope, was 26. He married Helen Churchill Montross on 11 March 1874, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in New York City, New York County, New York, United States in 1880 and Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

Charles Morton Hitchcock
1846–
Helen Churchill Montross
1856–1930
Marriage: 11 March 1874
Geila Hitchcock
1886–
Ella C. Hitchcock
1888–1900
Ethel Kate Hitchcock
1890–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 March 1874
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
children

(3)

    Geila Hitchcock

    Female1886–Female

    Ella C. Hitchcock

    Female1888–1900Female

    Ethel Kate Hitchcock

    Female1890–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Beman Hitchcock

    Male1839–Male

    Melissa Hitchcock

    Female1842–1924Female

    Abigail Hitchcock

    Female1843–1918Female

    Male1846–Male

    Helen Hitchcock

    Female1849–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1869

Age 23

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1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 35

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English (mainly southern): from a pet form of Hick , with the Middle English diminutive suffix -cok.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles Hitchcock in household of William H Montross, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Charles M Hitchcock, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Morton Hitchcock, "Canada Census, 1851"

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