George Archie Hicks

7 February 1856–10 September 1909 (Age 53)
Carrollton Township, Greene, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of George Archie

When George Archie Hicks was born on 7 February 1856, in Carrollton Township, Greene, Illinois, United States, his father, William Bailey Hicks, was 37 and his mother, Cyrene Elsie Roberts, was 37. He married Nancy Ellen Foreman on 14 January 1877, in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 10 September 1909, in Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Monroe City Cemetery, Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Archie Hicks
Nancy Ellen Foreman
Marriage: 14 January 1877
Myrtle Hicks
George William Hicks
Frank Hicks
Archibald Hicks
Nancy Ellen Hicks
Thomas James Hicks
Orson Hicks
Elsie Hicks
Frances Hicks
Leona Rose Hicks

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 January 1877Monroe, Sevier, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1858 · A House Divided
    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln's goal was to be different than the previous Senators of Illinois and voice his opinion in how he saw the State and the United States start to drift apart in the different ideology on what was right and what was wrong. Even though it would become an unsuccessful campaign strategy to win the senate seat, to this day it is one of the most famous speeches of US politics.
    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 15
    In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Hick , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This is a widespread surname in England, and is also common in southwest and southern Wales.German: patronymic from Hick . Compare Hix .

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

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    Sources (32)

    • George Tryon in household of Truman Tryon, "United States Census, 1870"
    • George Hicks in entry for Samuel T Clark and Elsie Ferguson, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"
    • George A Hicks in entry for Nancy Ellen Foreman Hicks, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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