William Hickman

14 November 1884–1953 (Age 68)
Lucas, Lucas, Iowa, United States

The Life of William

When William Hickman was born on 14 November 1884, in Lucas, Lucas, Iowa, United States, his father, Lemuel Dirkson Hickman Jr., was 27 and his mother, Lenora Lanetta Lane, was 18. He married Grace Evelyn Herron on 5 December 1908, in Lucas, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Lucas, Iowa, United States in 1935 and Whitebreast Township, Lucas, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died in 1953, at the age of 69, and was buried in Lacona, Warren, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Hickman
1884–1953
Grace Evelyn Herron
1887–1977
Marriage: 5 December 1908
Mabel Lorraine Hickman
1909–1999
Wanda Mae Hickman
1911–1985
Doyle Ronald Hickman
1915–1944
Charles Lemuel Hickman
1919–1985
Lyle Jackson Hickman
1931–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 December 1908
Lucas, Iowa, United States
children

(5)

    Mabel Lorraine Hickman

    Female1909–1999Female

    Wanda Mae Hickman

    Female1911–1985Female

    Male1915–1944Male

    Charles Lemuel Hickman

    Male1919–1985Male

    Lyle Jackson Hickman

    Male1931–2011Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): occupational name denoting the servant (Middle English man) of a man called Hick . According to Reaney and Wilson, Hickman was also used as a medieval personal name. This surname has long been established in Ireland, notably in County Clare. In the U.S., it could be an altered spelling of German Hickmann, a variant of Hick 4.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Hickman in household of Lemuel D Hickman, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • William Hickman in household of Lemiel Hickman, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • William Hickman, "United States Census, 1940"

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