Lorena Ona Jones

26 July 1867–30 March 1953 (Age 85)
Scott Township, Bourbon, Kansas, United States

The Life of Lorena Ona

When Lorena Ona Jones was born on 26 July 1867, in Scott Township, Bourbon, Kansas, United States, her father, Eli B Jones, was 32 and her mother, Leatha POTTS, was 19. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Loranza B. “Lorenzo” Hickman. She lived in Ulysses, Butler, Nebraska, United States in 1880. She died on 30 March 1953, in Broken Bow, Custer, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Ulysses Cemetery, Butler, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Loranza B. “Lorenzo” Hickman
Lorena Ona Jones
Letha Lenore Hickman
Paul Jones Hickman
Richard Byron Hickman

Spouse and Children

    Loranza B. “Lorenzo” Hickman





Parents and Siblings

    Eli B Jones


    Leatha POTTS





    Olney Jones


    Hannah Jones


    Jennie Jones


    Etta Jones


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 10

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lorena Jones in household of Eli B Jones, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ona Hickman in household of Richard Hickmon, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ona B Hickman in household of Richard Hickman, "United States Census, 1930"

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