Honora Josephine Crowley

Female29 August 1882–16 July 1949

Brief Life History of Honora Josephine

When Honora Josephine Crowley was born on 29 August 1882, in Independence, Buchanan, Iowa, United States, her father, John Crowley, was 24 and her mother, Mary Jane Welch, was 24. She married Francis Edmond "Frank" Hickey on 1 May 1907, in Buchanan, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Winthrop, Okanogan, Washington, United States in 1925 and Westburg Township, Buchanan, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. She died on 16 July 1949, in Independence, Buchanan, Iowa, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Saint John's Catholic Cemetery, Independence, Buchanan, Iowa, United States.

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Francis Edmond "Frank" Hickey
Honora Josephine Crowley
Marriage: 1 May 1907
Francis Herald Hickey
Lloyd William Hickey
Virginia M Hickey
John Walter Hickey

Sources (40)

  • Nora Hickey in household of Frank Hickey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Crowley, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"
  • Honora Jane Crowley, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 May 1907Buchanan, Iowa, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Historical Periods 1883: Stevens, Washington Territory, United States 1888: Okanogan, Washington County, United States 1889: Okanogan, Washington, United States


    Age 4

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 18

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Brennan, Kieran, Aileen, Assumpta, Bridie, Declan, Donovan, Kaitlin, Kevin Patrick, Maeve, Patrick Joseph.

    Irish (Cork): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cruadhlaoich ‘descendant of Cruadhlaoch’, a personal name composed of the elements cruadh ‘hardy’ + laoch ‘hero’. There has been some confusion with Crawley .

    English: variant of Crawley .

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

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