Barbara Jane Hickey

25 September 1923–29 October 2014 (Age 91)
San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States

The Life of Barbara Jane

Barbara Jane Hickey was born on 25 September 1923, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States as the daughter of William Hickley and Alma Buickwoldt. She married Richard Harry Pickens on 8 August 1956, in Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States. She died on 29 October 2014, in Lodi, San Joaquin, California, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Harry Pickens
Barbara Jane Hickey
Marriage: 8 August 1956

Spouse and Children

    Richard Harry Pickens



8 August 1956
Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William Hickley


    Alma Buickwoldt




World Events (8)


Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 6

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 24

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÍceadh ‘descendant of Ícidhe’, a byname meaning ‘doctor’, ‘healer’.2 English: from a pet form of Hick .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Barbara J Hickey in household of William J Hickey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Barbara J Carter, "Nevada Marriage Index, 1956-2005"
  • Barbara J Hickey, "California Birth Index, 1905-1995"

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