John James Hicks

23 December 1864–6 July 1954 (Age 89)
Ireland

The Life of John James

When John James Hicks was born on 23 December 1864, in Ireland, his father, John Hicks, was 39 and his mother, Anne McVitty, was 29. He had at least 1 son with Marie Hamilton. He lived in Royaloak, County Carlow, Ireland in 1911. He died on 6 July 1954, in County Carlow, Ireland, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

John James Hicks
1864–1954
Marie Hamilton
1870–1954
Eric Cyril Hicks
1904–

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Eric Cyril Hicks

    Male1904–Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Hicks

    Male1825–1931Male

    Anne McVitty

    Female1835–1882Female

siblings

(10)

    Male1856–1943Male

    Male1857–1943Male

    Mary Jane Hicks

    Female1860–1933Female

    Margaret M. Hicks

    Female1863–1942Female

    Male1864–1954Male

+5 More Children

World Events (4)

1919

Age 55

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.
1920

Age 56

In the Government of Ireland Act 1920, Ireland was partitioned, with the unionist-dominated north east becoming Northern Ireland.
1937

Age 73

New elections. The voters return de Valera and also approve a new constitution which abolishes the Irish Free State and proclaims Eire (Gaelic for Ireland) as a sovereign, independent, democratic state.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Hick 1. This is a widespread surname in England, and is common in the southwest and southern Wales.2 Dutch and German: patronymic from Hick . Compare Hix .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • John James Hicks, "Ireland Census, 1911"

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