William Hickey

1891–
Kansas, United States

The Life of William

William Hickey was born in 1891, in Kansas, United States as the son of John P Hickey. He lived in Ottawa, Franklin, Kansas, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

John P Hickey
1863–
William Hickey
1891–
Lyle Hickey
1892–
Harry Hickey
1895–
Cecil Hickey
1896–
Glenn Hickey
1904–
Helen Hickey
1906–

Parents and Siblings

    John P Hickey

    Male1863–Male

siblings

(6)

    Male1891–Male

    Lyle Hickey

    Male1892–Male

    Harry Hickey

    Male1895–Male

    Cecil Hickey

    Male1896–Male

    Glenn Hickey

    Male1904–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 7

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 36

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

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.

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Sources (1)

  • William Hickey in household of John P Hickey, "United States Census, 1910"

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