Maude Hitchcock

Illinois, United States

The Life of Maude

When Maude Hitchcock was born in 1900, in Illinois, United States, her father, John Sherman Hitchcock, was 36 and her mother, Effie Caldwell, was 27. She lived in North Chillicothe, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Chillicothe, Peoria, Illinois, United States for about 10 years.

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John Sherman Hitchcock
Effie Caldwell
Clarence Ezra Hitchcock
Maude Hitchcock
James Elmer Hitchcock
Charles Walter Hitchcock
Howard C Hitchcock
Ralph Arthur Hitchcock

Parents and Siblings

    John Sherman Hitchcock





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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 0

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 10

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 31

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English (mainly southern): from a pet form of Hick , with the Middle English diminutive suffix -cok.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Maude Hitchcock in household of John S Hitchcock, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maud Hitchcock in household of John S Hitchcock, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Maude Hitchcock in household of John S Hitchcock, "United States Census, 1920"

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