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Hester Ann Ingram Hicks
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Birth: 1822
Crowan
Cornwall, England
Death: Oct. 24, 1889
Scales Mound
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA

Death of an Old Settler

Mrs. Hester Hicks, who lived near Scales Mound, died this morning, after a protracted illness, aged 67 years. She had resided in Jo Daviess county for forty-five years, and was the mother of Mr. James Hicks, who is well known in Galena and other portions of the country. She was an excellent lady and who was much esteemed by those who knew her worth. Three sons and five daughters survive her. Interment will be made in the Scales Mound cemetery. Notice of the funeral hereafter.

Obituary was published in the Galena Daily Gazette on October 24, 1889.

children:
Margaret Jane Hicks Davis
Henry Hicks
Thomas Hicks (not sure where he is buried. Died 20 Oct 1884 in Virginia City, Nevada. Family lore says he was killed by a claim jumper. Paper says "died from the effects of an accident in the mine.")
James W. Hicks
Elizabeth Hester Hicks Hancock
Hester Hicks Sheean
Mary Hicks McGuire
Martha Hicks Baus
Alfred Hicks
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Henry Hicks (1814 - 1876)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Jane Hicks Davis (1843 - 1915)*
  Henry Hicks (1845 - 1930)*
  James W Hicks (1850 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Scales Mound Township Cemetery
Scales Mound
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Kathryn Lightcap
Record added: Apr 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88126028
Hester Ann <i>Ingram</i> Hicks
Added by: Kathryn Lightcap
 
Hester Ann <i>Ingram</i> Hicks
Added by: Kathryn Lightcap
 
 
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