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Lucius Nelson Hitchcock
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1847
Franklin
Franklin County
Vermont, USA
Death: May 17, 1926
Ida Grove
Ida County
Iowa, USA

Lucious Nelson Hitchcock was a Civil War Veteran. He was born in Franklin, Vermont, March 7, 1847, and died in Ida Grove, Iowa, May 17, 1926, age of 79 years, 2 months, and 10 days. He was buried in the Ida Grove, Ida County, Iowa, Cemetery.

About two weeks ago, he and his wife went to Galva, Iowa, and were visiting Mr. and Mrs. Fred Ellis when Mr. Hitchcock began to fail and was brought home on Sunday.

His parents were Levi and Fannie Hitchcock. He moved to Grant County, Wisconsin, in 1851. He married Anna Powell on Jan. 1, 1867, at Woodman, Wisconsin.

Lucius served as a private in the Civil War in Co. B, 11th Wisc. Regiment, and in Co. B, 33rd Wisconsin Regiment, being a year and a half in the service.

He and his bride came to Ida County, Iowa, in 1869, almost a decade before the railway came to Ida Grove, being before the town of "Ida" (Village of Ida) was founded. He settled on a farm bringing his wife and baby daughter in a lumber wagon from Denison, Crawford County, Iowa. In 1881, Mr. Hitchcock moved into Ida Grove and for many years followed the trade of barbering. In 1922, he served as the city marshal under the administration of Mayor, J. M. Rees.

He was a member of the Ida Grove Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.), which is now reduced to a mere handful of two or three members. He belonged to the Methodist Church.

Seven children were born to Mr. and Mrs. Hitchcock, the parents outliving them all, except, Mrs. Fred Ellis of Galva, Iowa. The children born to them: Alice, Stanberry, Levi, Augustus, Blanche, Adelbert, and Romeo.

The funeral was held Thursday, May 20, 1926, at 2 p.m. at the Hitchcock home with Rev. J. J. Davis officiating.
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D: I81674
Name: Lucius Nelson HITCHCOCK
Surname: Hitchcock
Given Name: Lucius Nelson
Sex: M
Birth: 7 Mar 1847 in Franklin, Franklin, Vermont
Death: 17 May 1926 in Ida Grove, Ida, Iowa

Occupation: Barber 1870 Osage, Mitchell, Iowa
Occupation: Farmer 1870 Marion, Grant, Wisconsin
Occupation: Barber 1880 Storm Lake, Buena Vista, Iowa
Occupation: Barber/Own Shop 1910 Ida Grove Ward 3, Ida, Iowa
Occupation: Barber/Barber Shop 1920 Corwin, Ida, Iowa
Note: Lucius is listed in 2 censuses for the year 1870. He is listed with his wife Annie (Anna) in Marion, Grant, Wisconsin and then also in Osage, Mitchell, Iowa with his brother Chauncey without his wife.

Father: Levi HITCHCOCK b: 1810 in Canada
Mother: Fanny BUTTON b: 1815 in Sheldon, Franklin, Vermont

Marriage 1 Anna Elizabeth POWELL b: 7 May 1851 in Freedom, New York
Married: 1 Jan 1867 in Wisconsin
Children
Alice HITCHCOCK b: bet1868 - 1900
Adelbert HITCHCOCK b: bet1868 - 1900
Levi Augustus HITCHCOCK b: bet1868 - 1900
Blanche HITCHCOCK b: 1876 in Iowa
Romeo HITCHCOCK b: 1879 in Iowa
Ella HITCHCOCK b: 26 Jul 1882 in Storm Lake, Iowa
 
 
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 Parents:
  Levi Hitchcock (1803 - 1879)
  Fannie Button Hitchcock (1813 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Elizabeth Powell Hitchcock (1851 - 1942)*
 
 Children:
  Romeo Hitchcock (1879 - 1889)*
  Ella A. Hitchcock Ellis (1882 - 1966)*
 
 Sibling:
  Lucius Nelson Hitchcock (1847 - 1926)
  Charles Lewis Hitchcock (1849 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ida Grove Cemetery
Ida Grove
Ida County
Iowa, USA
Plot: 75
 
Created by: Conley Wolterman
Record added: Apr 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18904018
Lucius Nelson Hitchcock
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Lucius Nelson Hitchcock
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Added by: Conley Wolterman
 
 
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-Anonymous
 Added: Feb. 5, 2012

-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 17, 2011
thanks for your Civil War service
- Tom Mauer
 Added: Dec. 26, 2009
 
 
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