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 Andrew Jackson Hickman

Andrew Jackson Hickman

Birth
Winchester, Randolph County, Indiana, USA
Death 11 Feb 1922 (aged 81)
Osceola, Clarke County, Iowa, USA
Burial Osceola, Clarke County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 14107518 · View Source
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Published in the Osceola Sentinal on Thurs Feb 16, 1922 p.4 - Andrew J. Hickman was born in Indiana, Feb 25, 1840 and departed this life Feb 11, 1922, aged 81y11mo14da. He moved to Iowa with his parents in 1848, settling in Jasper county, near Newton. He answered his country's call for service in 1861, enlisting in Co.I 10th Reg and was discharged in Feb 1862. Shortly after his discharge he was united in marriage with Miranda(sic) C.Cline near Osceola which place he lived at the time of his death. After his marriage he re-enlisted in the 39th IA Reg and was mustered out of service at the close of the war in 1865. Six children were born to them, two of whom preceded him in death. He is survived by his companion of almost 60yrs & 4 children - Jas D. of Olin, IA - Mrs.Etta E.(George)Rick of Wilton Junction, IA - Marion O. of York, NE - and Mrs Ollie Willis, of Aurora, NE. Besides these there are left to mourn thier loss 23 grand-children & 8 great-grands. Also one brother, E.M. of Berwyn, NE. He has been a constant member of the Christian church for more that 40yrs, holding the office of elder at the time of his death. He will be missed not only by those near & dear to him but by the entire community. NOTE: Andrew served in 3 different units..originally joined in 1861 Co.I 10th IA Reg. but was discharged 3 mos later for deafness (think he caught the measles?). In Feb 1864, he joined Co.D 39th IA Vol Inf., serving to the end of the war, and in Jun 1865, transfered to Co.G. 7th IA, from which he was mustered out as a Corporal one month later. AND, Andrew was son of Joseph Hickman b.NC & Eliza Banta b.OH; besides his parents, 2 daughters preceded him in death: Laura Belle who died aged 16yrs & Della May Hickman Nicholson who died of Diptheria, aged 26yrs.

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  • Originally Created by: 46620252
  • Added: 28 Apr 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14107518
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Andrew Jackson Hickman (25 Feb 1840–11 Feb 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14107518, citing Maple Hill Cemetery, Osceola, Clarke County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by norannl (contributor 46625869) .