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 Hester Ann <I>Ingram</I> Hicks

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Hester Ann Ingram Hicks

  • Birth 1822 Crowan, Cornwall Unitary Authority, Cornwall, England
  • Death 24 Oct 1889 Scales Mound, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Scales Mound, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 88126028

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.

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

Family Members






  • Created by: Kathryn Lightcap
  • Added: 5 Apr 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 88126028
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Hester Ann Ingram Hicks (1822–24 Oct 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 88126028, citing Scales Mound Township Cemetery, Scales Mound, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Kathryn Lightcap (contributor 47562941) .