Benjamin Bosworth HICKS
Elizabeth R. CHAMBERLAIN


Husband:  Benjamin Bosworth HICKS
Birth:  8 Jul 1808, Royalton, Bristol Co., Vermont 
Death:  22 Jan 1875, Petersham, Worcester Co., Massachusetts
Burial:
Father:  Asahel HIX
Mother:  Susanna WATERMAN

Marriage:    2 May 1835, Dana, Worcester Co., Massachusetts  

Wife:  Elizabeth R. CHAMBERLAIN
Birth:  16 Aug 1808, Petersham, Worcester Co., Massachusetts 
Death:  31 Jul 1872, Petersham, Worcester Co., Massachusetts  
Burial:  
Father:  Levi CHAMBERLAIN   
Mother:  Lydia NYE 

Children:
1. Charles B. HICKS, b: 1837, Barnard, Windsor Co., Vermont
2. Levi C. HICKS, b: Mar 1839, Barnard, Windsor Co., Vermont
3. Forest A. HICKS, b: Feb 1843, Barnard, Windsor Co., Vermont
4. Edgar E. HICKS, b: 1846, Barnard, Windsor Co., Vermont
5. Emma T. HICKS, b: 5 Aug 1847, Barnard, Windsor Co., Vermont
                                 d: 12 Sep 1867, Dana, Worcester Co., Massachusetts
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Notes:
The spelling of the surname seems to have changed from Hix to Hicks with the relocation to Massachusetts.

1840 Federal Census Data (M704_0548, Page 364), Bethel, Windsor Co., Vermont

 NAME

 

< 5

5-9

10-14

15-19

20-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80-89

90-99

 HIX, Benja.

Males

2

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

Females

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 2 Males

< 5

1836 1840

  =  Charles             (b: 1837)
  =  Levi                   (b: 1839)

 

 1 Male

30 39

1801 1810

  =  Benjamin           (b: 1808)

 

 1 Female

30 39

1801 1810

  =  Elizabeth           (b: 1809)

 

1850 Federal Census Data (M432_0343, Page 313), Petersham, Worcester Co., Massachusetts,
                                                                                                                         Enumeration Date 15-Aug-1850, Family #182

 NAME

Age

Sex

 Occupation
or Trade

Real Estate

POB

In Sch.

Marr.
W/I Yr.

D, D, B, I,  I, P, or C

 HICKS, Benjamin B

41

M

 Farmer

---

VT

 

 

 

             Elizabeth R

41

F

 

 

MA

 

 

 

             Charles B

13

M

  

 

VT

 

 

             Levi C

11

M

 

 

VT

 

 

             Forest A

7

M

 

 

VT

 

 

             Edgar E

4

M

 

 

VT

 

 

             Sarah E

2

F

 

 

MA

 

 

 

1860 Federal Census Data (M653_0533, Page 360), Petersham, Worcester Co., Massachusetts,
                                                                                                                         Enumeration Date:
30-Jun-1860, Family #1189

NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

Occupation
Or Trade

Real Estate

Pers. Estate

POB

In Sch.

Marr
W/InYr

D, D, B, I,  I, P, C

 HICKS, Benjamin B

52

M

W

 Miller

$1,300

$200

VT

 

 

 

             Elizabeth R

51

F

W

 

 

 

VT

 

 

 

             Edgar E

14

M

W

 

 

 

VT

X

 

 

             Emma J

12

F

W

 

 

 

VT

X

 

 

1870 Federal Census Data (M593_0655, Page 175A), Petersham, Worcester Co., Massachusetts,
                                                                                                                            Enumeration Date:
30-Aug-1870, Family #10

NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

Occupation or Trade

Real Estate

Per. Estate

POB

In
Sch

Marr
W/In Yr

D, D, B, I,   I, P, or C

 HICKS, Benjamin B

61

M

W

 Saw & Grist Mill

$500

$256

VT

 

 

 

             Elizabeth R

61

F

W

 Keeping House

 

 

MA

 

 

 

             Edward E

24

M

W

 Farm Laborer

 

 

VT

 

 

 

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Sources:
1) Marriage:  Dana, Massachusetts Vital Records, 1633-1850, Family History Library Film #0186145
2) Death - Husband:  Worcester County Massachusetts Vital Statistics - Deaths, Vol. 276, Page 413

3) Death - Wife:  Worcester County Massachusetts Vital Statistics - Deaths, Vol. 249, Page 351
4) Death - Child #5:  Worcester County Massachusetts Vital Statistics - Deaths, Vol. 204, Page 256