Lauson Hart HICKS
Eleanor MERRIT


Husband:  Lauson Hart HICKS
Birth:  10 Feb 1794, Royalton, Worcester Co., Massachusetts 
Death:  1863, Oregon Twp., Lucas Co., Ohio
Burial:  1863 Willow Cemetery, Oregon, Lucas Co., Ohio
Father:  Ephraim HICKS V
Mother:  Lucy BLANDING

Marriage:    1818, New York

Wife:  Eleanor MERRIT
Birth:  1801, New Jersey 
Death:  1875, Walnut Fork, Jones Co., Iowa
Burial:  
Father:   
Mother:   

Children:
1. Alta Jane HICKS, b: 1820, Romulus, Seneca Co., New York
2. Mary Ann HICKS (Prentice), b: 1823, Romulus, Seneca Co., New York
                                  d: 1844, Ohio
3. Abram Wesley HICKS, b: 1825, Romulus, Seneca Co., New York      
4. Susan Ann HICKS, b: 1827, Somerset, Niagara Co., New York
5. William Wilbur HICKS, b: Jan 1830, Somerset, Niagara Co., New York     
6. Cynthia HICKS, b: 1833, Somerset, Niagara Co., New York
7. George Washington HICKS, b: Oct 1835, Somerset, Niagara Co., New York
8. Edward J. HICKS, b: May 1837, Somerset, Niagara Co., New York  
9. Elizabeth Jane HICKS (Williams), b: 1840, Oregon Twp., Lucas Co., Ohio
                                                        d:  Aft 1880, Rome Twp., Jones Co., Iowa
10. Andrew HICKS, b: 1844, Oregon Twp., Lucas Co., Ohio
                                 d:  1898, Rome Twp.,  Jones Co., Iowa
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Notes:
Lauson's name is spelled "Lauson" on his birth record (Royalton, MA Vital Records to 1850), spelled "Lawson" on Eleanor's widow's pension application from the War of 1812, and "Losson" on his will.

1820 Federal Census Data (M33_0075, Page 366), Romulus, Seneca Co., New York

 NAME

Males

Males

Males

Males

Males

Males

Females

Females

Females

Females

Females

 

<10

10-15

16-18

16-25

26-44

45+

<10

10-15

16-25

26-44

45+

 HIX, Lossen

0

1

0

1

1

0

1

0

1

1

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 1 Male

10 15

1805 1810

  =  Unknown

 

 1 Male

16 25

1795 1804

  =  Unknown 

 

 1 Male

26 44

1776 1794

  =  Lausen               (b: 1794) 

 

 1 Female

< 10

1810 1820

  =  Alta                     (b: 1820)

 

 1 Female

16 25

1795 1804

  =  Eleanor               (b: 1801)

 

 1 Female

26 44

1776 1794

  =  Unknown 

 

1830 Federal Census Data (M19_0095, Page 344), Somerset, Niagara Co., New York

 NAME

 

< 5

5-9

10-14

15-19

20-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80-89

90-99

 HICKS, Losson

Males

1

1

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

Females

1

2

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 1 Male

< 5

1826 1830

  =  William                 (b: 1830)

 

 1 Male

5 9

1821 1825

  =  Abram                 (b: 1825)

 

 1 Male

30 39

1791 1800

  =  Lauson               (b: 1794)

 

 1 Female

< 5

1826 1830

  =  Susan                 (b: 1827)

 

 2 Females

5 9

1821 1825

  =  Alta                    (b: 1820)
  =  Mary Ann           (b: 1823)

 

 1 Female

20 29

1801 1810

  =  Eleanor               (b: 1801)

 

1840 Federal Census Data (M704_0410, Page 267), Oregon Twp., Lucas Co., Ohio

 NAME

 

< 5

5-9

10-14

15-19

20-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80-89

90-99

 HICKS, Losson

Males

2

0

1

1

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

 

Females

1

1

1

1

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

Indicates:

 

 

 

 

Number/ Sex

Age

Therefore Born

Inferred

 

 2 Males

< 5

1836 1840

  =  George              (b: 1835)
  =  Edward              (b: 1837)

 

 1 Male

10 14

1826 1830

  =  William               (b: 1830)

 

 1 Male

15 19

1821 1825

  =  Abram               (b: 1825)

 

 1 Male

40 49

1791 1800

  =  Lauson              (b: 1794)

 

 1 Female

< 5

1835 1840

  =  Elizabeth           (b: 1840)

 

 1 Female

5 9

1831 1835

  =  Cynthia              (b: 1833)

 

 1 Female

10 14

1826 1830

  =  Susan               (b: 1827)

 

 1 Female

15 19

1821 1825

  =  Mary Ann          (b: 1823)

 

 1 Female

30 39

1801 1810

  =  Eleanor             (b: 1801)

 

1850 Federal Census Data (M432_0706, Page 87), Oregon Twp., Lucas Co., Ohio,
                                                                                                                     Enumeration Date
2-Sep-1850, Family #1279

 NAME

Age

Sex

 Occupation
or Trade

Real Estate

POB

In Sch.

Marr.
W/I Yr.

D, D, B, I,  I, P, or C

 HICKS, Losson

53

M

 Farmer

---

MA

 

 

 

             Eleanor

45

F

 

 

NJ

 

 

 

             Wesley

25

M

 Farmer

 

NY

 

 

 

             Wilbur

19

M

 Farmer

 

NY

 

 

 

             Cynthia

17

F

 

 

NY

 

 

 

             Washington

14

M

 

 

NY

X

 

 

             Edward

12

M

 

 

NY

X

 

 

             Jane

10

M

 

 

OH

X

 

 

             Andrew

7

M

 

 

OH

X

 

 

1860 Federal Census Data (M653_1003, Page 81), Oregon Twp., Lucas Co., Ohio,
                                                                                                                     Enumeration Date: 16-Jun-1860, Family #187

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, Lassen

68

M

W

 Farmer

$1,326

$100

MA

 

 

 

             Elenor

50

F

W

 

 

 

NY

 

 

 

             Andrew

17

M

W

 

 

 

OH

X

 

 

1870 Federal Census Data (M593_0401, Page 186B), Rome Twp., Jones Co., Iowa,
                                                                                                                      Enumeration Date:
13-Aug-1870, Family #94

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

 HIX, Andrew

27

M

W

 Farm Tenant

---

$400

OH

 

 

 

         Eleanor

68

F

W

 At Home

 

 

NJ

 

 

 

 WILLIAMS, Jane

29

F

W

 House Keeper

 

 

OH

 

 

 

                   Elmer

6

M

W

 

 

 

OH

X

 

 

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