Hicks, Abraham

Birth Name Hicks, Abraham
Gender male
Age at Death less than 90 years

Narrative

Abraham Hixt is referred to in John Hixt's will of 1806 as the son that's moved away ( from Surry/Stokes, NC)

"Abraham Hicks" made payments from an area described as "District South of the French Broad & Holston" 1808-1809

likely destination because he does not appear in any census ( no 1810 TN Census):

Name: Abraham Hix
State: TN
County: Washington County
Township: No Township Listed
Year: 1814 - 1819
Record Type: Tax list

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:2:77TV-BF3M?mode=g&i=89&cat=233120
In 1814, (see pg 124) Abraham Hix is in the same district as Philip Hufhine
In 1815, pg 134 he is in the same district as Philip and Jacob Hufhine
in 1816, pg 152 ditto
in 1817, pg 183 just Abraham and Jacob
In 1818, pg 216 Philip is back.
In 1819, pg 242 just Abraham and Philip

Death of possibly his first wife - "Polly Hixt" March 11, 1820 age 60 in the Cherokee Community Cemetery, Washington Co, TN:
www.bholliman.com/files/John%20D.%20McCray.docx

Name: Abraham Hix
Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Washington, Tennessee
Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 70 thru 79: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1

Abraham gone by 1850:

Name: Elizabeth Hicks
Age: 53
Birth Year: abt 1797
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1850: Subdivision 4, Washington, Tennessee, USA
Elizabeth Hicks 53
John Hicks 21
Elizabeth Hicks 14

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth between 1760 and 1770      
Death before 1850 Washington Co., TN    

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Hicks, John Sr1730-03-151807-05-08
Mother (Hicks), Mary Catherine1751-12-081824-10-07
         Hicks, Abraham between 1760 and 1770 before 1850
    Brother     Hicks, Jacob about 1781 before 1850
    Sister     Hicks, Elizabeth between 1785 and 1790 about 1828
    Brother     Hicks, Daniel about 1788 about 1839
    Brother     Hicks, John? Jr about 1790 between 1825 and 1830
    Sister     Hicks, Margrett about 1795
    Brother     Hicks, George about 1800 1833

Families

Family of Hicks, Abraham and Shepherd, Elizabeth

Married Wife Shepherd, Elizabeth ( * about 1797 + after 1850 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1828-01-06 Washington Co., TN   1
Event Note

witnessed by Jacob Huffine

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Hicks, John E Habout 1828
Hicks, Elizabeth1836