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Family: William Albert Hickman / Esther Foss (F2231)

m. 10 Oct 1914


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  • William Albert HickmanFather | Male
    William Albert Hickman

    Born  22 Dec 1878  Dorchester Parish, Westmorland, New Brunswich, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Sep 1957   
    Buried    Lot 8, Section 9, Grove Street Cemetery, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  10 Oct 1914  [1]  Cohasset, , Massachusetts  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Dorothy Emily Chapman | F2232 
    Married  Aft 21 Aug 1921   
    Father  Albert J. H. Hickman, Esq. | F1170 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Ellen Wilson | F1170 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Esther Foss

    Born  20 Jan 1894  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Other Spouse  George Gordon Moore | F2699 
    Married     
    Father  Gov. Eugene Noble Foss | F2687 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Lilla Rollins Sturtevant | F2687 Group Sheet 

  • Notes  Married:
    • Paul Foss notes:

      "In a needless-to-say extraordinary occurrence, Albert divorced Esther and Dorothy divorced Benjamin thereby enabling Albert and Dorothy to be wed."

      Helen M. Petchey in "The Hickmans in Dorchester's Heyday!" p.11 notes:

      "W. Albert Hickman was twice married, first to Esther Foss, a daughter of Eugene Foss, a three-term govenor of Massachussets; and second to Dorothy Chapman Foss of California."

      JSH notes:

      The tree appearing in the appendix of The Hickman's in Dorchester's Heyday incorrectly shows Foss spelled Goss.  The correct spelling is Foss.  [2, 3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1701] FamilySearch Family Tree (http://www.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 23 Jul 2017), entry for William Albert Hickman, person ID LJRN-HR6. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1306] Paul Foss, (Paul Foss [pwfoss@earthlink.net]), 25 Feb 2006 email (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S1132] Helen M. Petchey - The Hickmans in Dorchester's Heyday, Helen M. Petchey, (Published cir.1992 ISBN-0-9691600-4-6), P. 11 (Reliability: 0).