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Family: William Albert Hickman / Dorothy Emily Chapman (F2232)

m. Aft 21 Aug 1921


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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  Aft 21 Aug 1921   
    Other Spouse  Esther Foss | F2231 
    Married  10 Oct 1914  Cohasset, , Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Albert J. H. Hickman, Esq. | F1170 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Ellen Wilson | F1170 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Dorothy Emily Chapman

    Born  4 Oct 1889  prob. San Francisco, San Francisco, California Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Jun 1931  New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Cedar Grove Cemetery, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Benjamin Sturtevant Foss | F2688 
    Married  23 Aug 1911  San Francisco, San Francisco, California Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Wilfrid B. Chapman | F2698 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Dora Sherwood | F2698 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!" 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." [1, 2]

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

    2. [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).