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Sovereign Hitch
(1783/1786-After 1840)
Malla Hatfield
(Abt 1790-After 1830)
William McMullen
(Abt 1793-)
Elizabeth Petty
(Abt 1793-)
Edward Washington Hitch
(1815-1900)
Mary (Polly) McMullen
(1817-1904)
Nicholas Biddle Hitch
(1852-1936)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Lauretta Frances Decker

Nicholas Biddle Hitch

  • Born: Jan 1852, Gibson Co., IN 1 3 4 5 6 7 8
  • Marriage (1): Lauretta Frances Decker on 30 Jul 1885 in Gibson Co., IN 1 2
  • Died: 1936 1 3

  

In the Federal Census of 1880, Nicholas B. Hitch is listed in Custer County, Colorado in a household as follows: - Nicholas H. (B.?) Hitch, age 28, sawmill hand, born in IN (father born in DE, mother born in KY).

In the Federal Census of 1900, Nicholas Hitch is listed in Gibson County, Indiana in a household as follows: - Nicholas Hitch, born 1/1852 in IN - Lauretta Hitch, born 12/1862 in IN - Otis Hitch, born 11/1885 in IN - Oswald Hitch, born 12/1889 in IN - Mabel Hitch, born 11/1891 in IN - Eunice Hitch, born 9/1893 in IN - Lennis? Hitch, born 3/1896 in IN - Bessie Hitch, born 2/1899 in IN.

In the Federal Census of 1920, Nicholas Hitch is listed in Marion County, Indiana as a boarder in a household as follows: - Nicholas Hitch, age 66, born in IN.

  

Was living in Custer Co., Colorado in 1880 as a saw mill hand.


Nicholas married Lauretta Frances Decker, daughter of Isaac Decker and Lucinda Cloine, on 30 Jul 1885 in Gibson Co., IN.1 2 The marriage ended in divorce about 1906. (Lauretta Frances Decker was born in Dec 1862 in Decker, IL,1 9 died in 1926 1 and was buried in 1926 in Floral Park Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN.)


  


Location of divorce was IN

Sources


1 Family tree sent to me by Paul E. Hitch of Savannah, GA on 1/7/1995.

2 Gibson Co., IN Marriage Records.

3 "A Hitch Orchard", Volume III, Daisy Hitch Davies, 1931.

4 1870 IN Census, Listed as age 18 in the 1870 White River Township, Gibson Co., IN Census, born in IN.

5 1860 IN Census, Listed as age 8 in the 1860 White River Township, Gibson Co., IN Census, born in IN.

6 1900 IN Census, Listed as born in January 1852 in IN in the 1900 Gibson Co., IN Census.

7 1880 CO Census, Listed as a sawmill hand, age 28, in the 1880 Custer Co., CO Census, born in IN.

8 1920 IN Census, Listed as age 66 in the 1920 Marion Co., IN Census, born in IN.

9 1900 IN Census, Listed as born in December 1862 in IN in the 1900 Gibson Co., IN Census.


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