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Josiah Duane Hicks

Josiah Duane Hicks, Welsh ex-congressman. member 53d to 55th Congresses (1893-1899).

Background

  • Hicks, Josiah Duane was born on August 1, 1844 in Monmouthshire, Wales. Son of John and Barbara (Eynon) Hicks.

  • Education

    • Came to Chester Company, Pennsylvania, 1845. Removed to Blair Company, 1847. Education common schools.

      Removed to Altoona, 1861. Private in Union Army, 1862-1864. Admitted to bar, 1875.

    Career

    • District attorney, Blair Company, 1880-1886. Member 53d to 55th Congresses (1893-1899).

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member 53d to 55th Congresses (1893-1899).

    Connections

    • Married Josephine F. Barrick, of Frederick Company, Maryland., April.
    • father: John Hicks
    • mother: Barbara (Eynon) Hicks
    • spouse: Josephine F. Barrick
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    Born August 1, 1844
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