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Josiah Duane Hicks

ex-congressman.

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).

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