Born: 1798-05-18 Connecticut
Died: 1873-01-10 Saint Augustine, Florida
Flourished: 1836-1873 Springfield, Illinois
In 1823, Hickox married Rhoda Stanley in Jefferson County, New York. They had three children before moving to Springfield, Illinois, in 1836. Hickox and his brother Horace owned and operated a mill on Spring Creek for many years.
John Carroll Power and S. A. Power, History of the Early Settlers of Sangamon County, Illinois (Springfield, IL: Edwin A. Wilson, 1876), 375-76, 721; Gravestone, Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL.