Born: 1795-10-18 Connecticut
Died: 1878-12-30 Springfield, Illinois
Flourished: 1836-1878 Springfield, Illinois
In 1817, Hickox married Eliza Stanley in Jefferson County, New York. They had five children and moved to Springfield, Illinois, in 1836. Hickox and his brother Addison 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), 376, 721; Gravestone, Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL.