Edwin Hickman


Personal and Family Information

Edwin was born about 1690 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA, the son of Thomas Hickman and Martha Thacker.

He died on 17 Nov 1769 in Albermarle or Spotslvania, Virginia, USA.

He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was Elender Webber, who he married in BET 1720 AND 1723 in Albemarle?, King William County, Virginia, USA. They had no known children.

His second wife was Eleanor Elliott, who he married in BET 1723 AND 1739 in Virginia, USA. Their five known children were James (1723/24-1816), Edwin (c1725-c1805), Richard (c1726-c1769), Thomas (<1728-c1762) and Susannah (c1727-c1753).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Edwin Hickman


Thomas Hickman


Thomas Hickman


Mary Pascal


Martha Thacker


Henry Thacker


Eltonhead Conway


Edwin Conway


Martha Eltonhead



BirthABT 1690
Place: Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA
Death17 NOV 1769
Place: Albermarle or Spotslvania, Virginia, USA


Note 1

atHickman52 originally submitted this "Story" to Hickman Family Tree (ancestry.com) on 4 May 2008:

Edwin was the Lord High Sheriff of Spotsvania County in 1729, and Lord High Sheriff of Albemarle County in 1740.  In 1744 Edwin become Chief Justice for the Virginia Colony, that stretched from the Atlantic seaboard to the Mississippi River.