Wicks, John (1827-1909)

Family

John was born on 21 August 1827 at Fawler, Berkshire.

He married Hannah Maria Probert (1832-1866) in the spring of 1856 in the Clifton Registration District, Gloucestershire. Census returns and birth records identify four children.

  • John Evan Probert (b1859) – a book-keeper (1910)       
  • Mary Probert (1860-1933) – a milliner out of employment) (1881); a secretary (1930)    
  • Alice Munrow (1863-1940) – married Robert L Roos, a farmer, in 1885
  • William Alexander (1865-1866)

He married Mary Ann Carter (1831-1881) in the summer of 1869 in the Cirencester Registration District, Gloucestershire.

John died on 10 February 1909 at Chicago, USA

Circuits

  • 1850 Radstock
  • 1851 Swansea
  • 1853 Stroud
  • 1854 Frome
  • 1856 Motcombe
  • 1858 Newbury
  • 1859 disappears
  • 1860 Meare, Somerset – Congregational minister
  • 1865 Oldham, Hampshire
  • 1872 Dulverton, Somerset
  • 1890 USA

References

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Surman Index id: 29203

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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