William Hichens

aged 50
William Hichens
Elizabeth Stephens Ley Bazeley
  1. Harriet Catherine Jones,
    1. Harriet Elizabeth Hichens, b c 
    2. Alice Mary Hichens, b c 
    3. Margaret Jane Hichens, b c 
    4. William Jones Hichens, b c 
    5. Richard Arthur Hichens, b c 
    6. John Ley Hichens, b
    7. Baron Henry Paull Hichens, b
    8. Cecil Allen Hichens, b
    9. Maud Hichens, b
    10. Helen Alexandra Hichens, b
    11. Walter Richard Howel Hichens, b
Arms of Hichens
Arms of Hichens
Argent a cross patonce quarterly gules and azure, between four lions’ heads erased sable, langued of the second.
  1. Vivian, JL (ed). The Visitations of Cornwall. p 214. , Exeter, William Pollard & Co.
  2. Burke, Bernard, The General Armory of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales, p 494. , London, Harrison & Sons.
  3. Burke , op. cit., p 487.
Lion’s head erased from Elisabeth stilton.
Pedigree of Hichens
  1. Parents inferred from household of William and Elizabeth Hichens, St Andrews Street, St Ives, Census, HO107/144 (Part 4) Book 5, Folio 53, p 7. Listed as same age as Elizabeth Hichens.
  2. Marriage at St Helen’s, Bishopsgate, London, by the Revd Richard Hichens (probably brother of bridegroom), curate of Wallsend, Northumberland, of William Hichens, jnr, of St Ives, Cornwall, and Harriet Catherine Jones, youngest daughter of William Jones of Crosby Square, London, and Glandwr, Merionethshire, London Evening Standard p 4, Bell’s Weekly Messenger p 5, Morning Post p 8, West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser p 8, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5
  3. Death, Western Morning News p 3, Cornish Telegraph p 2 (states that he succeeded his father as Town Clerk, which is consistent with inferred parents), West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser p 5, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5. Death of William Hichens, aged 50, registered in Jul–Sep , Penzance district, vol 5c, p 180. GRO FreeBMD.