Name: Elizabeth Ann Owen
Birth: 15 JUL 1855 in Emerald Hill, Melbourne, Victoria
Death: 16 APR 1923 in Ouyen, Victoria
Elizabeth was born at Emerald Hills in Melbourne on 15 July 1855. Her birth certificate shows that her parents were Edward Owen, a 32 year-old labourer from North Wales, and Elizabeth Owen formerly Evans, 37, from South Wales. The birth was informed by Elizabeth's mother, who signed the certificate with a 'mark'.
Change Date: 12 DEC 2010
She married Henry Edward Hickmott at Kingower in Victoria on 24 October 1877. Their wedding certificate shows that Henry was a 24 year-old brickmaker who was born in Adelaide and resided at East Charlton. Elizabeth was a 22 year-old spinster who was born at Melbourne and lived at Kingower. Their respective parents were Henry and Sophia Hickmott nee Goldsmith and Edward and Elizabeth Owen nee Evans. The wedding was conducted by the Reverend Henry r. Edgar according to the rites of the Weslean Church and was witnessed by Elizabeth's older brother Edward James Owen and Sarah Barton.
Elizabeth, then aged 68, died at at Ouyen in Victoria on 16 April 1923 during a visit from Western Australia. She was buried at the Ouyen cemetery the following day. The informant for her death certificate was her son William Henry Hickmott who farmed in the area. Her father was said to be Edward Owen while her mother's name was unknown. The following death notice was published in the West Australian on 18 April 1923: 'HICKMOTT - At Ouyen, Victoria, Elizabeth Ann, dearly beloved wife of Henry Edward Hickmott, MLA, and fond mother of Mrs C. H. Carter, Mrs Austin, Jack and Willia (Victoria), George, Minnie, Ella, Alice and Elsie and the late Arthur Hickmott of Brookton.'
Two days previously memorium notices were inserrted by her daughters E. S. Carter of 16 kent Street, Victoria Park and Ella Lock.
Father: Edward Owen b: 1825 in Caenarfon or Conwy North Wales
Mother: Elizabeth Evans b: 1818 in Llanidoes, North Wales
Henry Edward Hickmott b: 17 MAY 1852 in Mount Barker, South Australia
24 OCT 1877
in Kingower, Victoria
- Sophia Elizabeth Hickmott b: 19 APR 1879 in Charlton, Victoria
- John Edward Hickmott b: 5 OCT 1880 in East Charlton, Victoria
- Edward James Hickmott b: 1881
- Florence Mary Hickmott b: 4 APR 1882 in Charlton, Victoria
- Alice Ann Hickmott b: 28 APR 1884
- Edith Olive Hickmott b: 28 OCT 1885 in Charlton East, Victoria
- William Henry Hickmott b: 6 OCT 1887 in Charlton, Victoria
- George Alfred Hickmott b: 21 JUL 1889 in Charlton, Victoria
- Ruby Minnie Hickmott b: 1 FEB 1893 in Charlton, Victoria
- Ella Adeline Hickmott b: 4 MAR 1895 in Bungeeluke North, Victoria
- Rebecca Elsie Hickmott b: 1898 in Lalbert, Victoria
- James Arthur Hickmott b: 1903 in Lalbert, Victoria