Hickman County

Hickman County was named for Edwin Hickman, an explorer and surveyor who was killed in an Indian attack at Defeated Creek in 1791. The county was established in 1807, and named for Hickman at the suggestion of Robert Weakley, a legislator who had been a member of Hickman's surveying party.

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Julia Gilligan
2017-10-03, 13:14
The Hickman Humane Society is grateful that you have our information here to share with the public. We would appreciate it if the name were corrected … read more

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