This is a work in progress. If you are returning to this Hickman website after an earlier visit, you may want to know where changes have recently been made. Here is where you could look to find out. Click on the blue underlined text to view the referenced page:
Jul 4 00 The complete text and illustrations from Brigham's Destroying Angel were added to W.A. Hickman page, with introductory text. Jul 5 00 W.G. Hickman button was added to Index page. Also some photographs of Bill were added to W.A. Hickman page. Jul 14 00 Butcher page was upgraded, for the benefit of those who didn't go to the reunion. Jul 15 00 An additional letter from Bill Hickman was added. Jul 18 00 Edwin, Elizabeth, and James now have a place on the site. More information will be added later. Jul 30 00 Josiah's diary entry for Shadrach Milton Richardson's funeral was added. Aug 6 00 Josiah's page now has two articles written by him in 1928 and 1929. Aug 20 00 Page on Bingham added to index, with two full-size pictures. Aug 22 00 Bingham page is reworked, now using thumbnail images to make the page load faster. Aug 23 00 Four more pictures with accompanying thumbnails added to Bingham page. Sep 4 00 Link to map of Hickman-Butcher Ranch area added to Butcher page, also Butcher property descriptions. Warren D. Hickman page added. Sep 5 00 Lerona Mineva's story is added; the Samuel Monroe Butcher button is changed to Sarah Catherine, Bill's daughter, Samuel's wife. Sep 12 00 View of Bingham before open pit mining (created with Microdem) now accompanies Bingham aerial view. Eunice Lettie Hickman added. Sep 16 00 West Mountain Mining District claims added; explanatory text will follow later (it was added September 23rd). Sep 23 00 A page was created introducing the mining history of the Hickman family at Bingham. Sep 24 00 Tour Guide added to Index page. This is a linked brief summary of Hickman family history. Anchor links added to Claims page. Sep 26 00 A page was added describing Hickman mining interests mostly at Alta and in Tooele County, also earlier research on the Butchers. Sep 29 00 Supporting documents added to the above page, linked to the text with anchor links. Oct 09 00 Information added on Thomas Hickman robbery and George Hickman arrest. This isn't as bad as it seems. Jan 06 01 Picture of Ruth and Gus Henriod added to William G. Hickman page. Jan 07 01 Broken links (biography, Danites) to Utah History Encyclopedia repaired on William A.'s page, link to UHE added to Tools page. Feb 03 01 Map of Upper Bingham added to illustrate the paper given at the 1996 Hickman Reunion, and its appendix. Feb 04 01 Map of Hickman-Butcher claims in Lower Bingham added to illustrate the paper given at the 1996 reunion and its appendix. Feb 18 01 Map and description of the Phonograph mining claim was added, location plats added to page describing the Hickman-Butcher ranch. Mar 6 01 Picture of Bernetta added to Bill Hickman's wives. A page containing additional pictures of Samuel, Sarah, and Mary Butcher was created. Mar 9 01 Pictures of children of Samuel and Sarah Butcher. Mar 15 01 Text from a leaflet, "Picturesque Bingham Canyon, Utah" was added. Picture of a gun believed to have belonged to Bill Hickman. Mar 20 01 Article on Bingham City, 1924 was added, also the page for the Butcher children was reworked and a second picture was added. Mar 31 01 Warren W. Hickman page added, also links to Signature books on William A. Hickman page were restored. Apr 29 01 Index buttons rearranged, photo of Eunice Lettie's family added, additional information on Cotton family, improved pictures of Butchers. Oct 9 01 Spotlight on events of 1871-72: John Taylor, George A. Smith, Bill's 1872 letters. to daughter. Also Bill's 1885 obituary from a St. Louis newspaper. Oct 21 01 Galena Days poem, Basil Parker, descriptions of W.A. Hickman by J.K. Miller and Richard Burton, Hickman family extracts from Josiah's Journal. Oct 28 01 Picture of Wilbur Smith and picture of various editions of Brigham's Destroying Angel. Also Jesse Gove's letter on the Utah War. Nov 11 01 Additions to Utah War page from Journal History of the Church, Bernetta's obituary, Bill's letter to Lewis Robison, Exhibit of Lerona's book. Apr 21 02 Deed to Fort Bridger, life of Dr. George, poem by C.C. Goodwin, story of Mary Jane Hetherington, update to Thomas J. page, notes on Hope Hilton. Jul 26 02 Edwin's will, also the year 1870 added to chronology, SL Tribune Bill Hickman obituary, G.C. Bates 2nd account of W.A. Hickman "interview". May 11 03 B.A.M Froiseth's article on mining, Index to Brigham Young Office files, aerial view of Bingham, additional pictures of James H. Butcher family. Aug 10 03 Picture of GW and Lucy Hickman, article about Hyrum Smith Hickman. John Codman's encounter with Bill Hickman, Eunice Stewart's diary. May 13 04 Pictures of Sally Bundy and Mary Ella Kohlhepp, picture of Goshute Indians, Warren's letter to Pres. Lincoln, Additional material on Josiah. Jun 18 04 Picture of Warren W. Hickman. Feb 18 11 Brent Hiskey provided additional pictures of Josiah Hickman's family; click here, here, here. Apr 26 12 Samuel Butcher's 1890 account of his fight with the Cottons. Feb 27 14 PDF version of Hope A. Hilton's history of the Hickman Family. Apr 8 14 Funeral sermons for George Washington Hickman's wife Lucy Ann Haws Hickman. Dec 17 16 Correspondence related to the eventual excommunication of George Francis Hickman from the LDS Church.