Sarah Lavina Hickman

25 June 1856–
Harrison, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Lavina

When Sarah Lavina Hickman was born on 25 June 1856, in Harrison, Virginia, United States, her father, William Calvin Hickman, was 24 and her mother, Mary Rebecca Morrow, was 20. She married Solomon R Jarvis on 11 March 1877, in Harrison, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Philippi, Barbour, West Virginia, United States for about 20 years and Elk District, Barbour, West Virginia, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

Solomon R Jarvis
1845–1917
Sarah Lavina Hickman
1856–
Marriage: 11 March 1877
Lulu Myrtle Jarvis
1878–1953
Ethel Daisy Jarvis
1880–1965
Charles Solomon Jarvis
1882–1959
Carl Hickman Jarvis
1884–1956
Jarvis
1889–
Mamie Ada Jarvis
1893–1967

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 March 1877Harrison, West Virginia, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1861 · The Battle of Manassas
    Age 5
    The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
    1863
    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 34
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 14143;2007: 29872; 2010: 41163)English (Staffordshire): from the Middle English personal names Hikeman, Hicheman, and (in the West Midlands) Hikemon and Hichemon, pet forms of Hike and Hiche with the hypocoristic suffix -man or -mon. See Hick and Hitch . In some instances, however, Hikeman and Hicheman might be occupational names denoting a ‘servant of Hike or Hiche’. This surname has long been established in Ireland, notably in County Clare.Americanized form of German Hickmann .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Hickmon
    Higman
    Hick
    Hitchman

    Sources (34)

    • Hickman in entry for Jarvis, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"
    • Louvirnia Jarvis in household of Solomon R. Jarvis, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Levina Hickman, "West Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1776-1971"

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