When Sarah Elizabeth Dick was born on 9 March 1843, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Spears Dick Jr., was 20 and her mother, Mary Charlotte Davenport, was 20. She married John Baber Robinson on 10 October 1863, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Oskaloosa, Jefferson, Kansas, United States in 1880 and Fairview Township, Jefferson, Kansas, United States in 1900. She died on 1 April 1904, in Perry, Jefferson, Kansas, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Buster Cemetery, Perry, Jefferson, Kansas, United States.
English and Scottish: from the Middle English and Older Scots personal name Dick, also found as Dike and Deke, pet forms of Rick (see Richard ). Although found in every part of Britain, the form Dick is especially common in Scotland, and it was from there, in the 17th century, that the surname was taken to northern Ireland and thence to North America.
English: variant of Dyke .
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Middle High German dic(ke) ‘thick, strong, stout’, or in the case of the Jewish name from German dick or Yiddish dik ‘fat’.
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