Albert Vincent Easterling

Male16 November 1860–2 January 1932

Brief Life History of Albert Vincent

When Albert Vincent Easterling was born on 16 November 1860, in Collins, Covington, Mississippi, United States, his father, Henry W. Easterling, was 27 and his mother, Mary Ann McDonald, was 33. He married Martha Elizabeth Riley on 16 December 1886. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Laurel, Jones, Mississippi, United States in 1920 and Jackson, Hinds, Mississippi, United States in 1930. He died on 2 January 1932, in Livingston, Sumter, Alabama, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Hattiesburg, Forrest, Mississippi, United States.

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Albert Vincent Easterling
Martha Elizabeth Riley
Marriage: 16 December 1886
Clarence Hasty EASTERLING
Albert Henry Easterling
Inez Karleen Easterling
Ruby Louise Easterling

Sources (16)

  • Albert V Easterling, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Albert Vincent Easterling - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Albert Vincent Easterling
  • Mr A. V. Easterling, "Mississippi, County Marriages, 1858-1979"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 December 1886
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.


    Age 3

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 21

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of North German Oesterling or Dutch Oosterling (see Osterling ), cognates of 2 below.

    English: from Middle English ester(n) ‘pertaining to the east, eastern’ + the suffix -ling. The name was originally used to denote someone from eastern Germany or the Baltic coasts and was in use in England as early as 1253.

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

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