Lewis Sanford Hawkins

27 October 1882–7 November 1946 (Age 64)
Vernon, Missouri, United States

The Life of Lewis Sanford

When Lewis Sanford Hawkins was born on 27 October 1882, in Vernon, Missouri, United States, his father, Valentine Hawkins, was 31 and his mother, Mary Elisabeth Thompson, was 23. He married Ada Ella Neal on 24 December 1904, in Vernon, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Washington Township, Vernon, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 7 November 1946, in Walker, Vernon, Missouri, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Nevada, Vernon, Missouri, United States.

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Lewis Sanford Hawkins
Ada Ella Neal
Marriage: 24 December 1904
Charles E Hawkins
Roy Herman Hawkins

Spouse and Children

24 December 1904
Vernon, Missouri, United States


    Charles E Hawkins


    Roy Herman Hawkins


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 18

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Hawkin, a diminutive of Hawk 1 with the Anglo-Norman French hypocoristic suffix -in.2 English: in the case of one family (see note below), this is a variant of Hawkinge, a habitational name from a place in Kent, so called from Old English Hafocing ‘hawk place’.3 Irish: sometimes used as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó hEacháin ( see Haughn ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • L S Hawkins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lewis G Hawkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • L S Hawkins, "United States Census, 1930"

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