Sarah Alice Smith

10 October 1861–23 October 1896 (Age 35)
Wallace, Kanawha, Virginia, United States

The Life of Sarah Alice

When Sarah Alice Smith was born on 10 October 1861, in Wallace, Kanawha, Virginia, United States, her father, George Musick, was 30 and her mother, Martha Jane Smith, was 29. She married Fullin H. Musick on 27 December 1875, in Russell, Russell, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Virginia, United States in 1870 and Goodson Magisterial District, Washington, Virginia, United States in 1900. She died on 23 October 1896, in Washington, Virginia, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Cleveland, Russell, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fullin H. Musick
1850–1905
Sarah Alice Smith
1861–1896
Marriage: 27 December 1875
Alta Musick
1877–1904
Peter Brason Musick
1880–1956
Elbert Ebbie Musick
1881–
Aaron Musick
1883–1909
Rosa Musick
1885–
Dale R Musick
1887–1974
Joseph K Musick
1890–1958
Ross Musick
1891–1970
Perry Musick
1892–
Bert Musick
1895–1956

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 December 1875
Russell, Russell, Virginia, United States
children

(10)

    Alta Musick

    Female1877–1904Female

    Male1880–1956Male

    Elbert Ebbie Musick

    Male1881–Male

    Aaron Musick

    Male1883–1909Male

    Female1885–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1862 · The Battle of Fredericksburg

Age 1

The Battle of Fredericksburg involved 200,000 troops with General Ambrose Burnside of the army of the Potomac against General Lee’s Army of the North.
1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 11

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a worker in metal, from Middle English smith (Old English smið, probably a derivative of smītan ‘to strike, hammer’). Metalworking was one of the earliest occupations for which specialist skills were required, and its importance ensured that this term and its equivalents were perhaps the most widespread of all occupational surnames in Europe. Medieval smiths were important not only in making horseshoes, plowshares, and other domestic articles, but above all for their skill in forging swords, other weapons, and armor. This is the most frequent of all American surnames; it has also absorbed, by assimilation and translation, cognates and equivalents from many other languages (for forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Musich in household of George Musich, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah A Musick in household of Fullers Musick, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah in entry for Ross Musick, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935"

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