Sarah Catherine Robinson

1 November 1843–13 August 1920 (Age 76)
Louisa, Louisa, Virginia, United States

The Life of Sarah Catherine

When Sarah Catherine Robinson was born on 1 November 1843, in Louisa, Louisa, Virginia, United States, her father, William A. Robinson, was 40 and her mother, Ann T Dickinson, was 32. She married Francisco M. Bonavita on 26 March 1863, in Louisa, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Big Lick, Roanoke, Virginia, United States in 1900 and Charlottesville, Virginia, United States in 1920. She died on 13 August 1920, in Charlottesville, Albemarle, Virginia, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Roanoke, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francisco M. Bonavita
1839–1909
Sarah Catherine Robinson
1843–1920
Marriage: 26 March 1863
Irene Virginia Bonavita
1865–1865
Frank Marion Bonavita Jr.
1866–1869
William Antonio Bonavita
1869–1963
Bastia Bonavita
1871–1903
Joseph Layton Bonavita
1873–1915
Alma Laroque Bonavita
1875–1958
Maggie Mary Bonavita
1877–1939
Ivor Pritchell Bonavita
1879–1907
Iva P Bonavita
1879–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 March 1863
Louisa, Virginia, United States
children

(9)

    Irene Virginia Bonavita

    Female1865–1865Female

    Frank Marion Bonavita Jr.

    Male1866–1869Male

    Male1869–1963Male

    Bastia Bonavita

    Female1871–1903Female

    Joseph Layton Bonavita

    Male1873–1915Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William A. Robinson

    Male1803–Male

    Ann T Dickinson

    Female1811–1877Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 1

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1864 · Arlington Cemetery

Age 21

Arlington Cemetery is a military cemetery. It was originally a plantation owned by George Washington Parke Custis. This is the location of Robert E. Lee, 16,000 Civil War soldiers, William Howard Taft, John, Jackie, Robert, and Edward Kennedy. The tomb of the unknown soldier is also located here it was dedicated on November 11, 1921. It contains the remains of those soldiers unknown from WWI, WWII, Korea, and Vietnam.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mrs. S C Bonavita in household of W A Bonavita, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sarah C Robinson in household of Wm A Robinson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah C Robinson in household of Wm A Robinson, "United States Census, 1860"

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