Mary Eliza Sirman

20 December 1848–16 August 1912 (Age 63)
Mississippi, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Eliza

When Mary Eliza Sirman was born on 20 December 1848, in Mississippi, United States, her father, Josiah Sirman, was 46 and her mother, Catherine Kennedy, was 30. She married James Monroe Arnold on 15 February 1866, in Franklin, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Ward Three, Sabine, Louisiana, United States in 1900 and Ward Two, Sabine, Louisiana, United States in 1910. She died on 16 August 1912, in Victoria Cemetery, Toro, Sabine, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Toro, Sabine, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Monroe Arnold
Mary Eliza Sirman
Marriage: 15 February 1866
Freeland Huyson Arnold
John Felmore Arnold
George Winfield Arnold
Mary Viola Arnold
Martha Jane Arnold
Sarah Ann Arnold
Nancy Catherine Arnold
William Lorenzo Arnold
James Elias Arnold
Enoch Castel Arnold

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 February 1866Franklin, Mississippi, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 13
    Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English (Oxfordshire): variant of Surman .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (11)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Mary E Serman - Government record: birth-name: Mary E Serman
    • Mary Siman in household of Josiah Siman, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Elizabeth C Sermon in entry for George Winfield Arnold, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"

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