Martin Larkins

about 1855–

The Life of Martin

When Martin Larkins was born about 1855, his father, Samuel Alexander Larkins, was 32 and his mother, Mary Cooley, was 27. He lived in Humphreys, Tennessee, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Alexander Larkins
Mary Cooley
Margaret Ann Larkins
Artimis Larkins
Martin Larkins
Ewin Larkins
Wilson Alexander Larkins
Tera Eola Larkins
Mary Willie Larkins

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 7

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Age 8

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

Age 31

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Larkin 1.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Martin Larkins in household of Margaret Cooley, "United States Census, 1860"

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