Sarah Frances Elkin

1847–
Clark, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Frances

When Sarah Frances Elkin was born in 1847, in Clark, Kentucky, United States, her father, Lewellen Elkin, was 37 and her mother, Sarah Elkin, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Lewellen Elkin
1810–1859
Sarah Elkin
1810–
William A Elkin
1834–1860
Nancy M. Elkin
1836–
Sarah Frances Elkin
1847–
Lewellen Elkin
1851–

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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World Events (8)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State
Age 3
According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1863
Age 16
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 34
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Hyman, Yakov, Aron, Hymen, Itta, Meyer, Pinchas, Rakhil, Rimma.English (West Midlands): from the personal name Elikin, usually a pet form of Elias but also perhaps of the female name Ele (see Ellen ).Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Elke, with the addition of the Slavic possessive suffix -in.

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

Possible Related Names

Elke
Elkins
Elkind
Elias
Elderkin

Sources (2)

  • Frances Elkin in household of Sarah Elkin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah F Elkin in household of Lewellen Elkin, "United States Census, 1850"

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