Sarah Ann Francis Stancil

25 August 1877–
Lumpkin, Georgia, United States

The Life of Sarah Ann Francis

When Sarah Ann Francis Stancil was born on 25 August 1877, in Lumpkin, Georgia, United States, her father, Decatur B "Cadar" Stancil, was 39 and her mother, Eliza Ann Corbin, was 37. She lived in District 1244, Lumpkin, Georgia, United States in 1880.

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Decatur B "Cadar" Stancil
Eliza Ann Corbin
James Wesley Stancil
William Sherman Stancil
Martha F Stancil
Jessie Milton Stansel
John Stancil
Sarah Ann Francis Stancil
George Venable Stancil
Wilson Lee Stancil

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 16

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 31

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so named in South Yorkshire.

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

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  • Sarah F Stancill in household of Kader Stancill, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah A Stancil in household of Cody Stancil, "United States Census, 1900"

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