Sarah A. Justice

Brief Life History of Sarah A.

When Sarah A. Justice was born on 9 November 1851, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Lieut. George Cook Justice, was 25 and her mother, Sarah Ann Hinckley, was 22. She married Barkley H Hicks on 5 March 1870, in Phillipsburg, Warren, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Lambertville, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States in 1860 and Warren, New Jersey, United States in 1905. She died on 30 March 1929, in Phillipsburg, Warren, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Phillipsburg, Warren, New Jersey, United States.

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Barkley H Hicks
Sarah A. Justice
Marriage: 5 March 1870
Clarence Willard Hicks
Sarah Martha Hicks
Margaret J. Hicks
Howard Dilt Hicks
John Henry Griffth Hicks

Sources (21)

  • Sarah A Hicks in household of Barkley Hicks, "New Jersey State Census, 1895"
  • Sarah A. Hicks, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Sarah A Justice in entry for John Griffithhenry Hicks, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

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Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name from Middle English justice, justis(e) ‘judicial officer; judge’, Old French justise, justice ‘uprightness; equity; vindication of right; court of justice; judge’, Latin iustitia, a derivative of iustus (see Just ).

African American: adoption of the surname in 1 above, because of its literal meaning in English ‘uprightness; equity; vindication of right’.

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

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