Alfred Sizemore

Brief Life History of Alfred

When Alfred Sizemore was born in 1851, in Tennessee, United States, his father, John J Sizemore, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Reynolds, was 27. He lived in Carter, Tennessee, United States in 1860.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Alfred? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John J Sizemore
1822–1905
Elizabeth Reynolds
1824–1856
Thomas Washington Sizemore
1844–1920
James Miller Sizemore
1846–1912
Sarah "Sallie" Ann Sizemore
1848–1943
Martha Jane Sizemore
1850–
Alfred Sizemore
1851–
John Sizemore
1851–
Nathaniel Taylor Sizemore Sr
1854–1937
Emmett Wiley Sizemore
1856–1934

Sources (3)

  • Alfred Sizemore in household of Saml Mc Keehan, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Alfred Sizemore in household of Saml Mc Keehan, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Alfred Sizemore in household of Joshua Williams, "United States Census, 1870"

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

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.

1863

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

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old French sis ‘six’ + mars ‘marks’, i.e. the monetary sum of six marks (the equivalent of four medieval pounds sterling). Compare Dismore . This surname is now rare in Britain.

Possibly also an Americanized form of German Ziesemer .

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.