father Samuel W Sevier

Male1887–1942

Brief Life History of Samuel W

father Samuel W Sevier was born in 1887. He had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Mother Cornelia Sevier. He lived in District 535, Dooly, Georgia, United States in 1940. He died in 1942, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

father Samuel W Sevier
1887–1942
Mother Cornelia Sevier
1895–
Jessie Mae Reese
1913–
Perry Sevier
1916–
Collis Sevier
1918–
David Sevier
1921–
Mother Annie Eva Sevier Bryant
1922–2014
Melgren Sevier
1926–1994

Sources (3)

  • Sam Sevier, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sam Sevier in entry for Perry D Sevier, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"
  • Sam Sevier in entry for Melgreen Sevier, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

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Children (6)

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 6

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.

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 15

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a sieve-maker, from Middle English siv(i)er (from an agent derivative of Old English sife ‘sieve’). Compare Seawright .

Altered form of French Xavier .

History: This surname (see 2 above) is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors (along with its original form Xavier) and also in the similar register of the Huguenot Society of South Carolina.

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

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