John Hiram Sullivan

Male17 March 1872–7 July 1950

Brief Life History of John Hiram

When John Hiram Sullivan was born on 17 March 1872, his father, Richard Sullivan, was 32 and his mother, Rose Ella Green, was 24. He had at least 1 daughter with Laura Blanche Davis. He lived in Shiloh, King George, Virginia, United States in 1880. He died on 7 July 1950, in Staunton, Augusta, Virginia, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Columbia Gardens Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Hiram Sullivan
1872–1950
Laura Blanche Davis
1879–1972
Leola Myrtle Sullivan
1902–1984

Sources (3)

  • John Sullivan in household of Richard Sullivan, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Hiram Sullivan, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"
  • John H. Sullivan, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 3

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 22

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Liam, Donal, James Patrick, Michael Patrick, Aileen, Brigid, Paddy, Siobhan, John Patrick, Kevin Patrick, Parnell.

Irish (Cork and Kerry): shortened form of O'Sullivan .

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

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