Alva Curtis Lisonbee

8 February 1845–21 November 1915 (Age 70)
Pontotoc, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States

The Life Summary of Alva Curtis

When Alva Curtis Lisonbee was born on 8 February 1845, in Pontotoc, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States, his father, Coker Lisonbee, was 40 and his mother, Mary Ann Callaham, was 36. He married Sarah Ann Robinson on 3 January 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1854 and lived in Clark, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Springville, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860. He died on 21 November 1915, in Fayette, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Fayette Cemetery, Fayette, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alva Curtis Lisonbee
1845–1915
Sarah Ann Robinson
1852–1923
Marriage: 3 January 1870
Alva Leonidas Lisonbee
1871–1947
Sarah Lovina Lisonbee
1872–1967
Mary Sirena Lisonbee
1874–1874
William Coker Lisonbee
1876–1942
Lucy Jane Lisonbee
1877–1961
Lydia Margaret Lisonbee
1879–1956
Florence Isbell Lisonbee
1880–1956
Lafayette Dobbins Lisonbee
1884–1959
Bird Vernile Lisonbee
1887–1968
Hyrum Wallace Ennis Lisonbee
1891–
Roy Ray Lisonbee
1894–1984
Roseybelle Lisonbee
1898–1974

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 January 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1860
    Age 15
    In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
    1865
    Age 20
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Lazenby .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Lazenby

    Sources (18)

    • Alva Lisenber in household of Peter Nichols, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Alva Lisonbee in entry for Frank Q Hamilton and Sarah L Kimball, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Alva F. Lisonbe in entry for Alva Leonadios Lisonbe, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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