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 for about 10 years. 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
Sarah Ann Robinson
Marriage: 3 January 1870
Alva Leonidas Lisonbee
Sarah Lovina Lisonbee
Mary Sirena Lisonbee
William Coker Lisonbee
Lucy Jane Lisonbee
Lydia Margaret Lisonbee
Florence Isbell Lisonbee
Lafayette Dobbins Lisonbee
Bird Vernile Lisonbee
Hyrum Wallace Ennis Lisonbee
Roy Ray Lisonbee
Roseybelle Lisonbee

Spouse and Children

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


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 5
    Historical Boundaries: 1850: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Utah, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Utah, Utah, United States
    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


    Sources (19)

    • Aloy Lizenby in household of Mary A Johnson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • 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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