Sarah C. Atkins

Brief Life History of Sarah C.

When Sarah C. Atkins was born in March 1872, in Sperryville, Rappahannock, Virginia, United States, her father, Larkin Thomas Atkins, was 50 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Jenkins, was 43.

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Larkin Thomas Atkins
Elizabeth Jane Jenkins
Verinda Frances Atkins
Elizabeth Atkins
Mary Jane Atkins
George Nerry Atkins
Harriet Victor Atkins
Rebecca Eveline Atkins
Elias Richard Atkins
Eleonora R. Atkins
Laura Virginia Atkins
Sarah C. Atkins

Sources (2)

  • Sarah C. Atkins, "Virginia, Library of Virginia State Archive, Births, Marriages, and Deaths 1853-1900"
  • Sarah C Atkins, "Virginia, Vital Records, 1715-1901"

World Events (3)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

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

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

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

English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Atkin (a pet form of Adam) with genitival -s, or a variant of Atkin , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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