Lillie Sarah Hensley

13 January 1888–3 April 1969 (Age 81)
Monroe, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lillie Sarah

When Lillie Sarah Hensley was born on 13 January 1888, in Monroe, Tennessee, United States, her father, Washington William Hensley, was 25 and her mother, Eliza Ann Lee, was 21. She married Mack Joseph Ivens on 20 May 1906, in Monroe, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Blount, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Civil District 3, Monroe, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died on 3 April 1969, in Madisonville, Monroe, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Haven Hill Memorial Gardens, Madisonville, Monroe, Tennessee, United States.

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Mack Joseph Ivens
Lillie Sarah Hensley
Marriage: 20 May 1906
Luther Maynard Ivens
Reba Ivens
Robert M. Ivens
Morris Ivens
Emerson Ivens
Jewel Lavenia Ivens
Glenn Ivens
Anna Margaret Ivens
Dr Mary Sue Ivens
Reid Ivens
Helen Louise Ivens

Spouse and Children

20 May 1906
Monroe, Tennessee, United States


    Luther Maynard Ivens


    Reba Ivens


    Robert M. Ivens


    Morris Ivens


    Emerson Ivens


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 22

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English:1. probably a habitational name from either of two places in Devon: Hensley in East Worlington, which is named with the Old English personal name Hēahmund + Old English lēah ‘(woodland) clearing’, or Hensleigh in Tiverton, which is named from Old English hengest ‘stallion’ (or the Old English personal name Hengest) + lēah. 2. possibly also a variant of Hemsley .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lilly Ivens in household of Mack J Ivens, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lilly S Ivens in household of Mack J Ivens, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lillie Ivens in household of Mack J Ivens, "United States Census, 1920"

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