Samuel C Harkins

July 1881–
Delaware, United States

The Life of Samuel C

When Samuel C Harkins was born in July 1881, in Delaware, United States, his father, John H Harkins, was 24 and his mother, Margaret Houghton, was 21. He lived in Wilmington Hundred, New Castle, Delaware, United States in 1900 and Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

John H Harkins
1856–1901
Margaret Houghton
1859–1934
John H Harkins Jr.
1878–1956
Charles Rumford Harkins
1879–1964
Samuel C Harkins
1881–
Mary Harkins
1884–
Harry Harkins
1888–
Howard Harkins
1891–
William Francis Harkins
1892–1950
Harlam Harkins
1893–
Frederick W Harkins
1895–
Sarah A "Sadie" Harkins
1896–1971

Parents and Siblings

    Male1856–1901Male

    Margaret Houghton

    Female1859–1934Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1893 · First U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain

Age 12

The first time that the rank of Ambassador was used was in 1893. When on March 30, 1893, Thomas F. Bayard was appointed Ambassador to Great Britain.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 31

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Harkin .2 English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Harkin .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Samuel C Harkins in household of Margaret Harkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Samues C Harkins in household of John H Harkins, "United States Census, 1900"

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