Sophronia J Hawkins

18 July 1801–8 September 1877 (Age 76)
Montgomery, Kanawha, Virginia, United States

The Life of Sophronia J

When Sophronia J Hawkins was born on 18 July 1801, in Montgomery, Fayette, Virginia, United States, her father, Noah Hawkins, was 34 and her mother, Susannah Reynolds, was 29. She married Jesse Mills on 24 March 1824, in Franklin, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Bloomfield Township, Jackson, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 8 September 1877, in Lebanon Township, Laclede, Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Long Lane, Dallas, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Mills
1801–1876
Sophronia J Hawkins
1801–1877
Marriage: 24 March 1824
James A. Mills
1825–1899
Richard Mills
1825–
Eunice Mills
1852–1860
Charlotte E Mills
1830–1916
Leroy C Mills
1832–1910
Elizabeth Mills
1834–
Lucy Mills
1837–
Mary Jane Mills
1839–1917
Elvira Mills
1843–1925
Nancy Susan Mills
1844–1908
Jesse Taylor Mills
1846–1921

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 March 1824
Franklin, Virginia, United States
children

(11)

    James A. Mills

    Male1825–1899Male

    Richard Mills

    Male1825–Male

    Charlotte E Mills

    Female1830–1916Female

    Leroy C Mills

    Male1832–1910Male

    Elizabeth Mills

    Female1834–Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803

Age 2

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1821

Age 20

Missouri is the 24th state

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Hawkin, a diminutive of Hawk 1 with the Anglo-Norman French hypocoristic suffix -in.2 English: in the case of one family (see note below), this is a variant of Hawkinge, a habitational name from a place in Kent, so called from Old English Hafocing ‘hawk place’.3 Irish: sometimes used as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó hEacháin ( see Haughn ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sophronia Mills in household of Jesse Mills, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sophona Mills in household of Jesse Mills, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Saphronia J. Hawkins Mills, "Find A Grave Index"

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