Sarah Luemma Addington

1882–1968 (Age 86)
Wise, Wise, Virginia, United States

The Life of Sarah Luemma

When Sarah Luemma Addington was born on 30 June 1882, in Wise, Wise, Virginia, United States, her father, Thomas Jefferson Addington, was 35 and her mother, Mary Jane Perkey, was 33. She married William David Adkins on 13 January 1898, in Wise, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Virginia, United States in 1882 and Wise, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. She died on 17 June 1968, in Norton, Wise, Virginia, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Wise, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Luemma Addington
1882–1968
William David Adkins
1879–1978
Marriage: 13 January 1898
Beartie Jane Adkins
1898–1988
Earl Edward Adkins
1902–1982
Clara Ardelia Adkins
1904–1988
Esther Adkins
1913–2004
Okla Chester Adkins
1915–1988

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
13 January 1898
Wise, Virginia, United States
children

(5)

Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas Jefferson Addington

    Male1846–1920Male

  • Mary Jane Perkey

    Female1848–1923Female

siblings

(7)

  • Male1868–1948Male

  • Male1870–1960Male

  • Ardelia M Addington

    Female1876–1909Female

  • Elizabeth Addington

    Female1877–Female

  • George W. Addington

    Male1879–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 12

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.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named in Old English as Eaddingtūn ‘settlement associated with Eadda’ or Æddingtūn ‘settlement associated with Æddi’. Places so named are found in Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire, Kent, and Greater London.

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

Sources (3)

  • Emma Adkins in household of William D Adkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Emma Adkins in household of William D Adkins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emma Adkins in entry for Elzie D Mullins and Ester Adkins, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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