Viva Belle Sargeant

9 October 1890–24 August 1964 (Age 73)
Medina, Medina, Ohio, United States

The Life of Viva Belle

When Viva Belle Sargeant was born on 9 October 1890, in Medina, Medina, Ohio, United States, her father, William Lee Sargeant, was 29 and her mother, Amanda Melvina Brogan, was 30. She married Roscoe Morgan Ewing on 26 August 1914, in Medina, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Lakewood, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Lakewood, Lakewood, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 24 August 1964, in Medina, Medina, Ohio, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Medina, Medina, Ohio, United States.

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Roscoe Morgan Ewing
Viva Belle Sargeant
Marriage: 26 August 1914
Jane L. Ewing
John S Ewing
Mary Lou Ewing

Spouse and Children

26 August 1914
Medina, Ohio, United States


    Jane L. Ewing


    John S Ewing


    Mary Lou Ewing


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

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: variant spelling of Sargent .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Viva Ewing in household of Roscoe Ewing, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Viva Sargent in household of William H Sargent, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Viva B Ewing in household of Roscoe M Ewing, "United States Census, 1930"

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