Margaret Ruth Hawkins

28 November 1906–6 September 1985 (Age 78)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Margaret Ruth

When Margaret Ruth Hawkins was born on 28 November 1906, in South Carolina, United States, her father, James Barney Hawkins, was 43 and her mother, Lurana Lula Margaret Stewart, was 38. She lived in Paris Mountain, Greenville, South Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Paris Mountain Township, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 6 September 1985, in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Barney Hawkins
Lurana Lula Margaret Stewart
Pearl Hawkins
Elura Mae Hawkins
Herman Culross Hawkins
Clarence Eugene Hawkins
Perry Dayton Hawkins
James Crawford Hawkins Sr.
Florence Ararilla Hawkins
Walter Franklin Hawkins
J Boone Hawkins
Margaret Ruth Hawkins
Barney Stewart Hawkins

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 10

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Ruth M Hawkins in household of James B Hawkins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ruth Hawkins in household of Lurana S Hawkin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margaret R Haukins in household of James B Haukins, "United States Census, 1910"

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