Sarah Lavicia Searcy

24 October 1869–23 February 1957 (Age 87)
Rutherfordton Township, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Lavicia

When Sarah Lavicia Searcy was born on 24 October 1869, in Rutherfordton Township, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States, her father, Paul Flynn Searcy, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Elmira Dalton, was 30. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Lafayette "Fate" Bradley. She lived in Chimney Rock Township, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Lake Lure, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States in 1957. She died on 23 February 1957, in Rutherfordton Township, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Bills Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Bills Creek, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lafayette "Fate" Bradley
1865–
Sarah Lavicia Searcy
1869–1957
Edward Dean Searcy
1890–1957
Edgar Searcy
1898–1969
Bertha Viola Searcy
1900–1968

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
Age 1
Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · Last Troops Leave
Age 8
In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 27
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.

Name Meaning

English (Nottinghamshire): probably a habitational name from a place in France, such as Cercy-la-Tour (Nièvre), Cersay (Deux-Sèvres), or Sercy (Saône-et-Loire). Compare Searcey and Sircy .

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

Possible Related Names

Sircy
Searcey

Sources (13)

  • Sarah L Sercy in household of Paul F Sercy, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sara Searcy in entry for Edward Dean Searcy, "North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994"
  • Sarah L Searcy in household of Paul F Searcy, "United States Census, 1910"

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