Alvina "Alva" Lockhart

16 August 1879–
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Alvina "Alva"

When Alvina "Alva" Lockhart was born on 16 August 1879, in Nebraska, United States, her father, George G. Lockhart, was 38 and her mother, Hannah Elizabeth "Libby" Bridget Franklin, was 31. She lived in Douglas Township, Saunders, Nebraska, United States in 1880.

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George G. Lockhart
Hannah Elizabeth "Libby" Bridget Franklin
Anna Udora Lockhart
Charles Lanson Lockhart
Henry William Lockhart
George Robert Lockhart
Caroline Lavay Lockhart
Eliza or Elias Lockhart
Alvina "Alva" Lockhart
Albert Alva Lockhart
James Judson Lockhart
Frances "Franklin" Lockhart
Richard Lockhart
Susie Mae Lockhart

Parents and Siblings


    Hannah Elizabeth "Libby" Bridget Franklin




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 31

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

1 Scottish: of uncertain origin, probably from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements loc ‘lock’, ‘bolt’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.2 English: occupational name for a herdsman in charge of a sheep or cattlefold, from Old English loc ‘enclosure’, ‘fold’ + hierde ‘herd(er)’.3 Americanized form of German Luckhardt .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Alva Lockhart in household of George Lockhart, "United States Census, 1880"

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