Adaline Slane

13 December 1849–28 August 1934 (Age 84)
Union Township, Wells, Indiana, United States

The Life of Adaline

When Adaline Slane was born on 13 December 1849, in Union Township, Wells, Indiana, United States, her father, Hugh Slane, was 56 and her mother, Susannah Kohr, was 38. She married John Milton Cheesman on 12 August 1873. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Union Township, Huntington, Indiana, United States for about 20 years and Huntington, Huntington, Indiana, United States in 1920. She died on 28 August 1934, in Huntington, Indiana, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Huntington, Huntington, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Milton Cheesman
Adaline Slane
Marriage: 12 August 1873
Thaddeus A Cheesman
Emmett LeRoy Cheesman
John Alva Cheesman
Goldie Cheesman

Spouse and Children

    John Milton Cheesman



12 August 1873


Parents and Siblings

    Hugh Slane


    Susannah Kohr




World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 2

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 23

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Irish (County Meath): reduced form of de Slane, a Norman habitational name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Adaline Cheesman in household of John M Cheesman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Adaline Cheesman in household of John Cheesman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Adeline Slane in household of Susan Slane, "United States Census, 1860"

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