Adam Labus

1 July 1820–19 May 1898 (Age 77)
Jasiona, Prudnik County, Opole, Poland

The Life Summary of Adam

When Adam Labus was born on 1 July 1820, in Jasiona, Prudnik County, Opole, Poland, his father, Blasius Labus, was 42 and his mother, Frances Plichta, was 41. He married Josepha Knap in 1848, in Poland. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Karnes, Texas, United States in 1860 and Justice Precinct 2, Karnes, Texas, United States in 1880. He died on 19 May 1898, in Panna Maria, Karnes, Texas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Panna Maria, Karnes, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adam Labus
1820–1898
Josepha Knap
1821–1892
Marriage: 1848
John Labus
1849–1909
Magdalen Labus
1859–
Constantina Labus
1862–
Ignatz Labus
1851–1852
Philipp Labus
1854–1854
Francis Labus
1857–1932
Pius Frank Labus
1872–1934

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1848Poland
  • Children

    (7)

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    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land
    Age 1
    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 5
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1846
    Age 26
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 217;2007: 438; 2010: 548)Some characteristic forenames: German Ignatz, Otto, Rainer.Polish (Łabus): nickname from łaba ‘paw’.

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

    Sources (6)

    • A Laborg, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Adam Labus in entry for Frank Labus, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
    • Adam Labuos, "United States Census, 1880"

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