Nancy Jane McAdams

Female24 January 1886–20 January 1954

Brief Life History of Nancy Jane

When Nancy Jane McAdams was born on 24 January 1886, in Coquille, Coos, Oregon, United States, her father, Samuel S. McAdams, was 60 and her mother, Catherine Ann Bickmore, was 36. She married Alonzo Lawrence McNair on 15 August 1922, in North Bend, Coos, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Marshfield, Coos, Oregon, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 34 Fat Elk, Coos, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 20 January 1954, in Coos Bay, Coos, Oregon, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Sunset Memorial Park, Coos Bay, Coos, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alonzo Lawrence McNair
Nancy Jane McAdams
Marriage: 15 August 1922
Theodore Alonzo McNair

Sources (17)

  • Nancy Jane McAdams, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Births, 1842-1917"
  • Nannie Faertag in household of Max Faertag, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nancy McAdams, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 August 1922North Bend, Coos, Oregon, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (13)

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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 4

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1898 · Oregon Historical Society

    Age 12

    The Oregon Historical Society was founded on December 17, 1898, for the “collection, preservation, exhibition, and publication of material of a historical character, especially that relating to the history of Oregon and of the United States.” 


    Age 18

    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (northern): variant of McAdam with the redundant addition of the English patronymic ending -s.

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

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