When Ada Patton was born on 12 March 1887, in Du Quoin, Perry, Illinois, United States, her father, John W Patten, was 34 and her mother, Alice Glover, was 30. She married Joseph Cryder on 1 March 1910, in Belleville, St. Clair, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Sugar Creek Township, Clinton, Illinois, United States in 1940 and Belleville, St. Clair, Illinois, United States in 1969. She died on 7 December 1969, at the age of 82, and was buried in Trenton Cemetery, Sugar Creek Township, Clinton, Illinois, United States.
English, northern Irish, and Scottish: from the Middle English and Older Scottish personal name Patun, Paton, an Old French diminutive of Pat(e), a pet form of Patrick. Compare Patrick and Pattinson .
History: The American general George Patton (1885–1945) was born in San Gabriel, CA, into a family with a long military tradition. His earliest American ancestor, Robert Patton, had emigrated from Scotland to VA c. 1770.