Ada Patton

12 March 1887–7 December 1969 (Age 82)
Du Quoin, Perry, Illinois, United States

The Life of Ada

When Ada Patton was born on 12 March 1887, in Du Quoin, Perry, Illinois, United States, her father, John W Patton, 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 Clinton, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Sugar Creek Township, Clinton, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 7 December 1969, at the age of 82, and was buried in Trenton Cemetery, Sugar Creek Township, Clinton, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Cryder
Ada Patton
Marriage: 1 March 1910
Lorreine Cryder
Hazel E Cryder
Ada Ellen Cryder
John P Cryder
James Robert Cryder
Dave Cryder

Spouse and Children

1 March 1910
Belleville, St. Clair, Illinois, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John W Patton





    Charles Patten



    Davis Patton


    Dane Patton


    James Patton


+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 5

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 22

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

English, northern Irish, and Scottish: from a pet form of the personal name Pate .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ada Crider in household of Joe Crider, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ada Cryder in household of Joseph Cryder, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ada Cryder in household of Joseph Cryder, "United States Census, 1930"

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