Wayne Dee Adams

17 June 1929–25 February 2009 (Age 79)
Alameda, Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life of Wayne Dee

When Wayne Dee Adams was born on 17 June 1929, in Alameda, Bannock, Idaho, United States, his father, George Clifton Adams, was 33 and his mother, Norma Elizabeth Dahlquist, was 29. He married Patricia Ann Cawley on 23 July 1948, in Bannock, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Alameda Election Precinct 1, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 25 February 2009, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Asper, Carroll, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wayne Dee Adams
Patricia Ann Cawley
Marriage: 23 July 1948
Timothy Cord Adams

Spouse and Children

23 July 1948
Bannock, Idaho, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1932 · Zoo Idaho

Age 3

Zoo Idaho opened its doors at a local trailer park with just two animals on display. A few years later, C. Ben Ross appropriated funds for the purchase of land to create a park and a zoo. Today the zoo is home to 89 animals, all of which are native to the Intermountain West.

Age 21

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

English (very common in England, especially in the south Midlands, and in Wales) and German (especially northwestern Germany): patronymic from the personal name Adam . In the U.S. this form has absorbed many patronymics and other derivatives of Adam in languages other than English. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Story Highlight


It all began at a dance in Oakley, Idaho. Norma Elizabeth Dahlquist and George Clifton Adams were introduced by Norma's girlfriend. Norma and Cliff danced together and found out they really liked the …

Sources (3)

  • Wayne Dee Adams in household of George Clifton Adams, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Wayne Del Adams in household of George Clifton Adams, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Wayne Adams in household of George C Adams, "United States Census, 1940"

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