Adaline Norcross

about July 1844–8 April 1925 (Age 80)
Camden, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Adaline

When Adaline Norcross was born about July 1844, in Camden, New Jersey, United States, her father, William Norcross, was 27 and her mother, Deborah Atkinson, was 19. She married Edward M. Murphy on 28 December 1865, in Blackwood, Camden, New Jersey, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Gloucester City, Camden, New Jersey, United States in 1900 and Gloucester Township, Gloucester, New Jersey, United States in 1910. She died on 8 April 1925, in Turnersville, Gloucester, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Berlin, Camden, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward M. Murphy
Adaline Norcross
Marriage: 28 December 1865
Lillian Murphy
Ella Murphy
John Edward Murphy
William Norcross Murphy
Iva S. Murphy

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 December 1865Blackwood, Camden, New Jersey, British Colonial America
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Post office est. July 29, 1845
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 22
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name from a minor place near Blackpool, so named from Old English norð ‘north’ + cros ‘cross’.

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

    Sources (19)

    • Addie N Murphy in household of Edward M Murphy, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Adaline Murphy in household of Edward Murphy, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Adaline Norcross in household of William Norcross, "United States Census, 1850"

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