Adolph Henry Merwin

6 July 1899–12 February 1993 (Age 93)
Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States

The Life Summary of Adolph Henry

When Adolph Henry Merwin was born on 6 July 1899, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States, his father, Henry Merwin, was 29 and his mother, Sophia Elizabeth Christman, was 30. He married Ida Eva Clark on 25 January 1922, in Sacramento, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Sutterville, Sacramento, California, United States for about 20 years and Clarksburg Judicial Township, Yolo, California, United States in 1940. He died on 12 February 1993, in Clarksburg, Yolo, California, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adolph Henry Merwin
Ida Eva Clark
Marriage: 25 January 1922
Lois Iva Merwin
William Henry Merwin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 January 1922Sacramento, California, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 1
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
    Age 7
    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
    Age 28
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Marvin .

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Adolphe Mervin, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Adolph Henry Merwin, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
    • Adolph H Merwin, "United States Census, 1930"

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