Ada May Bone

1863–8 September 1942 (Age 79)
Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Ada May

When Ada May Bone was born in 1863, in Ohio, United States, her father, Jacob Bone, was 29 and her mother, Elisabeth Harkless, was 29. She married Simeon Nichols on 18 May 1881, in Vinton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Liberty Township, Ross, Ohio, United States in 1930. She died on 8 September 1942, in Londonderry, Ross, Ohio, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Londonderry Cemetery, Londonderry, Ross, Ohio, United States.

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Simeon Nichols
Ada May Bone
Marriage: 18 May 1881
Percy Hill
Carl G. Stiers

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  • Marriage
    18 May 1881Vinton, Ohio, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 0
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented
    Age 4
    A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
    Age 23
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): nickname meaning ‘good’, from Middle English bon(e), boun, Old French bon ‘good’.English: possibly a nickname from Middle English bone ‘bone, leg’ (Old English bān; compare Bain 3), used of someone with a bad leg or long legs.English: variant of Boone 1.

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Ada May Boui in household of Jacob Boui, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Ada May Bone, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Addie May Nickols in entry for Simeon Nickols, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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