Adelia Beems

1848–1931 (Age 83)
Of Hopewell, Muskingum, OH

The Life of Adelia

Adelia Beems was born in 1848 as the daughter of John Beem and Lucy Sullivan. She lived in Hopewell, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Ohio, United States in 1931. She died on 17 March 1931, in Lucas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

John Beem
Lucy Sullivan
Charles Beems
Armeta Beems
Elizabeth Beems
Melisa Beems
Harriet Beems
Mary Beems
Adelia Beems
John S. Beems
Elizabeth Beems

Parents and Siblings

    John Beem





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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 12

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 22

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant of Beamish .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Adelia Beems in household of John Beems, "United States Census, 1850"
  • A H Beans, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Adelia Bean in entry for Howard L Slagle, "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953"

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