Mary Adams

1835–
Langley, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Adams was born in 1835, in Langley, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Adams, was 45 and her mother, Myriam Larter, was 38.

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Family Time Line

John Adams
1790–1866
Myriam Larter
1797–1859
William Adams
1818–1909
George Adams
1820–
Sarah Adams
1824–
John Adams
1828–1942
Christiana Adams
1831–1919
Mary Adams
1835–
Martha Adams
1838–1838
Eliza Adams
1838–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1843

Age 8

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 19

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 45

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

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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Sources (1)

  • Mary Adams in household of John Adams, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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