Henry Adams

1889–1974 (Age 85)
Learned, Hinds, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Adams was born on 8 June 1889, in Learned, Hinds, Mississippi, United States, his father, Stephen Adams, was 39 and his mother, Annie Gibson, was 29. He lived in Beat 4, Hinds, Mississippi, United States in 1910. He died in September 1974, in Mississippi, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Adams
1850–
Annie Gibson
1860–
Sarah Adams
1871–
Hattie Adams
1873–
Fanny Adams
1877–
Robert Alfred Adams
1879–
Mitchell Adams
1881–
Stephen Jr. Adams
1883–
Rosa Adams
1885–
John Adams
1887–1986
Henry Adams
1889–1974
Pink Adams
1891–
Ada Adams
1894–
Joe Ellis Adams
1896–
Lilly Adams
1899–

Parents & Siblings

  • Stephen Adams

    Male1850–Male

  • Annie Gibson

    Female1860–Female

siblings

(13)

  • Sarah Adams

    Female1871–Female

  • Hattie Adams

    Female1873–Female

  • Fanny Adams

    Female1877–Female

  • Robert Alfred Adams

    Male1879–Male

  • Mitchell Adams

    Male1881–Male

+8 More Children

World Events (3)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 18

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.

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 .)

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Henry Adams in household of Stephen Adams, "United States Census, 1910"

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