Adrien Adell Ada May Rickert

16 July 1881–1 April 1951 (Age 69)
Naperville, DuPage, Illinois, United States

The Life of Adrien Adell Ada May

When Adrien Adell Ada May Rickert was born on 16 July 1881, in Naperville, DuPage, Illinois, United States, her father, John Peter Rickert, was 35 and her mother, Eliza Lida McKinney, was 33. She married John Jacob Book on 1 January 1902, in DuPage, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Naperville Township, DuPage, Illinois, United States for about 40 years. She died on 1 April 1951, in Naperville, DuPage, Illinois, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Naperville, DuPage, Illinois, United States.

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John Jacob Book
Adrien Adell Ada May Rickert
Marriage: 1 January 1902
Glenn Harold Book
Vernon LeRoy Book
Homer Keith Book
Grace Adrienne Book
John DeWitt Book
Allan Laverne Book
Audrey Merle Book

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1 January 1902
DuPage, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 4

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Richard .2 North German and Frisian form of Richard .3 Probably an Americanized spelling of cognates in other languages, for example German Reichert or Dutch Rickaert.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Adriene Book, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Adr* Book in household of John J Book, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Adrine A Book in household of John J Book, "United States Census, 1920"

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