Due Adams

January 1890–17 February 1920 (Age 30)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Due

When Due Adams was born in January 1890, in Mississippi, United States, his father, John Irving Adams, was 24 and his mother, Electra C Due, was 20. He married Nancy Elizabeth Bennett on 25 April 1909, in Trinity, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 4, Trinity, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 17 February 1920, in Rusk, Cherokee, Texas, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Bennett Cemetery, Apple Springs, Trinity, Texas, United States.

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Due Adams
Nancy Elizabeth Bennett
Marriage: 25 April 1909
Irene Adams
Agnes Emma Adams
Lee Vastal Adams

Spouse and Children

25 April 1909
Trinity, Texas, United States


    Irene Adams


    Agnes Emma Adams


    Lee Vastal Adams


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 0

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.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 4

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 10

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

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 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Due Adams in household of John Adams, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Due Adams, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Due Adams in entry for Adams, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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