Sadie Ellen Tabor

11 March 1877–9 October 1961 (Age 84)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Sadie Ellen

Sadie Ellen Tabor was born on 11 March 1877, in Illinois, United States as the daughter of Wm M Taber and Deliah M Thompson. She married Arch Adams on 2 March 1897, in Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She died on 9 October 1961, in Caddo, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Oak Cemetery, Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States.

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Arch Adams
Sadie Ellen Tabor
Marriage: 2 March 1897
James Taber Adams
Knowlton Adams
Philip Adams

Spouse and Children

2 March 1897
Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States



    Knowlton Adams


    Philip Adams


Parents and Siblings

    Wm M Taber


    Deliah M Thompson




World Events (8)

1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 6

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 8

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.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 27

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a drummer, from Middle English, Old French tabo(u)r ‘drum’.2 Hungarian: from the old secular personal name Tábor.3 Czech and Slovak (Tábor) and Jewish (from Bohemia): habitational name from the city of Tábor in southern Bohemia. This was a center of the Hussite movement; in Czech it came to denote a member of the radical wing of the Hussite movement.

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

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Sources (3)

  • 1880 United States Federal Census
  • 1940 United States Federal Census
  • 1930 United States Federal Census

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