Annie Hurst

1907–2007 (Age 100)
Walton, St. Lucie, Florida, United States

The Life of Annie

When Annie Hurst was born on 1 March 1907, in Walton, St. Lucie, Florida, United States, her father, George Washington Hurst, was 34 and her mother, Anna Palmer, was 26. She married Alfred Lee Adams in 1926, in Walton, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Lakewood, Walton, Florida, United States in 1910 and Election Precinct 25 Childrens Home, Walton, Florida, United States in 1940. She died on 6 February 2007, in Niceville, Okaloosa, Florida, United States, at the age of 99.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Lee Adams
Annie Hurst
Marriage: 1926
Frances Anna Adams
Mabel Estelle Adams

Spouse and Children

Walton, Florida, United States


    Frances Anna Adams


    Mabel Estelle Adams


Parents and Siblings



    Charles H. (Bogie) Hurst



    Lillie Hurst


    John Hurst


    Brady Hurst


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 7

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 28

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived on a wooded hill, Old English hyrst, or habitational name from one of the various places named with this word, for example Hurst in Berkshire, Kent, Somerset, and Warwickshire, or Hirst in Northumberland and West Yorkshire.2 Irish: re-Anglicized form of de Horsaigh, Gaelicized form of the English habitational name Horsey , established in Ireland since the 13th century.3 German: topographic name from Middle High German hurst ‘woodland’, ‘thicket’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Annie Hurst in household of George Hurst, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Annie Adams in household of Alford L Adams, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alfred Adams, "United States Census, 1930"

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