James Arthur Adams

14 April 1894–11 February 1953 (Age 58)
Elmsdale, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

The Life of James Arthur

When James Arthur Adams was born on 14 April 1894, in Elmsdale, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada, his father, William Adams, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ann Costin, was 25. He married Ruth Electa Cornish on 4 April 1922, in Elmsdale, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada in 1911. He died on 11 February 1953, at the age of 58, and was buried in Elmsdale, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

James Arthur Adams
1894–1953
Ruth Electa Cornish
1903–
Marriage: 4 April 1922
Lucy Irene Adams
1925–
William James Adams
1937–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 April 1922
Elmsdale, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada
children

(2)

    Lucy Irene Adams

    Female1925–Female

    William James Adams

    Male1937–1937Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Adams

    Male1865–1932Male

    Female1869–1945Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

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 .)

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • James Adams in household of Wm Adams, "Canada Census, 1911"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.