Nathan Allen Adams

1866–1948 (Age 81)
Hillsdale, Macon, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Nathan Allen

When Nathan Allen Adams was born on 23 May 1866, in Hillsdale, Macon, Tennessee, United States, his father, William Newton Adams, was 32 and his mother, Mary Ann Carman, was 23. He married Marian Mayfield Eller on 20 December 1885, in Macon, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Cleburne, Johnson, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 1, Johnson, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 19 March 1948, in Monahans, Ward, Texas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Cleburne, Johnson, Texas, United States.

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Nathan Allen Adams
Marian Mayfield Eller
Marriage: 20 December 1885
Buna Hagar Adams
Mary Ethel Adams
Halbert Earl Adams
Bennie Adams
Lytal Mabry Adams
Nathan M. Adams

Spouse & Children

  • Male1866–1948Male

  • Marian Mayfield Eller


20 December 1885
Macon, Tennessee, United States


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Parents & Siblings

  • William Newton Adams


  • Female1842–1901Female



  • Male1866–1948Male

  • Male1867–1945Male

  • William Newton Adams


  • Edgar Lee Adams


  • Luther Martin Adams


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 4

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

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.

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 .)

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Nathan A Adams in household of W H Adams, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nathan A Adames, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nathan A Adams, "United States Census, 1930"

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