Olive Edna Adams

26 March 1914–18 July 1995 (Age 81)
Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia

The Life of Olive Edna

When Olive Edna Adams was born on 26 March 1914, in Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia, her father, Edward Adams, was 28 and her mother, Olive May Blank, was 21. She died on 18 July 1995, in Yeppoon, Queensland, Australia, at the age of 81.

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Edward Adams
Olive May Blank
Olive Edna Adams
Ernest Adams

Parents and Siblings




    Ernest Adams


World Events (8)


Age 4

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

Age 4

Battle on the Somme. Australian forces capture Mont St. Quentin.

Age 25

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

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.

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Sources (2)

  • Olive Edna Adams, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"
  • Birth certif no 25206

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