Adela Cremer

Female1837–before 1901

Brief Life History of Adela

When Adela Cremer was born in 1837, in Iowa, United States, her father, David P Cremer, was 22 and her mother, Elizabeth Rebecca Younkin, was 19. She lived in Wapello, Iowa, United States in 1850. She died before 1901.

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Family Time Line

David P Cremer
Elizabeth Rebecca Younkin
Adella Creamer
Adela Cremer
Maj. Theodore Y Cremer
Rebecca Jane
Agnes E. Cremer
Samuel Eggleton Cremer

Sources (1)

  • Adella H Cramer in household of David P Cramer, "United States Census, 1850"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (6)

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World Events (8)


Age 6

Historical Boundaries: 1843: Wapello, Iowa Territory, United States 1846: Wapello, Iowa, United States


Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 20

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

Name Meaning

Dutch, Flemish, North German: variant of Kremer ‘shopkeeper or trader’ and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this.

English: variant of Creamer .

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

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