Asbury Adams

November 1867–31 May 1953 (Age 85)
Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Asbury

When Asbury Adams was born in November 1867, his father, John Panter Adams, was 21 and his mother, Winnie Frances Wellman, was 17. He lived in Magisterial District 8, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Magisterial District 4, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. He died on 31 May 1953, in Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Lawrence, Kentucky, United States.

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John Panter Adams
Winnie Frances Wellman
Asbury Adams
John Calvin Adams
Rebecca Recey Jane Adams
Eunice Adams
Stanton Field Adams
Stuart Adams
Julia Ann Adams
James Adams
Kittie Adams
Riley Adams
Virginia Adams
Jennie Adams
Sherman Adams

Parents and Siblings

    John Panter Adams


    Winnie Frances Wellman





    John Calvin Adams


    Rebecca Recey Jane Adams




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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

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 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Asberry Adams in household of Stanton Adams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Asbury Adams in household of Stant Adams, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Asbury Adams in household of John Adams, "United States Census, 1900"

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