Ada Hoffman Spalding

Female4 September 1879–21 May 1954

Brief Life History of Ada Hoffman

When Ada Hoffman Spalding was born on 4 September 1879, in Essex, New York, United States, her father, Thomas Hunt Spalding, was 28 and her mother, Frances Albertina Bates, was 24. She married Henry Geer Rogers on 9 April 1901, in Glens Falls, Warren, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Black Brook, Clinton, New York, United States in 1915 and Black Brook, Black Brook, Clinton, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died on 21 May 1954, at the age of 74, and was buried in Black Brook, Black Brook, Clinton, New York, United States.

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Henry Geer Rogers
Ada Hoffman Spalding
Marriage: 9 April 1901
James Hoffman Rogers
Frances Albertina Rogers
John Roderick Rogers
Katherine Southworth Rogers
Adrian Spaulding Rogers

Sources (12)

  • Ada H Rogers in household of Henry Rogers, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Ada Hoffman Rogers, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mrs Ada Rodgers in entry for Thomas Hunt Spaulding, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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  • Marriage
    9 April 1901Glens Falls, Warren, New York, United States
  • Children (5)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    John Philip Holland was an inventor famous for designing the world's first submarines. After previous designs were rejected, Holland eventually received funding from the Fenians for a short time. In 1881, the Fenian Ram was launched into the Passaic River in northern New Jersey, marking the first successful submarine launch in the world.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 2

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 21

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish (Angus): variant of Spaulding .

    History: The surname was taken to Scotland in the 13th century by Radulphus de Spalding. His descendants prospered, and the name is still common in Scotland. Early American Spaldings include Thomas Spalding, born in Frederica, GA, in 1774, who introduced sea-island cotton in GA, and the physician Lyman Spalding, born in Cornish, NH, in 1775, who founded US Pharmacopoeia.

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

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