Adelaide Christian Corey

1862–1963 (Age 100)
Hubbard, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Adelaide Christian

When Adelaide Christian Corey was born on 17 December 1862, her father, Hiram Isaac Corey, was 29 and her mother, Charlotte Mace, was 24. She married William J. Oberdorffer Jr. on 27 August 1887, in Ingalls, Menominee, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Hubbard, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years. She died on 28 September 1963, at the age of 100.

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Adelaide Christian Corey
William J. Oberdorffer Jr.
Marriage: 27 August 1887
Cora Alice Oberdorffer
Jessie May Oberdorffer

Spouse & Children

27 August 1887
Ingalls, Menominee, Michigan, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 5

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 28

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

1 English: from the Old Norse personal name Kori, which is of uncertain meaning.2 Northern Irish: variant of Curry .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Addelia Coray in household of Hiram Coray, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Adalade Corry in household of Hiram Corry, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Adalade Oberdoffn in household of William Oberdoffn, "United States Census, 1900"

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