Peter Adamson

16 January 1934–March 1995 (Age 61)
Seaham, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Peter

Peter Adamson was born on 16 January 1934, in Seaham, Durham, England, United Kingdom as the son of Thomas Charlton Burnhope Adamson and Isobella Chambers. He died in March 1995, in Durham, Durham, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Charlton Burnhope Adamson
1896–1978
Isobella Chambers
Peter Adamson
1934–1995

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 5

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.
1940

Age 6

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.
1953

Age 19

Queen Elizabeth II crowned at a coronation ceremony in Westminster Abbey in London.

Name Meaning

Common patronymic form of Adam , especially in Scotland, where the name is borne by a sept of clan McIntosh. In the U.S., this form may also have absorbed some patronymic forms of Adam in various other languages. Compare Adams .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Peter Adamson, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"

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