George Newton Adriance

1896–1983 (Age 86)
Napa, Napa, California, United States

The Life of George Newton

When George Newton Adriance was born on 3 October 1896, in Napa, Napa, California, United States, his father, John Chamberlain Adriance, was 43 and his mother, Lucinda Willis Winchester, was 35. He married Neva Glenn Dills on 16 May 1925, in Moses Lake, Grant, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States in 1935 and Stratford Election Precinct, Grant, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 26 July 1983, at the age of 86, and was buried in Moses Lake, Grant, Washington, United States.

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George Newton Adriance
Neva Glenn Dills
Marriage: 16 May 1925
George Rem Adriance
Paul Henderson Adriance

Spouse & Children

16 May 1925
Moses Lake, Grant, Washington, United States


Parents & Siblings



  • Female1889–1981Female

  • Evelyn Chamberlain Adriance


  • infant Adriance


  • John Willis Adriance


  • Male1896–1983Male

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World Events (8)

1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

Age 1

The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 23

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Adriaen, Dutch form of Adrian . This was a frequent name in New Netherland in the 17th century.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George W Adrience in household of John C Adrience, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George N Adriance in household of John C Adriance, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George N Adriance in household of John C Adriance, "United States Census, 1900"

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