Adam Grant Dockstader

30 December 1904–19 November 1992 (Age 87)
Marysville, Fremont, Idaho, United States

The Life of Adam Grant

When Adam Grant Dockstader was born on 30 December 1904, in Marysville, Fremont, Idaho, United States, his father, William Oscar Dockstader, was 40 and his mother, Romanta Keller, was 34. He married Virgia Bernice Rasmussen on 31 August 1926, in Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Mink Creek, Franklin, Idaho, United States for about 10 years and Mink Creek Election Precinct, Franklin, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 19 November 1992, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Preston Cemetery, Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adam Grant Dockstader
1904–1992
Virgia Bernice Rasmussen
1906–1990
Marriage: 31 August 1926
Grant Blaine Dockstader
1927–1997
Romanta Bernice Dockstader
1929–2006
Douglas Dockstader
1935–2015
Dennis Dockstader
1939–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 August 1926
Cache, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1913 · Franklin County is Formed

Age 9

Efforts to realign Oneida County became the top priority on the political agenda as the county seat was fifty miles away from Preston. They succeeded in their efforts and the bill to create Franklin County was passed on January 30, 1913.
1927

Age 23

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a landing, from Middle German docke ‘dock’ + stade ‘embankment’, ‘shore’, + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. In some cases, it may have been an occupational name for a docker, since stade also denoted a granary or warehouse.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Adam Grant Dockstader, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Adam Grant Dockstader, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Grant Adam Dockstader, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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