Arthur Clinton Adair

13 September 1912–10 December 1996 (Age 84)
Luna, Catron, New Mexico, United States

The Life Summary of Arthur Clinton

When Arthur Clinton Adair was born on 13 September 1912, in Luna, Catron, New Mexico, United States, his father, Charles Newton Adair, was 47 and his mother, Mary Elva Woolsey, was 43. He married Cora Fay Reynolds on 15 March 1946, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in World in 1930. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 10 December 1996, in Lewis, Montezuma, Colorado, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Luna, Catron, New Mexico, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Clinton Adair
Cora Fay Reynolds
Marriage: 15 March 1946
Bonnie Anelle Adair

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 March 1946Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
    1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York
    Age 2
    Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 23
    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (Galloway) and northern Irish: from the Scottish personal name Adair, a form of Edgar .History: James Adair (c. 1709–83) was an ‘Indian trader’ in SC from 1735; he was born in Antrim, northern Ireland. Baron William Adair, from Scotland, also settled in SC at around the same period.

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

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    Working with Arthur Clinton Adair was just as enjoyable, but for different reasons. His ranching background had given him a quiet strength, a mirthful sense of humor, and an understanding of other two …

    Sources (27)

    • Arthur Clinton Adair in household of Charles Neuton Adair, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Arthur Clinton Adair, "Arizona, County Marriages, 1871-1964"
    • Arthur Clinton Adair, "New Mexico, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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