Darrell Brinkerhoff Adams

12 April 1926–6 March 2001 (Age 74)
Bicknell, Wayne, Utah, United States

The Life of Darrell Brinkerhoff

When Darrell Brinkerhoff Adams was born on 12 April 1926, in Bicknell, Wayne, Utah, United States, his father, James Myrtus Adams, was 24 and his mother, Ora Brinkerhoff, was 19. He married Una Pierce on 16 April 1944, in Fremont, Wayne, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States for about 5 years and Election Precinct 2 Loa, Wayne, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 6 March 2001, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Loa, Wayne, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Darrell Brinkerhoff Adams
1926–2001
Una Pierce
1927–2008
Marriage: 16 April 1944
Darrell Ben Adams
1945–1956

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 April 1944
Fremont, Wayne, Utah, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    James Myrtus Adams

    Male1902–1953Male

    Female1906–1997Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1927

Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1944 · Contractors Flock to Springville

Age 18

Growth of the area following the Great Depression required the work and planning of government and contractors to expand the city and construct roads and freeways. In 1944, the city of Springville had more contractors listed than any other city of its size in the nation.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 21

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English (very common in England, especially in the south Midlands, and in Wales) and German (especially northwestern Germany): patronymic from the personal name Adam . In the U.S. this form has absorbed many patronymics and other derivatives of Adam in languages other than English. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Find A Grave

Birth: Apr. 12, 1926 Death: Mar. 6, 2001 Salt Lake Tribune, The (UT) - March 8, 2001 Deceased Name: Darrell B. Adams RICHFIELD, UTAH -- Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather an …

Sources (3)

  • Darrell Brinkerhoff Adams, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Darrell Brinkerhoff Adams, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Darrell Brinkeroff Adams in household of Myrtus Adams, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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