Nathan Adams

1829–1845 (Age 16)
LaPorte, LaPorte, Indiana, United States

The Life of Nathan

When Nathan Adams was born about 1829, in LaPorte, LaPorte, Indiana, United States, his father, Joseph Adams, was 35 and his mother, Maria Cole, was 27. He died about 1845, at the age of 16.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Adams
1794–1853
Maria Cole
1802–1835
John Cole Adams
1825–1875
Nathan Adams
1829–1845
Arminda Adams
1827–1899
Edward M. Adams
1832–1916
Joseph Rollins Adams
1833–1877
Lydia Maria Adams
1835–1901

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World Events (5)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 1

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 7

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

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 .)

Possible Related Names

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

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