Adele Find

1891–1974 (Age 82)
New Ulm, Austin, Texas, United States

The Life of Adele

When Adele Find was born on 16 October 1891, in New Ulm, Austin, Texas, United States, her father, Edmund Find, was 29 and her mother, Louise Wangemann, was 20. She lived in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States in 1910 and St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1930. She died on 8 August 1974, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Adele Find
Ferdinand Antonio Meurin

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Edmund Find


  • Female1871–1963Female



World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 3

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 22

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

German: nickname meaning ‘enemy’, from Middle High German viant, mostly in compounds, for instance Bauernfeind.

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

Sources (3)

  • Adele Meyers in household of Dave Meyers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Adel F Mewrine in household of Ferdinand A Mewrine, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Adelle Find in household of David A Meyer, "United States Census, 1910"

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