Daisy Jean Adams

1883–1958 (Age 74)
New Jersey, United States

The Life of Daisy Jean

When Daisy Jean Adams was born in May 1883, in New Jersey, United States, her father, Alexander Norton Adams, was 29 and her mother, Elizabeth Brokaw, was 34. She had at least 4 sons and 1 daughter with Joseph F Berg. She lived in Union, New Jersey, United States in 1905 and Plainfield, Union, New Jersey, United States for about 15 years. She died on 16 February 1958, in Passaic, Passaic, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Scotch Plains, Union, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daisy Jean Adams
Joseph F Berg
Joseph Fred Berg
Edwin Russell Berg
George E. Berg
Dorathy J,. Berg
William H Berg

Spouse & Children

  • Female1883–1958Female

  • Joseph F Berg




  • Joseph Fred Berg


  • Edwin Russell Berg


  • George E. Berg


  • Dorathy J,. Berg


  • William H Berg


Parents & Siblings

  • Alexander Norton Adams


  • Elizabeth Brokaw




  • Fred Raymond Adams


  • Cortland Parker Adams


  • Grace Estella Adams


  • Female1883–1958Female

  • Male1887–1969Male

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 11

Mary Philbrook was the first woman in New Jersey to become a lawyer. She had applied for admission to the New Jersey Bar in 1894, but was rejected because the New Jersey Court stated that women were not vested with any right to be attorneys. Mary lobbied with the Jersey City Woman's Club for an update to the law, which was passed in 1895 and allowed women to become lawyers. Mary Philbrook was the first woman to be admitted after the law change.

Age 20

The Public Service Corporation (PSC) was formed on May 6, 1903. The company began as a merger of a power company with four different trolley companies. PSC would ultimately combine with over 400 other companies.

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.

Sources (3)

  • Daisy J Berg, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Daisy Berg, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Daisy Berg in household of Joseph F Berg, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"

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