Sarah Edna Adair

1885–1973 (Age 87)
New York, United States

The Life of Sarah Edna

When Sarah Edna Adair was born on 2 September 1885, in New York, United States, her father, James Adair, was 32 and her mother, Susan B. Doig, was 26. She lived in Harpersfield, Delaware, New York, United States for about 35 years. She died in February 1973, in Oneonta, Otsego, New York, United States, at the age of 87.

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Sarah Edna Adair
Henry Earl Hetherington

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • James Adair


  • Susan B. Doig




  • Female1885–1973Female

  • William Knox Adair


World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 23

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Scottish (Galloway) and northern Irish: from the Scottish personal name Adair, also spelled EdÊ’ear, a form of Edgar .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah E Adair in household of James Adair, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Sarah E Adair in household of James Adair, "United States Census, 1910"
  • S Edna Adair in household of Willam K Adair, "United States Census, 1940"

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