Edward Adams

–1954
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Edward

Edward Adams was born in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States as the son of Edward Adams and Margaret Ryan. He married Evelyn Vaughan on 14 May 1890, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. He lived in Paris, Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States in 1920 and Maine Township, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died about 1954, in Kenosha, Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Adams
–1954
Evelyn Vaughan
1868–1947
Marriage: 14 May 1890
Hazel Adams
1892–1971
May E Adams
1897–1952
Harriet Mary Adams
1894–1894
Harriet M. Adams
1894–
Evalina Adams
1896–1896

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 May 1890
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
children

(5)

    Female1892–1971Female

    Harriet Mary Adams

    Female1894–1894Female

    Harriet M. Adams

    Female1894–Female

    Evalina Adams

    Female1896–1896Female

    Female1897–1952Female

Parents and Siblings

    Edward Adams

    Male1832–1875Male

    Margaret Ryan

    Female1830–1926Female

siblings

(7)

    Honora Adams

    Female1859–Female

    Female1862–1944Female

    Thomas Adams

    Male1866–1891Male

    George Adams

    Male1868–1875Male

    William Adams

    Male1872–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

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.
1837 · Chicago grows to a City

Chicago switched over from a town to a city after many people sailed into the port there or traveled by foot to the fast growing area.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edward Adams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edw B Adams, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edward B Adams, "United States Census, 1940"

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