Edward Adams

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
Evelyn Vaughan
Marriage: 14 May 1890
Hazel Adams
May E Adams
Harriet Mary Adams
Harriet M. Adams
Evalina Adams

Spouse and Children

14 May 1890
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States



    Harriet Mary Adams


    Harriet M. Adams


    Evalina Adams



Parents and Siblings

    Edward Adams


    Margaret Ryan




    Honora Adams



    Thomas Adams


    George Adams


    William Adams


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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.

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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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