Ada Welsey Hodges

10 July 1881–29 August 1954 (Age 73)
Christian, Missouri, United States

The Life of Ada Welsey

When Ada Welsey Hodges was born on 10 July 1881, in Christian, Missouri, United States, her father, James A. Hodges, was 26 and her mother, Nancy May Ward, was 23. She married Allen Scott Patrick on 22 February 1901, in Fidelity, Jasper, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 29 August 1954, in Joplin Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Stone Cemetery, Jackson Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Allen Scott Patrick
Ada Welsey Hodges
Marriage: 22 February 1901
Harley Braden Patrick
Elsie Fern Patrick
Ruby Louise Patrick

Spouse and Children

22 February 1901
Fidelity, Jasper, Missouri, United States


    Harley Braden Patrick



    Ruby Louise Patrick


Parents and Siblings

    James A. Hodges





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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Age 5

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 20

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Hodge .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ada Patrick in household of Allen Patrick, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ada Patrick in household of Allen Patrick, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ada W Patrick in household of Allen Patrick, "United States Census, 1920"

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