Orville F Adams

1912–1980 (Age 68)
Clinton, Illinois, United States

The Life of Orville F

When Orville F Adams was born on 26 February 1912, in Clinton, Illinois, United States, his father, Obediah B. Adams, was 37 and his mother, Nora Frances Reynolds, was 35. He lived in Clinton, Queensland, Australia in 1935 and Boulder, Clinton, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 20 September 1980, in Shattuc, Clinton, Illinois, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Carlyle, Clinton, Illinois, United States.

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Orville F Adams
Lavon E Mahlandt

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1874–1959Male

  • Nora Frances Reynolds




World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · Women get the right to vote in Illinois

Age 1

Grace Wilbur Trout was elected president of the Chicago Political Equality League and started her presidency by making sure that each senate district was supporting suffrage for women. A few months later, the bill was up for voting in the state. Trout and her team went as far as to get male voters from their homes. The bill passed giving Women the right to vote for President of the Nation and all local offices not in the Illinois Constitution.

Age 19

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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)

  • Orval Adams in household of Harless Bright, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Orvil Adams in household of Obie Adams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Orville Adams, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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