Adolphus Bennett Suydam

9 August 1894–1 February 1980 (Age 85)
Montgomery, Montgomery, Orange, New York, United States

The Life of Adolphus Bennett

When Adolphus Bennett Suydam was born on 9 August 1894, in Montgomery, Montgomery, Orange, New York, United States, his father, Henry Bergen Suydam, was 40 and his mother, Anne Van Alst, was 40. He married Rosalind Olive Bull on 3 April 1920, in Middletown, Orange, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 1 February 1980, in New York, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Montgomery, Montgomery, Orange, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adolphus Bennett Suydam
1894–1980
Rosalind Olive Bull
1895–1964
Marriage: 3 April 1920
Henry Bergen Suydam
1921–2014
Edmond Titus Suydam
1923–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 April 1920
Middletown, Orange, New York, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Bergen Suydam

    Male1854–Male

    Anne Van Alst

    Female1854–Female

siblings

(7)

    Eva May Suydam

    Female1877–1939Female

    George Bergen Suydam

    Male1878–Male

    Bertha L Suydam

    Female1879–Female

    Ella V Suydam

    Female1888–Female

    Female1890–1983Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 4

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1917

Age 23

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Dutch

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

Sources (3)

  • Adolphus Suydan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Adolphus B Suydam, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Adolphus B Suydam in household of Henry B Suydam, "United States Census, 1920"

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