Adella Werner

22 July 1899–11 July 1985 (Age 86)
Sheboygan, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Adella

When Adella Werner was born on 22 July 1899, in Sheboygan, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States, her father, John Werner, was 27 and her mother, Anna Horn, was 35. She married Harold Arthur Dewey on 17 May 1921, in Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States in 1899. She died on 11 July 1985, in Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Harold Arthur Dewey
Adella Werner
Marriage: 17 May 1921
Vernon Ernest Dewey
Arlene Hildegard Dewey
Jean Shirley Dewey

Spouse and Children

17 May 1921
Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, United States



    Arlene Hildegard Dewey


    Jean Shirley Dewey


Parents and Siblings



    Norma Werner



    Frida Werner




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 8

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of the Germanic elements war(in) ‘guard’ + heri, hari ‘army’. Compare Warner .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ella Werner in household of John Werner, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"
  • Adalia Werneret in household of John Wenveme, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Della Dewey in household of Harold Dewey, "United States Census, 1940"

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