Adelaide Perkins

November 1869–5 June 1937 (Age 67)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Adelaide

When Adelaide Perkins was born in November 1869, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, Peter Perkins, was 54 and her mother, Anne Elizabeth Bias, was 33. She married George Alexander Martin on 23 December 1896, in Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Dousman, Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States in 1920 and Oconomowoc, Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States in 1930. She died on 5 June 1937, in Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Ottawa Cemetery, Ottawa, Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Alexander Martin
1866–1943
Adelaide Perkins
1869–1937
Marriage: 23 December 1896
Lillian Adelaide MARTIN
1897–1965
Harold Martin
1901–1901
Royal MARTIN
1902–1903
MARTIN
1904–1904

Spouse and Children

    George Alexander Martin

    Male1866–1943Male

    Female1869–1937Female

MARRIAGE
23 December 1896
Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States
children

(4)

    Female1897–1965Female

    Harold Martin

    Male1901–1901Male

    Royal MARTIN

    Male1902–1903Male

    MARTIN

    Female1904–1904Female

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Perkins

    Male1815–1911Male

    Anne Elizabeth Bias

    Female1836–1929Female

siblings

(10)

    Female1861–1947Female

    William James Perkins

    Male1863–1943Male

    Belle Perkins

    Female1865–Female

    Frank A. Perkins

    Male1865–Male

    Female1869–1937Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · P.T. Barnum's Circus Established in Wisconsin

Age 1

P.T. Barnum's Grand Traveling Museum, Menagerie, Caravan & Hippodrome was established in Delavan, Wisconsin in 1870.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Perkin , also found throughout mid and south Wales.2 Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of Peer, a Dutch form of Peter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Addie Martin in household of George Martin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Addie Martin in household of George Martin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Adelaide Perkins in household of Peter Perkins, "United States Census, 1870"

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