Hannah Ada Shockey

15 January 1873–29 January 1945 (Age 72)
Seward, Seward, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Hannah Ada

When Hannah Ada Shockey was born on 15 January 1873, in Seward, Seward, Nebraska, United States, her father, John Lincoln Shockey, was 26 and her mother, Lydia Ann Bartholomew, was 23. She married Robert Lee Atwood on 1 February 1889, in Hot Spring, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States for about 30 years and Springdale, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1943. She died on 29 January 1945, at the age of 72, and was buried in Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Lee Atwood
Hannah Ada Shockey
Marriage: 1 February 1889
Eva Atwood
Charles Atwood
Clyde Ross Atwood

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 February 1889Hot Spring, Arkansas, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 2
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
    1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded
    Age 10
    The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 23
    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.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Dutch and North German Schaake .

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

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    Sources (13)

    • Hanna A Shockey in household of John Shockey, "United States Census, 1880"
    • H Ada Shockey, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
    • Adda Atwood in household of Robert Atwood, "United States Census, 1900"

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