Daisy Julia Louella Adams

1886–1975 (Age 89)
Talladega, Alabama, United States

The Life of Daisy Julia Louella

When Daisy Julia Louella Adams was born on 31 July 1886, in Talladega, Alabama, United States, her father, Rufus Allan Adams, was 25 and her mother, Rebecca Jane Theodosia Clark, was 20. She married William Ashley Kelsay on 20 December 1908, in Ringgold, Montague, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Justice Precinct 2, Kaufman, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 4, Denton, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 15 September 1975, in Decatur, Wise, Texas, United States, at the age of 89.

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Daisy Julia Louella Adams
William Ashley Kelsay
Marriage: 20 December 1908
William Louis Kelsay
Christine Kelsay

Spouse & Children

20 December 1908
Ringgold, Montague, Texas, United States


  • William Louis Kelsay


  • Christine Kelsay


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 9

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 24

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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)

  • Daisey Adams in household of Rufus Adams, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Daisy Kelsay in household of William A Kelsay, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Daisy L Kelsay in household of William A Kelsay, "United States Census, 1930"

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