Henry Adams

1883–1965 (Age 81)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Adams was born on 22 December 1883, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Benjamin Jackson Adams, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Craft, was 22. He married Patsy Kincer on 15 January 1914, in Letcher, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Haymond, Letcher, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 1, Letcher, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 22 January 1965, in Mayking, Letcher, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Mayking, Letcher, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Adams
Patsy Kincer
Marriage: 15 January 1914
Alma Adams
Ruth Adams

Spouse & Children

  • Male1883–1965Male

  • Patsy Kincer


15 January 1914
Letcher, Kentucky, United States


  • Alma Adams


  • Ruth Adams


Parents & Siblings

  • Benjamin Jackson Adams


  • Elizabeth Craft




World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 9

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 23

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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)

  • Henry Adams, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry Adams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry Adams, "United States Census, 1920"

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