Daisy Clifter Adams

1879–1968 (Age 89)
Clayton, Barbour, Alabama, United States

The Life of Daisy Clifter

When Daisy Clifter Adams was born on 14 February 1879, in Clayton, Barbour, Alabama, United States, her father, Arthur Gilbert Adams, was 21 and her mother, Mary Jane Creel, was 23. She married Asa J Woodham on 16 July 1899. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Clopton, Dale, Alabama, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 10 Coxs Mill, Barbour, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died on 25 October 1968, in Barbour, Alabama, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Adams Chapel, Barbour, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daisy Clifter Adams
Asa J Woodham
Marriage: 16 July 1899
Annie Belle Woodham
Vira Mae Woodham
Arthur Leon Woodham
John Lewis Woodham
James Ivey Woodham
Philip David Woodham
Hettie Irene Woodham
Samuel Ellis Woodham
Howard Dewey Woodham
Annie Grace Woodham
Edward Mixon Woodham
Murl Woodham

Spouse & Children

16 July 1899


+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Female1879–1968Female

  • Jody Alice Adams


  • Female1882–1972Female

  • Grace O. Adams


  • Martha Jackson Adams


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 16

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.”
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 24

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

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)

  • Daisy Woodham in household of Acy Woodham, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Daisy Adams in household of Arther Adams, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Daisy Woodham in household of Acie J Woodham, "United States Census, 1910"

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