Ada Ann "Addie" Gingery

1869–1950 (Age 80)
Weston, Wood, Ohio, United States

The Life of Ada Ann "Addie"

When Ada Ann "Addie" Gingery was born on 18 November 1869, in Weston, Wood, Ohio, United States, her father, John E Gingery, was 26 and her mother, Harriet M. "Hattie" Dewitt, was 17. She married David John Heckerman on 15 December 1889, in Wood, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Weston, Weston Township, Wood, Ohio, United States in 1900. She died on 30 September 1950, in Weston, Wood, Ohio, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in New Weston Cemetery, Weston, Wood, Ohio, United States.

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Ada Ann "Addie" Gingery
David John Heckerman
Marriage: 15 December 1889
Charles Edward Heckerman Sr
Charles Heckerman
John Henry Heckerman
Pearl Evelyn Heckerman
Otis F. Heckerman
Clyde Spencer Heckerman

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15 December 1889
Wood, Ohio, United States


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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 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 27

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 Swiss German Güngerich ( see Gingrich ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Adda A Hickerman in household of David Hickerman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Addie Heckerman in household of David Heckerman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Addie Heckerman in household of David J Heckerman, "United States Census, 1910"

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