Florabelle Adam

1904–1982 (Age 78)
Weston, McLean, Illinois, United States

The Life of Florabelle

When Florabelle Adam was born on 15 July 1904, in Weston, McLean, Illinois, United States, her father, Frank Lincoln Adam, was 39 and her mother, Amanda Jane Busby, was 37. She married James Walter Kelleher. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Oak Park, Cook, Illinois, United States for about 30 years. She died on 8 November 1982, at the age of 78, and was buried in Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Eppards Point Township, Livingston, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Florabelle Adam
James Walter Kelleher
Eleanor Kelleher
James Kelleher
Bernard Kelleher

Spouse & Children



  • Eleanor Kelleher


  • James Kelleher


  • Male1932–1946Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1864–1942Male

  • Amanda Jane Busby




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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

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.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 6

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 21

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Name Meaning

Hebrew: In Hebrew, the scriptural name Adhám signifies "man," literally earthy or red earth; one authority says the name in Ethiopic means to be fair or beautiful. From this name comes the nurse-name Addy, or little Adam. The Gaelic form is Adambh. Adamina is a female name formed from Adam.

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Sources (3)

  • Flora Kelleher, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Flora Kelleher in household of Frank Adam, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Florabelle Adam in household of F L Adam, "United States Census, 1920"

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