Adelaide Mertens Evans

23 August 1889–12 January 1975 (Age 85)

The Life Summary of Adelaide

Adelaide Mertens Evans was born on 23 August 1889, in Belgium. She had at least 3 sons with John Evans. She died on 12 January 1975, in Armada, Macomb, Michigan, United States, at the age of 85.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Adelaide? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

World Events (3)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 1
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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage
Age 1
An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
Age 25
Germany invades. The Belgian army holds position behind Yser river until 1918.

Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from a variant of the personal name Martin .

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

Possible Related Names


Sources (4)

  • Adelaida A Evans in household of John B Evans, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Adelaide Evans in household of John B Evans, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Adelaide E Evans in household of John B Evans, "United States Census, 1940"

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.