Allan Nebeker Adams

26 February 1912–26 November 1996 (Age 84)
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Allan Nebeker

When Allan Nebeker Adams was born on 26 February 1912, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Orval Webster Adams Sr, was 27 and his mother, Luella Nebeker, was 24. He married Helen Mabey on 8 January 1938. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 26 November 1996, in River Heights, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Providence, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Allan Nebeker Adams
1912–1996
Helen Mabey
1911–1999
Marriage: 8 January 1938
Robert Allan Adams
1946–2019

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 January 1938
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
    1916 · No-Ni-Shee Arch
    Age 4
    The No-Ni-Shee Arch was a temporary archway near the intersection of Main Street and South Temple in downtown Salt Lake City. The archway was built in 1916 for the Wizard of the Wasatch festival. The name No-Ni-Shee was derived from a mythical American Indian Salt Princess. Her tears caused the Great Salt Lake to be salty. The arch was dedicated to her and sprayed with salt water so that salt eventually crystallized on Main Street. The Wizard’s carnivals enlivened Utah’s summers for several years. The last Wizard of the Wasatch carnival was held in 1916, on the eve of World War I.
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 23
    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    English, Dutch, and German (mainly northwestern Germany): patronymic from the personal name Adam . In North America, this surname has absorbed cognates from other languages, e.g. Greek Adamopoulos , Serbian and Croatian Adamović (see Adamovich ), Polish (and Jewish) Adamski .Irish and Scottish: adopted for McAdam or a Scottish variant of Adam , with excrescent -s.History: This surname was borne by two early presidents of the US, father and son. They were descended from Henry Adams, who settled in Braintree, MA, in 1635/6, from Barton St. David, Somerset, England. The younger of them, John Quincy Adams (1767–1848) derived his middle name from his maternal grandmother's surname (see Quincy ). — Another important New England family, established mainly in NH, is descended from William Adams, who emigrated from Shropshire, England, to Dedham, MA, in 1628. James Hopkins Adams (1812–61), governor of SC, was unconnected with either of these families, his ancestry being Welsh; his forebears entered North America through PA.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Adam
    Addams

    Sources (24)

    • Allan Nebeker Adams, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Allen Nebeker Adams in household of Orval Webster Adams, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Allan Nebeker Adams, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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