Adair Day

22 November 1900–8 February 1901
Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Adair

When Adair Day was born on 22 November 1900, his father, Herbert Ross Day, was 25 and his mother, Ivah Ethel Pixley, was 18. He died on 8 February 1901, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 0, and was buried in Fairfax, Osage, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Ross Day
1874–1945
Ivah Ethel Pixley
1882–1949
Lee Forest Day
1899–1972
Adair Day
1900–1901
Claudia Maxine Day
1907–1998

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (2)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a pet form of David .2 English: from the Middle English personal name Day(e) or Dey(e), Old English Dæi, apparently from Old English dæg ‘day’, perhaps a short form of Old English personal names such as Dægberht and Dægmund. Reaney, however, points to the Middle English word day(e), dey(e) ‘dairy maid’, ‘(female) servant’ (from Old English dæge, cognate with Old Norse deigja ‘female servant’, ultimately from a root meaning ‘to knead’, and related to the word for dough), which he says came to be used for a servant of either sex.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Deaghaidh ( see O’Dea ).

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

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  • Adair Day, "Find A Grave Index"

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