Orum Waltermyer Adams

1860–1946 (Age 86)
Sherman, Texas, United States

The Life of Orum Waltermyer

When Orum Waltermyer Adams was born on 18 February 1860, in Sherman, Texas, United States, his father, Ralston Waltermyer Adams, was 32 and his mother, Paralee Virginia Barnard, was 21. He married Alice Lenora Hill on 25 December 1883, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Mason Valley, Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1930 and Mason Valley Township, Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died on 14 June 1946, in Fowler, Otero, Colorado, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Buffalo, Wilson, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Orum Waltermyer Adams
1860–1946
Alice Lenora Hill
1861–1897
Marriage: 25 December 1883
Miss Adams
1884–1884
Ivan Orlando Adams
1884–1892
Miss Adams
1885–1886
Raphael Jewett Adams
1887–1958
Ethel Adams
1889–1977
Rawlston Allen Adams
1891–1961
Bertha Mae Adams
1896–1985

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1883
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
children

(7)

  • Miss Adams

    Female1884–1884Female

  • Ivan Orlando Adams

    Male1884–1892Male

  • Miss Adams

    Female1885–1886Female

  • Male1887–1958Male

  • Female1889–1977Female

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 1

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 26

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English (very common in England, especially in the south Midlands, and in Wales) and German (especially northwestern Germany): patronymic from the personal name Adam . In the U.S. this form has absorbed many patronymics and other derivatives of Adam in languages other than English. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • O W Adams, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Orum W Adams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Orum Adams in household of Ralston W Adams, "United States Census, 1880"

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