Orton Horace Adams

1900–1976 (Age 76)
Trimble, Kentucky, USA

The Life of Orton Horace

When Orton Horace Adams was born on 27 March 1900, his father, Victor Owen Adams, was 30 and his mother, Emma L Barnes, was 25. He died on 25 November 1976, at the age of 76.

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Orton Horace Adams
Grace Reathel Doll

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Victor Owen Adams


  • Emma L Barnes




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 (1)

  • Orton H Adams in household of Victor O Adams, "United States Census, 1900"

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