Adam J. Lieb

31 May 1853–14 January 1916 (Age 62)
Nicktown, Barr Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Adam J.

When Adam J. Lieb was born on 31 May 1853, in Nicktown, Barr Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Adam Lieb, was 40 and his mother, Elizabeth Vogl, was 35. He had at least 7 sons and 4 daughters with Mary Cecilia Luther. He lived in Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Barr Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died on 14 January 1916, in Nicktown, Barr Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Saint Nicholas Cemetery, Nicktown, Barr Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adam J. Lieb
Mary Cecilia Luther
Rose Mary Lieb
Augustine Aloysius Lieb
William Henry Lieb
Bernetta Leib
Albert Cuthbert Lieb
Louis Joseph Lieb
Rubin Gilbert Lieb
Raymond A Lieb
Earl J Lieb
Marie Cecelia Lieb
Bertha A Lieb

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World Events (8)

Age 10
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
Age 10
The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
Age 17
Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a pleasant or agreeable person, from Middle High German liep ‘dear’, ‘beloved’; Yiddish lib or German lieb. This word was also used as a personal name, both alone (German) and in compounds (German and Jewish).2 German (of Slavic origin): from a short form of the various compound Slavic personal names formed with lubo- ‘love’ as the first element.

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

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Sources (13)

  • Adam Leab in household of Adam Leab, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Adam Lieb, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Adam J Leib, "United States Census, 1900"

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