Hannah Tobias Adam

1859–1946 (Age 87)
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Hannah Tobias

When Hannah Tobias Adam was born on 17 June 1859, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William K Adam, was 32 and her mother, Franey Tobias, was 26. She married Charles Edward Miller on 19 March 1889, in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Alsace Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860 and Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States for about 40 years. She died on 8 September 1946, in Wyomissing, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hannah Tobias Adam
Charles Edward Miller
Marriage: 19 March 1889
Jacob Adam Miller

Spouse & Children

  • Female1859–1946Female

  • Charles Edward Miller


19 March 1889
Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States


  • Jacob Adam Miller


Parents & Siblings

  • William K Adam


  • Franey Tobias




  • Emma C Adam


  • John Adam


  • Female1859–1946Female

  • William Adam


World Events (8)


Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 4

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 23

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Hebrew: In Hebrew, the scriptural name Adhám signifies "man," literally earthy or red earth; one authority says the name in Ethiopic means to be fair or beautiful. From this name comes the nurse-name Addy, or little Adam. The Gaelic form is Adambh. Adamina is a female name formed from Adam.

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Sources (3)

  • Hannah Adam in household of Franklin E. Fies, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Hannah Adams in household of William Adams, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Hannah Adam in household of William Adam, "United States Census, 1860"

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