Ada Hershberger

1882–1960 (Age 78)
Elk Lick Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Ada

When Ada Hershberger was born on 2 March 1882, in Elk Lick Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Elias D Hershberger, was 46 and her mother, Elisabeth Miller, was 40. She lived in San Gabriel Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 24 April 1960, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Elias D Hershberger
Elisabeth Miller
Anna Hershberger
Sarah Hershberger
Joel Hershberger
Newman Hershberger
John Hershberger
Milton Elias Hershberger
Mary Hershberger
Harvey E. Hershberger
Ida C Hershberger
Lloyd Hershberger
Amanda Hershberger
Ada Hershberger
Cora Hershberger

Parents & Siblings

  • Elias D Hershberger


  • Elisabeth Miller




+8 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 9

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 21

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German or Jewish variant spelling of Herschberger .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ada Hershberger in household of Essie Love Jones, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ada Hershberger in household of Essie Love Jones, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ada Hershberger, "United States Census, 1920"

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