Gustave Arthur Adam

1890–1969 (Age 79)
Couvains, Manche, Normandy, France

The Life of Gustave Arthur

When Gustave Arthur Adam was born on 2 March 1890, in Couvains, Manche, Normandy, France, his father, Constant Felix Adam, was 27 and his mother, Louise Marie Merienne, was 27. He married Marie Louise Justine Feuillet on 20 September 1920, in Couvains, Manche, Normandy, France. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 20 August 1969, at the age of 79, and was buried in Brive-la-Gaillarde-Sud-Ouest, Brive-la-Gaillarde, Corrèze, Limousin, France.

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Gustave Arthur Adam
Marie Louise Justine Feuillet
Marriage: 20 September 1920
Desire Constant Adam
Denise Jeanne Marie-Louise ADAM

Spouse & Children

20 September 1920
Couvains, Manche, Normandy, France


Parents & Siblings

  • Constant Felix Adam


  • Louise Marie Merienne




World Events (8)

1894 · The Affair - Dreyfus is Accused of Treason

Age 4

The Dreyfus affair was a huge scandal in the late 19th century and early 20th century French. Alfred Dreyfus was born on October 9, 1859 in Mulhouse, France  and died on July 12, 1935 in Paris France. He was convicted of treason. He was accused of being a spy in the German embassy in France.

Age 10

Paris, France hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914 · World War I

Age 24

On July 31, 1914 French socialist leader, Jean Jaurés was murdered. A few days later Germany starts plans to invade France. Britain then started to occupy France. The battles that took place in France were First Battle of the Marne, Gallipoli, Jutland, Battle of Verdun, Battle of the Somme, and the Brusilov Offensive. 25 percent of the allied military deaths that happened in World War I were from France. Between civilian and military deaths France lost 1,697,800 people and 4,266,000 were wounded.

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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