Harry G Adam

1888–1972 (Age 84)
Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Harry G

When Harry G Adam was born in 1888, in Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Heinrich Adam, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Lander, was 28. He had at least 1 daughter with Jeanette Marshal. He died on 22 January 1972, in his hometown, at the age of 84, and was buried in Erie Cemetery, Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry G Adam
Jeanette Marshal
Helen Adam Laird

Spouse & Children



Parents & Siblings

  • Heinrich Adam


  • Female1860–1948Female



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 17

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 22

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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 (1)

  • Harry Adam in entry for Helen Adam Laird, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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