Hebert B Adam

1894–1956 (Age 62)
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Hebert B

When Hebert B Adam was born on 25 February 1894, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Albert Robert Adam, was 20 and his mother, Nevada Adam Adam, was 17. He married Katie Gift in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. He lived in Greenwich Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. He died on 6 October 1956, in Douglass Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Perry Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Hebert B Adam
Katie Gift

Spouse & Children

Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Albert Robert Adam


  • Nevada Adam Adam




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 11

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. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 18

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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 (2)

  • Herbert B Adam, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Herbert B. Adam in entry for George Benjamin Adam and Esther Mabel Anthony, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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