Grace H Adam

1905–1990 (Age 85)
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Grace H

When Grace H Adam was born about 1905, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Henry B Adam, was 34 and her mother, Jane E Dietrich, was 27. She married Francis D Smith in November 1922, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Richmond Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years. She died on 19 April 1990, in Topton, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Moselem, Richmond Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Grace H Adam
1905–1990
Francis D Smith
1897–1974
Marriage: November 1922
John David Smith
1923–2019
Dorothy May Smith
1925–1932
Earl Leroy Smith
1930–
Francis L Smith
1933–1998
Robert Carl Smith
1937–1965

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
November 1922
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(5)

  • John David Smith

    Male1923–2019Male

  • Dorothy May Smith

    Female1925–1932Female

  • Earl Leroy Smith

    Male1930–Male

  • Francis L Smith

    Male1933–1998Male

  • Robert Carl Smith

    Male1937–1965Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1871–1943Male

  • Jane E Dietrich

    Female1878–Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 0

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. 
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1929

Age 24

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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)

  • Grace D Smith in household of Frances D Smith, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Grace Smith in household of Francis Smith, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Grace H Adam in household of Henry B Adam, "United States Census, 1920"

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