Gustav Adam

1902–1963 (Age 61)
McLean, North Dakota, United States

The Life of Gustav

When Gustav Adam was born on 27 September 1902, in McLean, North Dakota, United States, his father, Friedrich Adam, was 22 and his mother, Amalia Kundt, was 21. He married Mabel Lena Kortmeyer on 19 January 1930, in Boyd, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Kootenay 1, East Kootenay, British Columbia, Canada in 1911 and Basin Township, Boyd, Nebraska, United States in 1930. He died on 16 December 1963, in South Dakota, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Lake Andes, Charles Mix, South Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gustav Adam
1902–1963
Mabel Lena Kortmeyer
1911–2002
Marriage: 19 January 1930
Alice Adams
1930–2002
Albert Fred Adam
1930–2011

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
19 January 1930
Boyd, Nebraska, United States
children

(2)

  • Female1930–2002Female

  • Albert Fred Adam

    Male1930–2011Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

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.
1904

Age 2

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 17

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

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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Gustave Adam

The following is a brief note from the 'Saga of the Missouri River Reveille' compiled by Adeline S. Gnirk as the request of the Fort Randall-Fairfax-Bonesteel Chapter of the Gregory Co. Historical Soc …

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Sources (3)

  • Gustav Adams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gus Adam in entry for Alice Adam, "South Dakota, School Records, 1879-1970"
  • Gus Adam in entry for Alice Adam, "South Dakota, School Records, 1879-1970"

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