Adeline Josephine Tupy

1907–2002 (Age 95)
Wheatland, Rice, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Adeline Josephine

When Adeline Josephine Tupy was born on 25 August 1907, in Wheatland, Rice, Minnesota, United States, her father, Joseph J. Tupy, was 36 and her mother, Christina Schoenbauer, was 31. She married Wenceslas F. Herda on 20 September 1927, in Rice, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Rice, Minnesota, United States in 1907 and Lonsdale, Rice, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 17 September 2002, in Faribault, Rice, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Calvary Hill Cemetery, Lonsdale, Rice, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adeline Josephine Tupy
Wenceslas F. Herda
Marriage: 20 September 1927
Joseph W. Herda
Theodore Francis Herda
Florian John Herda

Spouse & Children

20 September 1927
Rice, Minnesota, United States


  • Male1929–2014Male

  • Theodore Francis Herda


  • Florian John Herda


Parents & Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home

Age 7

Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.

Age 25

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Tupý): unflattering nickname for a dull, insensitive, or apathetic person, from Czech tupý ‘thick’, ‘blunt’, ‘dull’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Adeline Herda in household of Wenceslas Herda, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Adeline Tupy in household of Joseph J Tupy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Adeline Tupy in household of Joseph J Tupy, "United States Census, 1920"

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