Harvey Guenther Adam

1929–2014 (Age 85)
Boerne, Kendall, Texas, United States

The Life of Harvey Guenther

When Harvey Guenther Adam was born on 15 September 1929, in Boerne, Kendall, Texas, United States, his father, Hugo Guenther Adam, was 28 and his mother, Etelka Hofheinz, was 21. He lived in Justice Precinct 6, Kendall, Texas, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1950. He died on 5 October 2014, in Kendall, Texas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Boerne, Kendall, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hugo Guenther Adam
Etelka Hofheinz
Lenore Janice Adam
Harvey Guenther Adam
Carolyn Kay Adam

Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1930 · Carlsbad Caverns Established

Age 1

Carlsbad Caverns in Carlsbad, New Mexico, became a National Park on May 14, 1930. Tourists can explore the caverns through guided and self-guided tours. In the 1960's, an amphitheater opened and started where tourists can sit and watch as the bats exit the cave for the night. The only part of the caverns that is off limits to tourists is where the bats come out.

Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1954 · Right to Serve on Juries

Age 25

In 1954, women finally won the right to serve on juries.

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)

  • Harvey Adam in household of Hugo G Adam, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harvey Adam in household of Hugo G Adam, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harvey Guenther Adam, "Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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