Eva Alvena Adam

1904–1987 (Age 82)
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Eva Alvena

When Eva Alvena Adam was born on 27 June 1904, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Edward Charles Adam, was 28 and her mother, Katie A D Herb, was 21. She married Arthur Harold Ahrens on 17 January 1925, in Richmond Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 5 June 1987, in Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Reiffton, Exeter Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Eva Alvena Adam
Arthur Harold Ahrens
Marriage: 17 January 1925
Robert H Ahrens

Spouse & Children

17 January 1925
Richmond Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States


  • Robert H Ahrens


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World Events (8)

1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 1

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 2

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.

Age 23

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Eva A Adam Ahrens in entry for Robert H Ahrens, "Pennsylvania Obituaries, 1977-2010"
  • Eva in entry for Elnora M White, "Pennsylvania Obituaries, 1977-2010"
  • Eva A Ahrens in entry for Arthur H Ahrens, "Pennsylvania Obituaries, 1977-2010"

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