Harold Atwell Adam

1902–1974 (Age 72)
Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia

The Life of Harold Atwell

Harold Atwell Adam was born in 1902, in Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia as the son of James Hunter Adam and Mary Rose Atwell. He married Mavis Victoria Gelfius in 1937, in Perth, Western Australia, Australia. He died on 26 August 1974, in Perth, Western Australia, Australia, at the age of 72, and was buried in Karrakatta Cemetery, Karrakatta, Western Australia, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Harold Atwell Adam
1902–1974
Mavis Victoria Gelfius
1911–1983
Marriage: 1937

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1937
Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Parents & Siblings

  • James Hunter Adam

    Male–1941Male

  • Female1873–1965Female

siblings

(7)

  • Evelyn Rose Adam

    Female1895–1978Female

  • James Henry Dalziel Adam

    Male1897–1974Male

  • Dorothy May Adam

    Female1899–1985Female

  • Male1902–1974Male

  • Edwyna Bertha Adam

    Female1904–1989Female

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1911

Age 9

Canberra is founded and designated as the capital. The Federal Capital Territory is established as an area of two 360 square kilometers in the Yass-Canberra district.
1914

Age 12

August: Australia becomes involved in World War One as Britain is preparing to declare war on Germany.
1921

Age 19

Edith Cowan is elected to the Western Australia Parlaiment. She is the first woman parliamentarian in Australia.

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)

  • Cemetery record
  • Birth record showing Reg. No.
  • Harold Atwell Adam in the Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985

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