Harriett Adam

1897–1983 (Age 85)
St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life of Harriett

When Harriett Adam was born on 7 February 1897, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, John Adam, was 34 and her mother, Isabella Shiach, was 27. She died in 1983, in Banchory Ternan, Kincardineshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

John Adam
1862–1937
Isabella Shiach
1869–1953
Isabella Adam
1894–1920
Harriett Adam
1897–1983
John Adam
1900–1914
George Adam
1910–1999

Parents & Siblings

  • John Adam

    Male1862–1937Male

  • Female1869–1953Female

siblings

(4)

  • Isabella Adam

    Female1894–1920Female

  • Female1897–1983Female

  • John Adam

    Male1900–1914Male

  • George Adam

    Male1910–1999Male

World Events (8)

1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 7

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1908

Age 11

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1924

Age 27

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

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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