Gusse Ernest Adam

1897–2003 (Age 106)
Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States

The Life of Gusse Ernest

When Gusse Ernest Adam was born on 11 February 1897, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, his father, Mr. Herman Adam, was 27 and his mother, Isabella or Isa Noe, was 15. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Fredia Elizabeth Smee. He lived in Lindsay Judicial Township, Tulare, California, United States in 1940. He died on 23 October 2003, in Lindsay, Tulare, California, United States, at the age of 106, and was buried in Lindsay, Tulare, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gusse Ernest Adam
Fredia Elizabeth Smee
Chester Burton Adam
Doreen Adam
Gerald E Adam

Spouse & Children

  • Male1897–2003Male

  • Fredia Elizabeth Smee




  • Male1926–2014Male

  • Gerald E Adam


  • Doreen Adam


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1869–1951Male

  • Isabella or Isa Noe




  • Male1897–2003Male

  • Clara J. Adams


  • Clara Jessie Adam


  • Augustus or Ernest Adam


  • Ira Earl Adam


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1899 · Mount Rainier National Park is Established

Age 2

Mount Rainier was established as a state park on March 2, 1899 with legislation was signed by President McKinley. Mount Rainier is a volcanic peak surrounded by forests.

Age 30

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)

  • Earnest G Adam, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Gusse E Adam, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Earnest Gusse Adam, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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