Harold A Adam

1917–1998 (Age 81)
Texas, United States

The Life of Harold A

When Harold A Adam was born on 8 April 1917, in Texas, United States, his father, Alexias John Adam, was 30 and his mother, Hilda M Schwarz, was 22. He lived in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 8, Bexar, Texas, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 27 October 1998, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 81.

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Alexias John Adam
Hilda M Schwarz
Harold A Adam

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 12

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Harry Van Housten in household of D H Van Housten, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harold A Adam in household of David H Van Houten, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harold Adam in household of Alex J Adam, "United States Census, 1920"

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