Adam Greely Slack

21 March 1893–31 January 1969 (Age 75)
Tyrone, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Adam Greely

When Adam Greely Slack was born on 21 March 1893, his father, George McClellan Slack, was 32 and his mother, Annie Elizabeth Gorsuch, was 34. He married Carmie Theresa HITE on 6 July 1914, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 31 January 1969, at the age of 75.

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Adam Greely Slack
Carmie Theresa HITE
Marriage: 6 July 1914
Arlie T Isenberg

Spouse and Children


    Carmie Theresa HITE


6 July 1914
New York, United States


    Arlie T Isenberg


Parents and Siblings

    George McClellan Slack


    Annie Elizabeth Gorsuch




    Frank J Slack


    Elsie V Slack


    James C Slack


    Clarence S Slack



Name Meaning

1 English and Dutch: nickname for an idle person, from Middle Dutch slac, Middle English slack, ‘lazy’, ‘careless’.2 English: topographic name from northern Middle English slack ‘shallow valley’ (Old Norse slakki), or a habitational name from one of the places named with this word, for example near Stainland and near Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire.3 Scottish (Dumfriesshire): habitational name, maybe from Slake or Slack in Roberton, Roxburghshire (now part of Borders region).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Adam G Slack, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Adam G Slack in household of Leckey S Hite, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Adam G Slack in household of George M Slack, "United States Census, 1900"

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