Harriet Anne Adam

1863–1944 (Age 80)
Monymusk, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Harriet Anne

When Harriet Anne Adam was born on 16 March 1863, in Monymusk, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Adam, was 37 and her mother, Jane Shewan, was 35. She died in 1944, in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Harriet Anne Adam
George Ewen

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Robert Adam


  • Jane Shewan




  • Jane Adam


  • Peter Adam


  • Margaret Adam


  • Benjamin Adams


  • Male1859–1945Male

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World Events (8)

1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

Age 5

The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.

Age 21

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1885 · Creation of the Secretary of State for Scotland.

Age 22

The post of Secretary for Scotland was established in 1885 after the need arose after establishing different departments for the benefit of the communities.

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 (2)

  • Harriot Ann Adam in household of Jane Adam, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • Harriet Anne Adam, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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