Ethel May Adam

1898–1989 (Age 90)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Ethel May

When Ethel May Adam was born on 4 June 1898, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, her father, Robert Adam, was 32 and her mother, Rosina Hore, was 29. She married Frank Eugene Robertson on 22 September 1915, in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada. She lived in Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States in 1920 and King, Washington, United States in 1930. She died on 19 January 1989, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Ethel May Adam
Frank Eugene Robertson
Marriage: 22 September 1915

Spouse & Children

22 September 1915
Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada

Parents & Siblings

  • Robert Adam


  • Female1868–1945Female



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World Events (8)

1899 · Mount Rainier National Park is Established

Age 1

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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Ethel M Robertson in household of Frank E Robertson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ethel M Robertson in household of Frank E Robertson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ethel Adam in household of Robert Adam, "Canada Census, 1901"

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