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Joseph Adam
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1847
Death: Jan. 25, 1924

Joseph Adam, proprietor of Tell City Hub Manufactory, is a native of Baden, Germany, born 19 Mar 1847. He is one of a family of ten children born to the marriage of Damion Adam and Walburga Keller, also natives of Germany. He remained at home until reaching manhood, receiving a fair education. He learned the carpenter's trade and followed it in his native country untill 1866, when he came to the United States and worked at his trade in Cincinnati and New Albany, Ind. In 1870 he came to Tell City and worked in furniture and chair factories until 1882, when he embarked in his present business, in which he is meeting with fair success. In 1868 he married Catherine (Stroble) Reichle, a native of Baden, by whom he is the father of three children, Charles A., Katie, and Joseph. Both he and his wife are members of the Catholic church, and he is also a member of the I.O.O.F. In politics Mr Adam is a Democrate, and is at present a member of the town council.
History of Perry County, IN. Goodspeed, 1885 
 
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 Spouse:
  Katharine Strobel Adam (1839 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  Charles A. Adam (1871 - 1937)*
  Katherine A. Adam (1875 - 1951)*
  Joseph Adam (1880 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Tell City
Perry County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Christina
Record added: Jan 06, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 122900407
Joseph Adam
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