Ida Haufler Adam‘s birthday is today! She was born on 25 September 1871 in Kendall County. When family and friends talked about her, they always had wonderful things to say. While researching at the Comfort Heritage Foundation Archives in Comfort, Texas, this summer, I discovered she was mentioned in the Boerne portion of the Comfort News. “About forty friends and neighbors of Mrs. Julius Adam met at her home on Friday night and surprised her in honor of her birthday anniversary. At the appropriate hour refreshments of cake, sandwiches and coffee were served.” What a wonderful celebration for a special lady. Happy Birthday, Grandma Adam!
If you don’t recount your family history, it will be lost. Honor your own stories and tell them too. The tales may not seem very important, but they are what binds families and makes each of us who we are. Madeleine L’Engle
Remember the days of old; consider the generations long past. Ask your father and he will tell you, your elders, and they will explain to you –Deuteronomy 32:7
To forget one’s ancestors is to be a brook without a source, a tree without roots – Chinese Proverb
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