He was the first child born in the U.S. to his parents and family who came to the U.S. from Germany in 1853.
Read Descendants of Francis M. Finger
Found him on the 1860 Jackson, Washington, Indiana census (img 2) age 6.
Found him on the 1870 New Albany Ward 2, Floyd, Indiana census (img 7) as Adam Finger
age 16, app. Wagon Maker
Found him on the 1880 Jackson, Washington, Indiana census (dist 177 img 3) age 25, laborer, single, living at home.