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William Adams
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1855
Parowan
Iron County
Utah, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 1938
Parowan
Iron County
Utah, USA

info from: Daughters of Utah Pioneers Obituary Scrapbook

Thurs 1-6-38

PAROWAN--Funeral services for William Adams, 82, retired banker and L. D. S. church leader of Iron county, were conducted Wednesday afternoon in Parowan East L. D. S. ward chapel. Burial was in Parowan city cemetery.
Born in Parowan in 1855, he had lived all his life in the Iron county seat. He was a son of William and Mary Ann Leach Adams, pioneers of Parowan.
In 1878 he married the late Mary Jane Richards in St. George L. D. S. temple. He married Mabel Mitchell Rose in the Manti temple 25 years later.


Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Mabel Adams; five sons, James L., Randall and Howard Adams, Parowan; Morgan Adams, California, and Emerson Adams, Spokane, Wash., and a daughter, Mrs. Mabel A. McDonald, Mesa, Ariz.; 11 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; three stepdaughters, Zella R. Whitney, Pearl R. Hoyle and Vera R. McShane, all of Parowan, and a half-brother, Frank Adams of San Juan county.  
 
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 Parents:
  William Adams (1822 - 1901)
  Mary Ann Leech Adams (1821 - 1902)
 
 Spouses:
  Mabel Mitchell Adams Warren (1871 - 1953)
  Mary Jane Richards Adams (1857 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  William R. Adams (1878 - 1927)*
  James L. Adams (1880 - 1944)*
  Maud Adams (1904 - 1905)*
  Thomas Randall Adams (1906 - 1975)*
  Frank Mitchell Adams (1908 - 1936)*
  Emerson Adams (1910 - 1975)*
  Howard Mitchell Adams (1912 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Adams (1843 - 1927)*
  James Jamison Adams (1848 - 1922)*
  Anna Catherine Adams Ward (1850 - 1908)*
  Hugh Leech Adams (1852 - 1905)*
  Margaret Adams Richards (1853 - 1921)*
  William Adams (1855 - 1938)
  George Albert Adams (1864 - 1935)**
  John Ernest Adams (1866 - 1936)**
  Brigham Adams (1868 - 1868)**
  Joseph Fredrick Adams (1870 - 1899)**
  Anna M. Adams (1874 - 1874)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Parowan City Cemetery
Parowan
Iron County
Utah, USA
Plot: 02-02-03
 
Created by: Cracraft Proud
Record added: Aug 08, 2005
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William Adams
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