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Pvt Alexander William Adams
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Birth: Jun., 1842
Chariton County
Missouri, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1904
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Alexander was the son of George and Cynthia Adam. Siblings included John, Mary, Joseph, Matilda, Harriett, James, and Virginia. During the Civil War Alexander was a Private with the 12th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry. Following the war Alexander moved back home, became a farmer, and married Unknown Ashby. However, she died soon after giving birth to their son Henry in 1868. Alexander married Mary Martin January 17, 1871 in Chariton County, Missouri. Known children born to them were Loula, Willie, Caleb, Homer, Alexander, Frank, Fred, Ollie, George, and Grace. 
Family links: 
  George Francis Adams (1816 - 1896)
  Mary Louisa Martin Adams (1850 - 1935)*
  Caleb Martin Adams (1875 - 1951)*
  Homer Clarence Adams (1878 - 1935)*
  Frank Adams (1879 - 1946)*
  Ollie W Adams (1883 - 1945)*
  George F Adams (1887 - 1941)*
  John Wesley Adams (1841 - 1920)*
  Alexander William Adams (1842 - 1904)
  Jose P Adams (1847 - 1923)*
  Nannie E. Adams Newlin (1863 - 1907)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Hill Cemetery
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Hether Pearson
Record added: Jun 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38215023
Pvt Alexander William Adams
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Co E, 1st MO Cavalry, Gordon's Regt, Shelby's Brigade. Thank you for your service and sacrifices for the CSA; you are not forgotten.
- JM Herman, SCV & MO Confederate Flaggers
 Added: Apr. 20, 2014
Served under Shelby & Si Gordon. Civil war veteran.
- k75evad
 Added: Mar. 11, 2014

- Hether Pearson
 Added: Jun. 12, 2009

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