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Elisha Berryman Adams
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Birth: Jan. 14, 1887
Louisiana, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1926
Center
Shelby County
Texas, USA

Son of Annie Ansley and Bill Adams, both b. in LA

Elisha Adams was born near Logansport, Louisiana, on January 14, 1886. He lived in Shelby County, TX, about 30 years. He died at his home following a 7-week illness from an abscess of the liver. Survivors included his wife, 3 children, 8 brothers and sisters, and his father. His mother had died 4 years earlier.

Sources:

Obituary, The Champion, December 1, 1926, reprinted in Mildred Cariker Pinkston, Obituaries of Early Pioneers, Shelby County, Texas, Center: Center Printing Co., 1985, II:92

Mangum Funeral Home files, Center, TX 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Thomas Adams (1855 - 1934)
  Annie Ansley Adams (1861 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Gettys S. Cross Adams (1890 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joe Calvin Adams (1883 - 1970)*
  Maggie Adams Owens (1884 - 1973)*
  Elisha Berryman Adams (1887 - 1926)
  Mossie Adams Singletary (1889 - 1976)*
  William Paschal Adams (1890 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ramah Cemetery
Tenaha
Shelby County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Gravestone Recorder
Record added: Jun 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38673760
Elisha Berryman Adams
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Elisha Berryman Adams
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