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James Walter Adams
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Birth: Sep. 14, 1840
Harrison County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 1910
Winfield
Cowley County
Kansas, USA

Jamas W. Adams was born in Harrison county, Indiana September 14,1840. When the civil war broke out he was attending DePauw University and on the 15th day of August 1862 he enlisted in Company H of the 66th Regiment of Indiana Infantry and served his country at the front until June 6th, 1865 when he was honorably discharged as a corporal. He married Elizabeth Ellis Coble June 20th, 1869. To this union seven children were born.

After his service in the civil war he spent twenty years in public school teaching, being associated for a number of years with one who was at that time the oldest school teacher in the United States. He was made a Mason At Hardinsburg, Indiana over 35 years ago and was a member of the Dexter lodge. He was elder and treasurer of the First Presbyterian Church of Newton Kansas.

Known children:

Cora Blanche (Mooris) Adams 1870-1943
Oliver Morton Adams 1872-1873
Maithena May (Glass) Adams 1875
Mina Lois (Silliman) Adams 1878-1964
Edith Alma (Roby) Adams 1880-1962
Anna Ellis Adams 1885-1912
James Blaine Adams 1889-1963



 
 
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 Parents:
  Leander Franklin Adams (1812 - 1880)
  Frances Whitman Adams (1815 - 1860)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ellis Coble Adams (1852 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Maithena May Adams Glass (1875 - 1949)*
  Mina Lois Adams Silliman (1878 - 1964)*
  Anna Ellis Adams (1885 - 1912)*
  James Blaine Adams (1889 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  John F Adams (1839 - 1839)*
  James Walter Adams (1840 - 1910)
  Albert M Adams (1844 - 1855)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Adams Lee (1845 - 1918)*
  Eliza Abigail Adams Martin (1853 - 1918)*
  Samuel S. Adams (1858 - 1861)*
  Isaac H Adams (1860 - 1860)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Newton
Harvey County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: JULIAN WALL
Record added: May 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52925240
James Walter Adams
Added by: JULIAN WALL
 
James Walter Adams
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James Walter Adams
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- Marci Sue
 Added: Jul. 26, 2014
Co. H. 66th. Regiment Indiana Infantry
- JULIAN WALL
 Added: Jul. 6, 2010
 
 
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