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George Adams
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1844
Hamburg-Mitte, Germany
Death: May 23, 1905
Jefferson County
Texas, USA

Born in Germany, his name was anglicized upon arrival; no know record of his German name; a suggestion from W.T. Block was his German name may have been Acker. Husband of Orinda Hester Ann Scott. He was a succesful lumberman; owner of the Cow Creek Tram Company, and Call Mercantile Company, in Call, Texas. Famous in the lumber industry in East Texas, his name appears on several Texas State Historical markers in Newton Co., Texas. Some of info. from the late East Texas historian W.T.Block of Nederland, Tex. One published account states that he served in the Union Army at the Battle of Shiloh & in the Indian Teritories after the war. 
Family links: 
  Orinda Hester Ann Scott Adams (1860 - 1942)*
  George Adams (1882 - 1913)*
  Mamie Adams (1884 - 1885)*
  Arthur Jacob Adams (1885 - 1961)*
  Leopold Sheridan Adams (1888 - 1972)*
  Hampton Adams (1891 - 1891)*
  May Adams (1898 - 1957)*
  Ernest Scott Adams (1900 - 1954)*
  Henry Clay Adams (1902 - 1973)*
*Calculated relationship
Magnolia Cemetery
Jefferson County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Dan Hill
Originally Created by: Freddie
Record added: Mar 30, 2004
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- Kay Parker McCary
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Thank you for your Confederate service. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Mar. 21, 2011
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