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Martha Ellen Stogdale Adams
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1850
Randolph County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1920
Moweaqua
Shelby County
Illinois, USA

Martha Ellen Stogdale was born to William Stogdale and Susan Gashwiler Stogdale in Randolph County, Missouri. She was a sister to John, Louisa (Hicks) and Virenda (Shores). Her father died in 1850 while searching for gold in California. Her mother remarried to a Robert Adams by which Martha had several half brothers and sisters. Martha married John C. Adams of Moweaqua, Illinois in 1867. They had several children including Ellington, Ada (Kirkman), Zora (McGrath), Jessie (Bramblett) and Gracie (who died in infancy). Martha and John are buried in unmarked graves in the Adams-Gorden Cemetery near their daughter Gracie. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Stogdale (1824 - 1850)
  Susan Elizabeth Gashwiler Adams (1823 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  John Calhoun Adams (1844 - 1918)
 
 Children:
  Ada Lee Adams Kirkman (1868 - 1905)*
  Ellington C. Adams (1871 - 1932)*
  Eureka Adams Taylor (1872 - 1957)*
  Zora W. Adams McGrath (1875 - 1970)*
  Jessie E. Adams Bramblett (1878 - 1962)*
  Gracie B. Adams (1882 - 1883)*
 
 Siblings:
  John James Stogdale (1844 - 1923)**
  Louisa Elizabeth Stogdale Hicks (1847 - 1929)*
  Virenda Margaret Stogdale Shores (1848 - 1916)*
  Martha Ellen Stogdale Adams (1850 - 1920)
  William Henry Adams (1857 - 1932)**
  Simeon Francis Adams (1859 - 1942)**
  Nettie Adams Reynolds (1861 - 1940)**
  Emma Lee Adams Carpenter (1865 - 1909)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Adams Gorden Cemetery
Christian County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Dale B. Smith
Record added: Jan 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83056370
Martha Ellen <i>Stogdale</i> Adams
Added by: Dale B. Smith
 
 
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