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Rebecca Bothell Adams
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1834
Death: Mar. 1, 1877

Rebecca Bothell Adams was born in Indiana County, PA, the daughter of Campbell and Susanna Row Bothell, the 7th of 11 children. Her older siblings were: Sophia, Elizabeth, Adam Row, David Park, Susannah, and George; younger siblings were: James Campbell, Daniel, Robert Nickson, and William Anthony. She married James Nesbitt Adams (son of Samuel and Nancy Nesbit Adams) on Oct. 20, 1864. Their children were: Edwin Campbell, George Sherron, James Cozad, Milton Parks, Lorenzo Row, and Susan Charlotte. She died of inflammation of the bowels (probably appendicitis) when her youngest child Susan was 20 months old. Rebecca and her husband had moved from Pennsylvania to Rock Island County, IL with their exended family shortly after their marriage. All of their children were born in Illinois. Her daughter Susan Adams Schuessler said was sorry she was too young when her mother died to remember her, having been told she was a kind and loving wife and mother. Upon her sudden and untimely death, the family burial plot was purchased by Rebecca's father, Campbell Bothell. Her husband married Emma Davis Abbott 17 months after her death. 
 
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 Parents:
  Campbell Bothell (1795 - 1884)
  Susanna Rowe Bothell (1800 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  James Nesbit Adams (1834 - 1904)
 
 Children:
  Edward Campbell Adams (1867 - 1955)*
  George Sherron Adams (1868 - 1941)*
  James Cozad Adams (1870 - 1948)*
  Milton Parks Adams (1872 - 1956)*
  Lorenzo Row Adams (1873 - 1949)*
  Susan Charlotte Schuessler (1875 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  David Parks Bothell (1828 - 1897)*
  George Bothell (1832 - 1899)*
  Rebecca Bothell Adams (1834 - 1877)
  James Campbell Bothell (1836 - 1893)*
  Daniel Bothell (1839 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Shape of stone - tall pointed obelisk shape - four sided with inscriptions on each side
Right side:
Elizabeth Bothell
Died
Sept. 27, 1870
Aged 16 ys 2(?) ms 21(or 24) ds
Rebecca Bothell
Wife of J.N. Adams
Died Mar. 1, 1877
Aged 42 ys 3 ms 11 ds

 
Note: Large family gravestone has several inscriptions on sides plus a small individual marker with inscription of Rebecca which could be a marker for grave of Rebecca Adams (1862-1865) daughter of Samuel & Susannah Bothell Adams.
 
Burial:
Chippiannock Cemetery
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Ruth Myers
Record added: Oct 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43159121
Rebecca <i>Bothell</i> Adams
Added by: Ruth Myers
 
Rebecca <i>Bothell</i> Adams
Added by: Ruth Myers
 
Rebecca <i>Bothell</i> Adams
Added by: Ruth Myers
 
 
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-Anonymous
 Added: Oct. 9, 2012

- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Jul. 10, 2011
 
 
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