|Birth: ||Oct. 21, 1865|
|Death: ||Aug. 8, 1958|
Jennie D. Oldham was born at Eddyville, Ia., Oct. 21, 1865, and passed away at the home of her daughter Aug. 8, 1958, at the age of 92 years, 0 months and 18 days.
She came to Nebraska at the age of ten years in a covered wagon with her parents and settled on the Oxbow.
She was united in marriage to Noah L. Adamson on Sept. 24, 1890. To this union were born one son and two daughters. One daughter passed away at the age of three and one-half years. Her husband preceded her in death on May 13, 1939.
She is survived by her son, Vernie and daughter-in-law, Berneice, of Hudson, Colo.; her daughter, Lola and son-in-law, Glen Skinner of Edgar; five grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter; one sister, Pearl Rennick and brother-in-law, O.E. Rennick of Nelson; and a number of nieces and nephews.
She was united with the Christian church (sic) at Oxbow at an early age and remained faithful to that church to the end.
Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, Aug. 11, at 2:30 in the Christian church (sic) at Edgar. Burial was in the Nelson cemetery (sic).
Relatives and friends from a distance who came to attend the funeral were Mr. and Mrs. V.A. Adamson, Hudson, Colo.; Mrs. Woodrow Stiles, Miss Shirley Chamn, Brighton, Colo.; Miss Bonnie Adamson, Lincoln; Mrs. Mary Screen, Mrs. Harry Counter, Mr. and Mrs. Lynn Morford, Mr. Elbert Adamson, Mr. Everett Adamson, Miss Lucille Adamson, Oberlin, Kans.; Mr. and Mrs. Forrest Peters and Delores, Wauneta; Mr. and Mrs. Dan Norwood, Bostwic; Mrs. Alta Adamson, Miss Jeanne McMullen, Lamar, Colo.; Mrs. Lena Bennett, Hastings; Mr. and Mrs. John Herman, Oak; Mr. Irvin Oldham, Miss Lulu Norwood, Fairfield; Mrs. Cecil Williams, Davenport; and Mr. and Mrs. H.M. Adamson, Mrs. Hazel Statz, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Adamson, Mrs. Verda Hauser, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Dillman and Mr. and Mrs. Dale Adamson, all of Nelson.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, August 14, 1958; pg. 5
James Oldham (1837 - 1908)
Charlotte Whited Oldham (1838 - 1919)
Noah Lewis Adamson (1862 - 1939)*
Vernie Albertis Adamson (1895 - 1971)*
Lora Winona Adamson (1898 - 1902)*
Lola Pearl Adamson Skinner (1905 - 1988)*
Rosinea Rice Oldham Norwood (1863 - 1941)*
Jennie Delphia Oldham Adamson (1865 - 1958)
Robert C Oldham (1871 - 1887)*
Mary E Oldham (1873 - 1877)*
Alpha N Oldham Grossman (1878 - 1937)*
Pearl Adell Oldham Rennick (1881 - 1964)*
Plot: Block 6, Lot 28
Maintained by: Brett Slocum
Originally Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Jun 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20144784