Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Adamses in:
 • Delaware Cemetery
 • Dingmans Ferry
 • Pike County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
William Edwin Adams
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 8, 1832
Greater London, England
Death: Sep. 29, 1908
Dingmans Ferry
Pike County
Pennsylvania, USA

The son of Henry & Margaret Adams

Married Clara Crouch September 4, 1860 Manhattan, New York, USA

Published in the Pike County Press, Milford, PA, 1909 was a letter to the editor by Edward S. Cross about William Adams transcribed below:

In Memory of W. E. Adams,

Mr. Editor: I have recently learned of the great loss which the church, the community and society in Pike County sustained in the death, last autumn, of Mr. W.E. Adams, of Dingman's Ferry. To many, indeed, in that county, and elsewhere, the loss of one so able and amiable, so worthy and useful, will be felt as a personal loss. There are not very many men as worthy as he; and of those who are, there are few who are as thoroughly lovable. And among those who are both worthy and lovable, how few are found, who equal Mr. Adams in that which was, perhaps, his most individual distinction - the power of radiating from his countenance, his speech, his manner, his very presence, a sustained, and genial, and all-comforting sunshine - and that without effort, and almost unconsciously, May his memory and his example long be cherished, and may the Divine consolations be with the loved ones who survive him.

Edward S. Cross

Family links: 
  Clara Crouch Adams (1840 - 1910)
  William Edmund Adams (1866 - 1934)*
  Henry Walton Adams (1870 - 1954)*
  Arthur Melville Adams (1874 - 1947)*
*Calculated relationship
Grant them rest
Delaware Cemetery
Dingmans Ferry
Pike County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot 1 Section 120 Grave 5
Created by: Nicole
Record added: Feb 14, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105217323
William Edwin Adams
Added by: Nicole
William Edwin Adams
Added by: Nicole
William Edwin Adams
Added by: Nicole
There are 3 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service