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Sophia Ann Bailey Adkins
Birth: Feb. 23, 1845
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1902
Joplin
Jasper County
Kansas, USA


Sophia Ann Bailey Adkins
23 February 1845 - 08 July 1902

Mother of ten children, five still living, Curley, Grant, Jacob & Lettie.

Bio from Mary Parmele

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Mother of ten, five still living in 1902. Husband, William T. Adkins, children living in 1902 were: Luella G. Adkins Vitt, Ulysses Grant Adkins, Albert Jacob Adkins, William Cornelius Adkins and Anzalettie Adkins.

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Sophia Ann Bailey Adkins was born 23 February 1845 in Springfield Illinois.

She died 08 July 1902 Galena Kansas.

She met and married William Taylor Adkins, a civil war veteran, who was farming wheat and other grains in several areas in the Midwest.

They were the parents of ten children of which five survived to adulthood.

The survivors were:

My grandmother:
Vitt, Luella Gertrude "Ella" Adkins 105952573
b. Dec. 12, 1866 d. Jun. 27, 1938

Adkins, Ulysses Grant "Grant" 108475359
b. 1881 d. Jul. 28, 1918

Adkins, Albert Jacob "Jake" 108672339
b. Feb. 21, 1884 d. Jun. 9, 1941

William Cornelius 'Curl' Adkins

Muller, Anzalettie "Lettie" Adkins 108515890
b. Mar. 6, 1888 d. Oct. 12, 1933

Bio from frank stegmiller (#48059317)

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http://preview.tinyurl.com/c5v9gom

? Lincoln Street, Own Mortgage Free House

Sophia Adkins

United States Census, 1900; 04 June

Name: Sophia Adkins
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1900
Event Place: ED 21 Garden Township Galena City Ward 3, Cherokee, Kansas, United States
Birth Date: Jan 1845
Birthplace: Illinois
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Father's Birthplace: Illinois
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Race: White
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Years Married:
Marriage Year (Estimated):
Mother of how many children: 10
Number of Living Children: 5
Immigration Year:
Page: 6
Sheet Letter: A
Family Number: 134
Reference ID: 27
GS Film number: 1240474
Digital Folder Number: 004120137
Image Number: 00017

Household Gender Age Birthplace

27. Head Sophia Adkins F 55 Jan 1845 Widowed; Mother of how many children: 10; Number of Living Children: 5; Illinois; Parent's Birthplace: Illinois
28. Son Curley L Adkins M 22 May 1878 Single: Illinois; Father's Birthplace: Tennessee; Mother's Birthplace: Illinois; Zinc ore mining
29. Son Grant Adkins M 20 May 1880 Single Illinois; Father's Birthplace: Tennessee; Mother's Birthplace: Illinois; Zinc ore mining
30. Son Jacob Adkins M 15 Mar 1887 Kansas; Father's Birthplace: Tennessee; Mother's Birthplace: Illinois; Zinc ore mining
31. Dau. Lettie Adkins F 13 Feb 1885 Kansas; Father's Birthplace: Tennessee; Mother's Birthplace: Illinois

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MMTW-P8T : accessed 06 Apr 2013), Sophia Adkins, 1900.

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http://preview.tinyurl.com/bwud7wq

Wm Adkins

United States Census, 1900; 7th June

Name: Wm Adkins
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1900
Event Place: ED 19 Garden Township Galena City Ward 1, Cherokee, Kansas, United States
Birth Date: Oct 1847
Birthplace: Tennessee
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Race: White
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Widowed
Years Married:
Marriage Year (Estimated):
Mother of how many children:
Number of Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Page: 8
Sheet Letter: B
[Number: 98 [216 ?N Main St.]] Own Mortgage Free House, North & South Main is confusing to me.
Family Number: 158
Reference ID: 98
GS Film number: 1240473
Digital Folder Number: 004120136
Image Number: 00873

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MMTW-6ML : accessed 06 Apr 2013), Wm Adkins, 1900.

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William T. Adkins

United States Census, 1880

Name: William T. Adkins
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1880
Event Place: Tallula, Menard, Illinois
Gender: Male
Age: 33
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Farmer
Race (Original):
Ethnicity: American
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Birthplace: Tennessee
Birth Date: 1847
Spouse's Name: Sophia Adkins
Spouse's Birthplace: Illinois
Father's Name:
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Page: 241
Page Letter: A
Entry Number: 220
Affiliate Film Number: T9-0236
GS Film number: 1254236
Digital Folder Number: 004240543
Image Number: 00269

Household Gender Age Birthplace

Self William T. Adkins M 33 1847 Tennessee; Parent's Birthplace: Tennessee; Farmer
Wife Sophia Adkins F 34 1846 Illinois; Parent's Birthplace: Illinois; Keeping House
Daughter Louella Adkins F 11 1869 Illinois
Daughter Minerva Adkins F 10 1870 Illinois
Daughter Nellie Adkins F 8 1872 Illinois
Daughter Grace Adkins F 5 1875 Illinois
Son Curly C. Adkins M 3 1877 Illinois
Son Not Name Adkins M 0 1880 Illinois

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MXVT-6GY : accessed 06 Apr 2013), William T. Adkins, 1880.

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I see where the death date is from. but I'm not sure they are the same person.

http://preview.tinyurl.com/brsh8k8

William T Adkins

United States, Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933

Name: William T Adkins
Beneficiary's Name:
Beneficiary 2 Name:
Event Type: Pension
Event Date: 1907-1933
Event Place: United States
Form Type: Army Invalid
Death Date: 27 Aug 1909
Affiliate Publication Title: Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933
Affiliate Publication Number: M850
Affiliate Film Number: 14
GS Film number: 1634049
Digital Folder Number: 004691768
Image Number: 00195

Citing this Record

"United States, Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K6WB-746 : accessed 06 Apr 2013), William T Adkins, 1907-1933.


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There isn't enough info here to be sure they are the same persons either, Bale or Bailey?

William T. Adkins Or Atkins

Illinois, Marriages, 1815-1935

Name: William T. Adkins Or Atkins
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Age:
Spouse's Name: Sophia A. Bale
Spouse's Birth Date:
Spouse's Birthplace:
Spouse's Age:
Event Date: 09 Jan 1868
Event Place: Mason, Illinois
Father's Name:
Mother's Name:
Spouse's Father's Name:
Spouse's Mother's Name:
Race (Original):
Marital Status:
Previous Wife's Name:
Spouse's Race (Original):
Spouse's Marital Status:
Spouse's Previous Husband's Name:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M53376-1
System Origin: Illinois-ODM
GS Film number: 1313033
Reference ID:

Citing this Record

"Illinois, Marriages, 1815-1935," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V2PS-4PB : accessed 06 Apr 2013), William T. Adkins Or Atkins and Sophia A. Bale, 1868.

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Family links: 
 Spouse:
  William Taylor Adkins (1847 - 1909)
 
 Children:
  Luella Gertrude Adkins Vitt (1866 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Galena Cemetery
Galena
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA
Plot: S-E- 1/4 lot # 138
 
Maintained by: Orlena
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Sep 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21748284
Sophia Ann <i>Bailey</i> Adkins
Added by: Laura Charles
 
Sophia Ann <i>Bailey</i> Adkins
Added by: frank stegmiller
 
Sophia Ann <i>Bailey</i> Adkins
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Mike Maxton
 
 
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Rest in peace Mrs. Adkins
- Laura Charles
 Added: Apr. 25, 2013
 
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