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Martha Gertrude Howell Adams
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1879
Davis County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 18, 1955
Atlantic
Cass County
Iowa, USA

Mrs. Mattie Adams, resident of the Fletcher Chapel vicinity, died this morning at 3:15 at the Atlantic Memorial Hospital, where she had been a patient since Sunday. Mrs. Adams suffered a stroke Saturday morning at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Nichols. Mrs. Adams, the daughter of George and Matilda [sic] Howell, was born March 25, 1881 [sic], in Davis County and came with her parents to Coon Rapids when a girl and later made her home with a sister, Mrs. Minnie Read of Cumberland. She was married Feb. 22, 1898, to Jacob Adams at the home of her sister near Cumberland and they farmed south of Atlantic until his death in 1939. Mrs. Adams was a member of the Coon Rapids Christian Church, but attended the Fletcher Chapel Methodist Church for many years. Surviving besides the daughter, Mrs. Paul Nichols, are a son, Kenneth Adams of Ranier, Ore.; a brother, Bert Howell of Coon Rapids; a sister, Mrs. Fred Adams of Cumberland, and three grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Hardy Howell, and two sisters, Mrs. Ella Shane and Mrs. Minnie Read. Funeral services are pending word from her son. The body will be at the Roland Funeral Home until the service hour. ATLANTIC NEWS-TELEGRAPH, 18 May 1955. 
 
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 Parents:
  George N Howell (1839 - 1882)
  Lorinda Melitta Hickman Howell (1843 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Jacob A Adams (1876 - 1939)*
 
 Siblings:
  Minnie Belle Howell Read (1864 - 1952)*
  George Albert Howell (1870 - 1958)*
  Ella Jane Howell Shane (1872 - 1943)*
  Nora Grace Howell Adams (1876 - 1960)*
  Martha Gertrude Howell Adams (1879 - 1955)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Weirich Cemetery
Cass County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Jeff Turner
Record added: Mar 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50444427
Martha Gertrude <i>Howell</i> Adams
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Martha Gertrude <i>Howell</i> Adams
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