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Minnie Louise Prosser Adamson
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Birth: May 8, 1884
New London
Huron County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1916
Cheyenne
Laramie County
Wyoming, USA

Mrs. Arthur Quentin Adamson died at St. John's hospital on the evening of November 11. Mrs. Adamson is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Prosser.

Minnie Louise Prosser was born at New London, Ohio, May 8, 1884. She was graduated from Oberlin college in 190 and for a while was engaged as secretary of the Young Women's Christian association. On September 1, 1909, she was united in marriage to Mr. A.Q. Adamson at New London, Ohio. Mr. Adamson was a secretary of the Y.M.C.A.

Soon after the marriage Mr. and Mrs. Adamson went to China where Mr. Adamson was sent by the International Y.M.C.A. to construct a string of Y.M.C.A. buildings for the Chinese. They were first stationed at Foo Chow, and later at Shanghai. In June, 1915, this family arrived in American on furlough. In October the family came to Cheyenne to visit with Mrs. Adamson's parents, who reside on a ranch south of Cheyenne. On October 14, Mrs. Adamson was taken suddenly ill. Everything possible was done for her but the end came November 11. One son, four years of age, survives with the father.

The service held in memory of Mrs. Adamson was held at the Gleason chapel on Saturday, November 13, at 2 o'clock. Dr. Leon C. Hills, pastor of the First Presbyterian church, officiated. The music was furnished by the Presbyterian choir. The body was buried in the City cemetery.

Mr. Adamson was constantly at the bedside of his wife, and was with her when the end came. He has left the city to spend some time with relatives in the east.

Cheyenne State Leader no. 257 November 16, 1915, page 8
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Edgar Prosser (1858 - 1927)
  Annie Truxell Prosser (1861 - 1918)
 
 Siblings:
  Minnie Louise Prosser Adamson (1884 - 1916)
  Dean Prosser (1888 - 1958)*
  Georgeanna Maude Prosser (1890 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakeview Cemetery
Cheyenne
Laramie County
Wyoming, USA
Plot: Lot 1193 Sec A
 
Created by: Eric Crow
Record added: Aug 19, 2008
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Minnie Louise <i>Prosser</i> Adamson
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