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Col Earle Adams, Sr
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Birth: Sep. 7, 1847
Edgefield
Edgefield County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 28, 1930
Crockett
Houston County
Texas, USA

Son of Thomas and Margaret Doniphan Adams of South Carolina. Husband of Emma Eliza Miller Adams.

Service: Forest's Division; Ogden's Regiment, Louisiana Cavalry; appears on roll of prisoners of war surrendered by Lieutenant-General R. Taylor 4 May 1865 and was paroled at Gainesville, Alabama 12 May 1865; Mortuary Warrant lists him as Colonel Earle Adams. He died of pneumonia. Confederate Pension Application; Mortuary Warrant. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Emma Eliza Miller Adams (1848 - 1942)*
 
 Children:
  Joe Adams (1869 - 1919)*
  Earle Adams (1874 - 1937)*
  Emma Adams Castleburg (1880 - 1963)*
  Denny Adams Arledge (1882 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Crockett
Houston County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Dave Francis
Record added: Apr 18, 2009
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Service: Forest's Division; Ogden's Regiment, Louisiana Cavalry; appears on roll of prisoners of war surrendered by Lieutenant-General R. Taylor 4 May 1865 and was paroled at Gainesville, Alabama 12 May 1865; Mortuary Warrant lists him as Colonel Earle Ad...(Read more)
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 Added: Jun. 17, 2013
The Southern Cross of Honor is the name of two separate and distinct military honors presented to Confederate military personnel and veterans. The original wartime medal, aka Confederate Medal of Honor, was a military decoration meant to honor officers, n...(Read more)
- Judy Richards
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President of the Houston County Bar Association at the time of his death. Parent of: Honorable Joe Adams, Earle Adams,II, Emma Adams Castleberry, & Denny Adams Arledge.
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 Added: Dec. 20, 2010
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