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Holland Garner Adams
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1827
Death: Jan. 6, 1912

She married Corneliius F. Adams, son of Mary Wiggins and William T. Adams. Cornelius was born in 1824 and died about May 1861 (his will was probated August 24, 1861).

They were listed in the next house from his father in the 1850 Census in Bogue Sound Division, Carteret Co., NC, as:
Cornellius F. Adams, m, 26, Farmer
Holland Adams, f, 21
Rebecca Adams, f, 4
William P. Adams, m, 1
Eliah Jones, m, 8
Eunice Sherwood, f, 4
all born in NC.

They were listed in the 1860 US Census in Shepardsville, Carteret Co., NC, as C.F. 36; Holland, 32, b. NC; Rebecca, 13; William, 11; Mary, 9; Justine, 7; Olivia, 5; Octavious, 2; Holland, 3/12; Elijah, 17; Eunice, 13.

His widow Holland was listed in the 1880 US Census in Morehead City, NC, as Holland, 51, b. NC; Mary E., 29, dau; Olive, 24, dau; Octavius, 22, son; Salena, 20, dau.

His wife Holland was listed in the 1900 US Census in Morehead City, NC, as Holland, 71, b. NC May 1829; in the household of her grandson Herbert Willis, 28; Kenith Willis, 26; Lucy Willis, 15.

They had six children:
a. Rebecca S. Adams b. 1846, d. 1909
b. William Penn Adams b. 1849, d. 1919
c. Mary E. Adams, b. NC ca. 1851
d. Justine Adams, b. ca. 1853
e. Olive Ann Adams, b. NC ca. 1856
f. Octavius Hill Adams, b. NC ca. 1858
g. Holland Adams, b. ca. 1859
h. Salena (Lavinia) Adams, b. NC ca. 1860
Family links: 
  Rebecca S. Adams (1846 - 1909)*
  William Penn Adams (1849 - 1919)*
  Mary E Adams Taylor (1851 - 1908)*
  Olive Ann Adams Mason (1855 - 1926)*
*Calculated relationship
Bayview Cemetery
Morehead City
Carteret County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Old East, Sq. 12, Lot 3
Created by: Jim Dugan
Record added: Oct 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30735598
Holland <i>Garner</i> Adams
Added by: Barbara Blankenship
Holland <i>Garner</i> Adams
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