|Birth: ||Jun. 28, 1854|
|Death: ||Dec. 22, 1915|
Claude was the eldest of three children born to
George B. Adams, b. Sept. 03, 1826 in NY. &
Ellen M. (Adams), b. abt. abt. 1831 in NY.
George and Ellen Adams' children were:
1) Claude Truesdell Adams, b. Jun. 28, 1854 in IL. and d.
Dec. 22, 1915 in CA.
2) Alice P. Adams, b. Jul., 1857 in IL. and d. Apr. 30, 1910 in CA.
3) Gertrude Adams, b. Apr. 8, 1863 in IL. and d. Sep. 25, 1880 in CA.
In the 1860 census, 6 yr. old Claude T. Adams, b. abt. 1854 in IL., was living in Elgin, Kane, IL. with his
33 yr. old father, George P. Adams, working in jewelry, b. in NY
30 yr. old mother, 'Elinor' Adams, b. in NY
8 yr. old Florence Adams, b. in IL.
3 yr. old sister, Alice P. Adams, b. in IL.
21 yr. old B. William Adams, a clerk, b. in VT.
In the 1870 U.S. census, 15 yr. old Claude T. Adams, b. abt. 1855 in IL., was living in Elgin, Kane, IL. with his
43 yr. old father, Geo. B. Adams, b. in NY.
41 yr. old mother, Ellen M. Adams, b. in NY
13 yr. old sister, Alice P. Adams, b. in IL.
6 yr. old sister, Gertie B. Adams, b. in IL.
40 yr. old domestic servant, Anna Sillsby, b. in Ireland
By the 1880 U.S. census, 25 yr. old Claude T. Adams, a farmer, b. abt. 1855 in IL., was living in San Gabriel, Los Angeles, CA. with his
25 yr. old wife, Ethlin Adams, b. in IL.
Both of Claude's parents were born in NY.
Ethlin's father was b. in NY. and her mother in MA.
Claude was living about 8 houses from his parents and 2 sisters. His father was listed as a farmer and his sister was a school teacher.
In the 1900 U.S. census, 45 yr. old Claude T. Adams, a farmer, b. Jun. 1854 in IL., was living in San Gabriel, L.A., CA. with his 44 yr. old wife, Ethlyn Adams, b. Jun. 1855 in IL.
Ethlyn and Claude were married in 1879 and had been married for 21 years.
Both of Claude's parents were b. in NY.
Ethlyn's father was b. in NY and her mother in MA.
Ethlyn was the mother of one child, no longer alive by this census.
*Note: Claude's 42 yr. old widowed sister, Alice MacKoon, b. Jul. 1857 in IL., was living in San Gabriel with their 70 yr. old widowed mother, Ellen M. Adams, b. Sept. 21, 1879 in NY. Ellen was the mother of four children, only two of whom were still alive by this census.
By the 1910 U.S. census, 55 yr. old Claude T. Adams, a farmer, b. abt. 1855 in IL. was living at 304 East Main St. in San Gabriel, Los Angeles, CA. with his
48 yr. old second wife, Helen M. Adams, b. in IL.
52 yr. old widowed sister, Alice A. MacKoon, a public school teacher, b. in IL.
50 yr. old married servant, Louie Chung Lim, b. in China
Claude and Helen had been married a month.
Neither Helen nor Alice had ever had children.
Both Claude and Helen's parents were b. in NY.
George B. Adams (1826 - 1900)
Ellen M. Truesdell Adams (1829 - 1906)
Helen Mae Adams (1861 - 1934)
Claude Truesdell Adams (1854 - 1915)
Alice P. Adams McKoon (1857 - 1910)*
Gertrude B. Adams (1863 - 1880)*
Note: Claude is buried with his wife, Helen May Adams; his sister, Gertrude Adams and James Brewster; another sister, Alice P. McKoon and Lucy Truesdell Brewster.
San Gabriel Cemetery
Los Angeles County
Created by: Chloe
Record added: Jan 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82974661
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