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Charles Leonard Adams
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Birth: Jul. 1, 1866
Death: Mar. 3, 1882

On this ADAMS obelisk gravestone:

George H.[Henry] Adams
died August 5, 1885 age 43 yr 9 m.
Mary J.[Jane Gamage Adams] wife
died June 17, 1896 age 51 yr 1 m.

Charles L. [Leonard Adams]
son of George and Mary
died March 3, 1882 age 15 yr 8 m.

Frederick B. Burns
died Sept. 8, 1896 age 38 yr 6 m.
[#1 husband to Jessie B. Adams]

Edward B. Jones
died Feb. 9, 1904 age 58 yr 3 m.
[#2 husband to Jessie B. Adams]
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1845 May 4 Birth Record, Hopkinton, MA. MARY JANE GAMAGE born to parents: (bootmaker) JOSEPH S. & MARY T. GAMAGE.

1861 Nov. 13 Marriage Record, Hopkinton, MA. GEORGE HENRY ADAMS born in Boston, age 20, living in Littleton, is a farmer, parents: JOHN & MARIANNE K. ADAMS. Bride is MARY JANE GAMAGE age 16 born in Hopkinton, parents: JOSEPH S. & MARY GAMAGE. First marriage for both. Married by Baptist clergyman.

1866 July 1 Birth Record, Marlborough, MA. CHARLES LEONARD ADAMS born to parents: GEORGE H. ADAMS (shoemaker, born in Boston) & MARY J. GAMAGE (born in Hopkinton, MA).

1870 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA. GEORGE H. ADAMS age 27, clerk in dry goods store. Wife MARY J. ADAMS 25 Children: Jessie B. Adams 6, CHARLES L. ADAMS 4, and Leroy E. Adams 1. All born in Massachusetts.

1880 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA. GEORGE H. ADAMS age 38, a provisions dealer. All born in Massachusetts. Wife MARY J. ADAMS age 35 Children: Jessie B. Adams 16 daughter who works in shop, CHARLES L. ADAMS 13, Leroy E. Adams 11, George O. Adams 7.

1880 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA. There is a FRED BURNS age 23, born in Maine, working in shoe shop. Boards in the widow Brigham family. One of the 2 other boards is 20 year old William Burns, born in Maine.

1880 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA. EDWARD B. JONES age 35, works in shoe shop. Wife is Adeline [Ulmer] age 33, no children.

1882 March 3 Death Record, Marlborough, MA. CHARLES L. ADAMS age 15 years & 8 months & 3 days, a grocer, parents: GEORGE H. & MARY J. ADAMS. Died of "Dropsy."

1885 August 5 Death Record, Marlborough, MA. GEORGE H. ADAMS age 43 years & 9 months & 15 days, born in Boston, died of "Mal. Typhoid Fever." Parents: John (born in Sherborn) & Mary Anna Adams (born in Littleton).

1886 September 8 Death Record, Marlborough, MA. FREDERICK B. BURNS age 38 years & 6 months & 7 days, born in Rockland, Maine, shoemaker; died of Typhoid Fever; parents: Alfred K. Burns (born in Bristol, ME) & Frances B. Gregory (born in Rockland, ME)

1887 Oct. 12 Marriage Record Marlborough, MA. JESSIE B. ADAMS age 23, parents: GEORGE H. & MARY JANE ADAMS. Groom is FREDERICK B. BURNS age 29 born in Rockland, Maine, shoemaker, parents: Alfred K. & Fanny B. Burns. First marriage for both.

1899 Dec. 30 Marriage Record Marlborough, MA. JESSIE B. ADAMS BURNS age 36, parents GEORGE H. ADAMS & MARY J. GAMMAGE. Groom is EDWARD B. JONES born in Shrewsbury, MA, age 54, parents: ARTEMUS JONES & LUCY T. BARNES. 2nd marriage for both.

1900 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA. EDWARD B. JONES age 54, born Oct. 1845, no occupation listed. Wife JESSIE B. [ADAMS] JONES, born Sept 1863, appears to be married less than a year, works in "Hotel". Brother-in-law is [Leroy E.] Everett Adams age 31, born Nov. 1868, single, salesman in provisions.

1908 Nov. 12 Marriage Record, Boston, MA. JESSIE B. ADAMS JONES age 45, occupation housekeeper at U.S. Hotel, parents: GEORGE H. ADAMS & MARY J. GAMAGE. Groom is John H. Keller age 65, occupation "Comm. Tourist" living in Philadelphia, PA, parents: Daniel Keller & Susan Metzger. Both are widowed.

1922 January 7 Death Record Norristown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. JESSIE B. [ADAMS] KELLER, age 57 years & 12 days, born December 25 1864 in Massachusetts, housewife, married, died of acute cardiac dilatation. Informant is her husband John H. Keller.
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On ancestry.com tree by "LadyDMac" is this info:

MARY J. GAMAGE
Parents: JOSEPH SANGER GAMAGE 1814-1893, & MARY "POLLY" THAYER TAFT b. 1817.
Married to GEORGE H. ADAMS.
Mary J. Gamage Adams had these children:
Jessie B. Adams 1864, Leroy E. Adams 1869, & George O. Adams 1873.

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From Find-a-grave contributor, Martha DiChiara, rootstracer@gmail.com, adds:

Edward Barnes Jones, son of Artemas and Lucy Jones. 1st wife Adeline Ulmer died 1898.
Edward Barnes Jones then married Jessie B. Adams, daughter of George Henry Adams and Mary Gammage, in Dec 1899. Jessie B. Adams had also been married previously to Fred Burns, who died in 1896.
After Edward Barnes Jones' death in 1904, Jessie married John H. Keller in 1908.
Jessie B. Adams Burns Jones Keller died in 1922 in Pennsylvania and is buried there.
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 Parents:
  George Henry Adams (1842 - 1885)
  Mary Jane Gammage Adams (1845 - 1896)
 
Burial:
Maplewood Cemetery
Marlborough
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: 4
 
Created by: Chris Enright Snyder
Record added: Jun 13, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112247508
Charles Leonard Adams
Added by: Chris Enright Snyder
 
Charles Leonard Adams
Added by: Chris Enright Snyder
 
Charles Leonard Adams
Added by: Chris Enright Snyder
 
 
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