Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Adamses in:
 • Mokane Cemetery
 • Mokane
 • Callaway County
 • Missouri
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
James Edward "Ed" Adams
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 19, 1866
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 1946
Callaway County
Missouri, USA


James Edward Adams, one of the oldest residents of Mokane, died at the family home in Katy Street at 6:05 o'clock Thursday morning, March 14, after a seven weeks illness.
He was born in Iron County, Missouri September 19, 1866 and was married at St. Aubert, Mo., February 24, 1886 to Miss Minnie Lilly, they had just recently celebrated their sixieth wedding anniversary.
The deceased is survived by his wife, one son and two daughters, Frank Adams of Silvis, Illinois; Mrs. W. C. Swan of Moberly, Mo.; and Mrs. Linnie Thomas of Jefferson City, Mo. One son and one daughter preceded him in death.
He leaves ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, two brothers, W. M. Adams of Fulton and George Adams of Mokane and one sister, Mrs. Lula Denton of Baxter Springs, Kansas.
At the time of going to press no definite funeral arrangements had been made pending the arrival of the family.
The Adams family has made many friends in Mokane during their 47 years here and they join with The Missourian in extending sincere sympathy to the bereaved.

The Mokane Missourian, Mokane, Missouri, Thurs. Mar. 14, 1946
Family links: 
  William Alexander "Alex" Adams (1844 - 1905)
  Mary Elizabeth Gibson Adams (1835 - 1920)
  Mary Hannah "Minnie" Lilly Adams (1867 - 1955)*
  Flora Edith Adams Blanchard (1891 - 1911)*
  Lunice Magnolia Adams Thomas (1896 - 1984)*
  James Edward "Ed" Adams (1866 - 1946)
  Germina Kathryn "Katie" Adams Reifsteck (1870 - 1935)*
  Martha Louisa Adams Lilly (1873 - 1956)*
  William Matthew "Matt" Adams (1876 - 1954)*
  George Washington Adams (1877 - 1960)*
*Calculated relationship
Mokane Cemetery
Callaway County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Phyllis Bush
Record added: May 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37222718
James Edward Ed Adams
Added by: Roxanne Weathers
James Edward Ed Adams
Added by: Roxanne Weathers
James Edward Ed Adams
Added by: Brian McLean
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Roxanne Weathers
 Added: Sep. 30, 2014

- Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
 Added: Jan. 16, 2011
retired railroad worker
 Added: Mar. 27, 2010
There is 1 more note not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service