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Joseph Smith Adams
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Birth: Jun. 12, 1870
American Fork
Utah County
Utah, USA
Death: May 30, 1953
American Fork
Utah County
Utah, USA

1953 Utah Death Certificate
Heart

Joseph Smith Adams

1880 Census American Fork, Utah
Joshua Adams 46
Lydia M. Adams 49
Amos Adams 21
Sabina Adams 14
Melissa Adams 12
Joseph Adams 9
Living on Adams Street
grandfather Arza Adams same street


1900 Census American Fork, Utah
Joseph Adams 29, own farm
Jane Adams 28
Myrtle Adams 9
Amos D Adams 6
Jennie L Adams 4
John Adams 1 month
Living next to Joshua Adams

1910 Census American Fork, Utah
Joseph S Adams 39
Jane Adams 38
John C Adams 11
Horace L Adams 10
Glen L Adams 7
Annie L Adams 5
Sterling H Adams 3
Lydia Violet Adams 11 months
Living outside incorporated city

1920 Census Marchfield, Cassia, Idaho
Joseph S Adams 50, own farm
Jane Rushton Adams 48
Horace L Adams 19, farm labor
Glen Adams 17
Marie [Annie] Adams 15
Sarah Adams 13
Violet Adams 10
Vernon L Adams 7 years 2 months
Alta J Adams 5 years 2 months

1930 Census Albion, Cassia, Idaho
Joseph Adams 59
Jane Adams 58
---Living with son Glen Adams
Glen Adams 27, son, farmer
Thora Adams 26
La Voy Adams 4 years 9 months
Vernon Adams 16
Jane Adams 15
---Also living with family
Lester Adams 29, son, farmer
Alice E Adams 24
Lyle Adams 6
Ivis Adams, 4 years 2 months
Devon Adams, 2 years 4 months
Janette Adams 4 months
Renting

1953 Obituary:
PLEASANT GROVE, Utah County--
Joseph Smith Adams 82, long-time Utah and Idaho farmer, died of a heart ailment Saturday afternoon in an American Fork hospital.

Mr Adams, son of Joshua and Lydia Thornton Adams, was born in American Fork June 12 1870. He married Jane Rushton June 12, 1889, in Provo.

Survivors include his widow, Pleasant Grove; five sons: Glen Adams, Pleasant Grove; Vernon Adams, Springville, Utah County; Lester Adams, Boise, Ida.; Cleve Adams, Declo, Ida., and Sterling Adams, Allron, Ida.; four daughters: Mrs Ray (Myrtle) Carlson, Allron, Ida.; Mrs D E (LaRae) Willett, Oren, Utah County; Mrs Kenneth (Jane) Mott, Pleasant Grove and Mrs LaVoy (Violet) Sager, Oceanside, Cal.; 31 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs Melissa Anderson, Declo, Ida., and several half-brothers and half-sisters.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 2 p.m. in Anderson and Sons Mortuary Chapel at American Fork by Welby Cammon, bishop of Pleasant Groves First Ward, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Utah; The Salt Lake Tribune;
Monday, June 1, 1953, Page 26.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joshua Adams (1833 - 1906)
  Lydia Thornton Adams (1830 - 1901)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Rushton Adams (1871 - 1954)*
 
 Children:
  Myrtle Adams Carlson (1889 - 1969)*
  Amos Dagbert Adams (1893 - 1900)*
  Jenney LaRue Adams (1895 - 1900)*
  John Cleve Adams (1898 - 1982)*
  Horace Lester Adams (1900 - 1988)*
  Glen LaVoy Adams (1902 - 1974)*
  Annie LaRee Adams Willett (1905 - 1982)*
  Sterling Howard Adams (1907 - 1972)*
  Vernon S. Adams (1912 - 1990)*
  Alta Janet Adams Mott (1914 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joshua A. Adams (1855 - 1897)*
  Amos Griswold Adams (1860 - 1942)*
  Mary Agnes Adams Cunningham (1862 - 1947)**
  Orpha Adams (1863 - 1876)**
  Nathan Adams (1865 - 1913)**
  Lydia Ermina Adams (1866 - 1881)**
  Emily Adams Kelly (1867 - 1943)**
  Charity Melissa Adams Anderson (1867 - 1964)*
  Cynthia Adams Okey (1869 - 1936)**
  Margaret Elzetta Adams Edmunds (1869 - 1951)**
  Joseph Smith Adams (1870 - 1953)
  James Hoggard Adams (1871 - 1946)**
  Beulah Adams Robinson (1872 - 1954)**
  George Adams (1873 - 1956)**
  Bertha Adams (1873 - 1878)*
  Mary E. Adams Robinson (1874 - 1956)**
  Cenith Adams Lott (1874 - 1921)**
  Julia A. Adams (1876 - 1877)**
  Ellen Adams Hitesman (1877 - 1935)**
  Lucy Ann Adams Harrington (1878 - 1899)**
  Susan Adams Lewis (1879 - 1974)**
  Zina Adams Wilkins (1881 - 1967)**
  Arza Ebenezer Adams (1883 - 1940)**
  Leonard Ellsworth Adams (1883 - 1959)**
  Alfred Franklin Adams (1885 - 1969)**
  Barnabus Adams (1887 - 1887)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
American Fork Cemetery
American Fork
Utah County
Utah, USA
Plot: E-138-2
 
Maintained by: RememberThem
Originally Created by: Wes & Debi Grossnickle
Record added: Oct 11, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16144882
Joseph Smith Adams
Added by: Wes & Debi Grossnickle
 
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