James Pope Adam married first Mary Jane Douglas in January 1873. She lived about a year. He married second Lydia Ann Ruppert 28 April 1881 in Randolph Co, IL. James and Lydia divorced before 1900. The middle name of Pope comes from family stories and the death record of his son Eugene Roy. There has also been speculation that his middle name was Poe.
The children of James & Lydia Adam are as follows: Katie B Adam (FAG #99654773) married Gilbert Lincoln Lochhead Lillie A Adam (c 1884 24 Mar 1896) she should be in Evergreen; in same plot is "infant child of Mrs. J. P. Adams" died 17 Sept 1899 Eugene Roy Adam (1885-1943, in Evergreen). He did not marry Josephine Adam ( Mar 1888 - ?) James William Adam (FAG #99654711); pall bearer at his Aunt Kate's funeral. He did not marry. Edmond Adam (1894-after 1930) married Clyde Ellen Ella' Barden. Lived in St. Louis & Pennsylvania. Edwena Adam (Sep 1899 - ?)