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Helen Amelia Burgess Adams
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Birth: May 8, 1873
Stamford
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1959
Wolbach
Greeley County
Nebraska, USA

Mrs. Helen B. Adams, 85, a longtime resident of the Wolbach community died Friday evening in the St. Paul hospital following a hospitalization period of two weeks.
(Funeral details followed)

Helen Amelia B. Adams was born May 8, 1873 at Stamford, Connecticut, to Charles and Mary Burgess. She lived in Evanston, Illinois for some time. She moved to Nebraska in 1890. It was then she met and later on January 16, 1905 married Dr. Howard C. Adams. When they came to Wolbach, she became an active member in the Methodist Church. She not only supported the church with her presence and tithe, but she played the organ and piano for many years.

Survivors include two nieces, Mrs. Helen Truesdell of Evanston, Illinois, Miss Theodora Burgess of Geneva, Illinois; and two nephews, Charles M. of Aurora, Illinois, and Frank E. of Geneva, Illinois. She was preceded in death by Dr. Adams, who died in November of 1944; three brothers, one sister and her parents.

The Wolbach Messenger, April 9, 1959, page 1, transcribed by Linda Berney 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Mary Amelia Day Burgess (1828 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Howard C Adams (1871 - 1944)*
 
 Sibling:
  John J D Burgess (1860 - 1919)*
  Helen Amelia Burgess Adams (1873 - 1959)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillside Cemetery
Wolbach
Greeley County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Block 7, lot 110
 
Created by: Linda Berney
Record added: Oct 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60830973
Helen Amelia <i>Burgess</i> Adams
Added by: Linda Berney
 
Helen Amelia <i>Burgess</i> Adams
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Helen Amelia <i>Burgess</i> Adams
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