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Kenneth Welker Adams
Birth: Jan. 26, 1897
Caldwell County
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1988
Roseburg
Douglas County
Oregon, USA

Kenneth WELKER ADAMS, son of Andrew Jackson WELKER (1875-1964) and Electa Savilla "Myrtle' OGAN (1879 -1956).

Kenneth WELKER ADAMS married Lydia Pearl FOSTER, on 15 October 1919, at the home of the bride, 10 miles SE of Trenton, Grundy, Missouri. Lydia Pearl FOSTER, daughter of Charles FOSTER (1876-1947) and Mary Bell CHRISWELL (1882- 1967).

Kenneth was taken in at the age of five years old, by his adoptive parents, Thomas Jefferson & Georgia Ann SMITH ADAMS, and adopted on 19 Feb. 1917. He grew up on the ADAM'S farm, 10 miles southeast of Trenton, Grundy Co. Missouri.

Children of Kenneth WELKER ADAMS and Lydia Pearl FOSTER:
(1) Mary Evelyn ADAMS m. Wenter Donald HARVEY, 29 Dec 1940 in Montebello, CA.
(2) Georgia Earl ADAMS, b. 8 Jul 1924, Trenton, Grundy, MO d. 16 Sep 1926, burial Stucker Cemetery, Grundy, MO
(3) Cecil Lee ADAMS b. 25 Dec 1927, Grundy Co. MO d. 3 May 1928, burial Stucker Cemetery, Grundy Co. MO
(4) Lela Mae ADAMS m. Roger Clark AYDELOTT, 4 Sep 1949 Montebello, CA.
(5). Ila Ruth ADAMS m. Gordon Maynard BRODERSON, 5 Aug 1955 in Montebello, CA. 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew J Welker (1875 - 1964)
  Electa Savilla Ogan Griffith (1879 - 1956)
 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Pearl Foster Adams (1904 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Mary Evelyn Adams Harvey (1921 - 2010)*
  Georgia Earl Adams (1924 - 1926)*
  Cecil Lee Adams (1927 - 1928)*
 
 Sibling:
  Kenneth Welker Adams (1897 - 1988)
  Hazel Welker Pennebaker England (1900 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hills Memorial Park
Whittier
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: Shirley Gaunt Lindley
Record added: Jun 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27926944
Kenneth Welker Adams
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Kenneth Welker Adams
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Kenneth Welker Adams
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Miss you Uncle Kenneth
- Susan Mccay
 Added: Jan. 2, 2014
Great Uncle Kenneth, You were a great uncle. I always loved your imitation of Donald Duck. Susan
- Susan Mccay
 Added: Feb. 1, 2012

- Sharon Ogan
 Added: Dec. 24, 2009
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