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Miles Frank Adams
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Birth: 1843
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 28, 1862
Manassas
Prince William County
Virginia, USA

Uncle Miles was the s/o John W. and Nancy Jane Owens Adams Flowers.

On Mar 12th 1862, Miles enlisted in Blacksburg, Montgomery County, VA as a Pvt. in Company E., 4th VA Inf CSA. He was 19 years old, 5 ft 8 1/2 in high, with a fair complextion, gray eyes and fair hair. Miles' occupation was that of a farmer.

He lost his life on 28th Aug 1862 in the 2nd Battle of Manassas or 2nd Bull Run. His body was either left on the battle field or buried there by fellow soldiers.

During the years of 1863 and '64, his father, John W. Adams, had to go to court (in Roanoke County, VA) to receive Miles' last pay. John died shortly after.

Biography by Diane Simmons

Sources:
U.S. Census Records
Confederate Service Records
and Family 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John W. Adams (____ - 1865)
  Nancy Jane Owens Flowers
 
 Siblings:
  Miles Frank Adams (1843 - 1862)
  Giles Montgomery Adams (1844 - 1919)*
  William Jackson Adams (1847 - 1933)*
  Nancy Virginia Adams Flowers (1854 - 1936)*
  Susan Lucretia Adams Chapman (1859 - 1937)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body lost or destroyed
 
Created by: Diane Simmons
Record added: Oct 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59567439
Miles Frank Adams
Added by: Diane Simmons
 
Miles Frank Adams
Added by: Diane Simmons
 
 
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- Diane Simmons
 Added: Oct. 3, 2010

- Diane Simmons
 Added: Oct. 3, 2010
 
 
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