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Richard 'Nicholas' William Adams
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1881
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1972
Hamilton Square
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

The son of Helena/Lena Schneider and Thomas Claypoole, he was born at 80 Belvidere St, home of Schneider family.

He took surname of Adams after Lena married Wm. V Adams.


In 1898, 'Nicholas' enlisted in the 4th New Jersey Volunteers and later 23rd Infantry, Company A, a Veteran of the Spanish American War, mustered out in 1899. Discharged in 1902, he then enlisted in the Navy, serving aboard ships going to many countries until 1909, when he returned to Trenton NJ.
He was a retired employee of the Trenton Housing Authority. Richard and Julia had three sons. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Vandegrift Adams (1856 - 1918)
  Helena Schneider Adams (1862 - 1945)
 
 Spouse:
  Julia Anne Fitzsimmons Adams (1881 - 1954)
 
 Siblings:
  Richard 'Nicholas' William Adams (1881 - 1972)
  Caroline Helena Adams Frounfelker (1888 - 1978)*
  John William Adams (1896 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Mary's Cemetery
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: genieresearcher
Record added: Sep 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76451935
Richard 'Nicholas' William Adams
Added by: genieresearcher
 
 
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