|Birth: ||Aug. 29, 1851|
|Death: ||Jan. 12, 1932|
Son of Jacob Adamson and Nancy Jane Farley.
John first shows up in the 1870 census as
"John N. Adamson," age 18,
living with his parents Jacob and Nancy J. Adamson in California with several siblings:
Emily J Adamson, F 28 Iowa
("School Teacher - At Home")
(John N Adamson M 18 Utah)
J Newton Adamson M 15 California
Charlie Adamson M 13 California
Thomas M Adamson M 8 California
Lillian Adamson F 5 California
Also in the household is
Ida Putman F 12 Iowa
Joseph C Clapp, "Minister" M 32 Missouri
John M. and his wife Martha show up together
in the 1900 census, living in Township 2,
Lake County, California with three children:
Clydia A Adamson, Dau. F age 11 California
Russill M Adamson, Son M age 8 California
Lilburn L Adamson, Son M age 4 California
John is head of household, age 48,
born Aug. 1852 in Utah,
both his parents born in Iowa.
He has been married 25 years,
since approx. 1875, to his wife Martha,
age 43, born in California.
Also living in the household is
Martin V. Sturnes,
laborer, M, age 61, born in Missouri.
Also found, a marriage record for
J.M. Adamson and Martha Adams,
married 17 Oct 1875 in Sonoma, California.
Found in California Death Index:
John. M. Adamson died age 80
in Lake Co., California, Jan. 12, 1932.
I believe his headstone birth date
"1850" is in error.
Jacob Adamson (1817 - 1880)
Nancy Jane Farley Adamson (1822 - 1914)
Martha Adams Adamson (1857 - 1918)
Ella May Adamson (1879 - 1882)*
Russell Martin Adamson (1892 - 1943)*
Emma Jane Adamson Roseberry (1842 - 1927)*
Edward Francis Adamson (1845 - 1930)*
Mary Elizabeth Adamson Thomas (1847 - 1931)*
John Martin Adamson (1851 - 1932)
Isaac Newton Adamson (1854 - 1906)*
Charles Wesley Adamson (1856 - 1927)*
Thomas Milton Adamson (1860 - 1885)*
Rena Adamson Tomlinson (1865 - 1926)*
Note: (Additional information from cemetery records and FamilySearch.org)
Lower Lake Cemetery
Plot: 156 1st Addition
Created by: Judy
Record added: Nov 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80171316