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Henry Joseph Adams
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Birth: Nov. 17, 1872
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 29, 1959
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Henry J. Adams, 86, of Hanover R. 4. a retired laborer, died Friday at 1:30 p.m. at his home after a lingering illness. He was the son of the late Thomas and Annie Stonesifer Adams. Mr. Adams, a past president of the Adams County Firemen's association, was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Edge Grove, and Holy Name Society and Centennial Fire Company. His wife, Mrs. Emma C. Lawrence Adams, died 33 years ago. Surviving are eight children. Mrs. Annie Little, Mrs. Evelyn Smith, Mrs. Savilla Kuhn and William and Robert Adams, all of Hanover R. 4; Mrs. Mary Smith, Abbottstown R. 1; Edward Adams, New Oxford R. 1, and Richard Adams, Hanover R. 5; 39 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and three brothers, Levi Adams, McSherrytown; George Adams, Gettysburg, and Emmanuel Adams, Thomasville R. 1. Funeral services Tuesday at 8:15 a.m. with prayers at the Walter Funeral Home, McSherrystown, followed by Requiem Mass at 8:45 a.m. in Sacred Heart Church. His pastor, Rev. John P. Bolen, will be celebrant. Interment in the parish cemetery.

Source: The Gettysburg Times 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas I Adams (1845 - 1913)
  Anna E Stonesifer Adams (1842 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Catherine Lawrence Adams (1871 - 1927)
 
 Children:
  Joseph E Adams*
  Annie Elizabeth Adams Little (1899 - 1970)*
  Edward A Adams (1906 - 1982)*
 
 Siblings:
  Levi Jacob Adams (1866 - 1964)*
  Henry Joseph Adams (1872 - 1959)
  George W Adams (1876 - 1961)**
  Emanuel D Adams (1880 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Conewago Chapel Basilica Cemetery
Conewago Township
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Angela Whitaker-Becker
Record added: May 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69361174
Henry Joseph Adams
Added by: Laura Kessler Hershey
 
Henry Joseph Adams
Added by: Angela Whitaker-Becker
 
Henry Joseph Adams
Added by: Angela Whitaker-Becker
 
 
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