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Alice Anna Felton Adamson
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Birth: Apr. 16, 1876
Nuckolls County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 1952
Chase County
Nebraska, USA

Mrs. E.S. Adamson passed away last Saturday evening at her home near Wauneta. Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at the neighborhood church 1 1/2 miles from the Adamson home. Mrs. Adamson was formerly Alice Felton and lived for many years on the Oxbow east of Nelson. She was a sister-in-law of Mrs. Lillie Corman and has many relatives here and hear Oak.

The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, February 21, 1952
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Alice Anna, daughter of George and Anna Felton, was born in a log house on her father's homestead in Nuckolls County, Nebraska, on April 16, 1876. She departed this life at her home near Wauneta, Nebr., on Feb. 16, 1952, at the age of 75 years and 10 months. She was the oldest daughter in a family of ten children.

When a young girl her fellowship was placed with the Ox Bow Christian church and when that church was moved to Angus her membership remained with it. Mrs. Adamson was still a member of the Angus church at the time of her death.

Mrs. Adamson took some college work at the old Fairfield college and taught school at the Red Line school west of Nelson.

On June 2, 1898, she was united in marriage to Stanley Adamson of Nora. To this union where born four daughters, all of whom survive and live near the present family home.
Mr. and Mrs. Adamson moved from Nuckolls county (sic) 34 years ago to a farm near Wauneta. They celebrated their Golden Wedding anniversary on June 2, 1948 at their country home.

Although the last days of her life were filled with much physical pain, she suffered patiently. She was a faithful wife, a kind mother and her grandchildren were the delight of her life.

She was preceeded in dead, by: One grandson, Lloyd Beezley, her parents; two sisters and three brothers.

Surviving to mourn her death are: her husband, Stanley; four daughters, Florence Maris of Wauneta, Mildred Beezley of Hamlet, Fern Peters of Wauneta, and Lila Prior of Palisade; 13 grandchildren; two great grandchildren; four sisters, Mrs. Zella Overton of Clay Center, Nebr., Mrs. Sarah Moore of Pueblo, Col.; Mrs. Jennie Humerickhouse of Grand Junction, Colo., and Mrs. Stella Kay of Crawford, Nebr.

Funeral services were conducted from the Eden Missionary church near Wauneta and about one miles from the Adamson home on Tuesday, Febr. 19. Ezra Zimmerman, former minister of the Eden church and close friend of Mrs. Adamson, read Scripture and offered prayer. Glen Moore, head of Lamar, Nebr., read the obituary. The sermon was given by Don DeBord of Angus.

Burial was in the Eden Missionary cemetery {sic} in the church yard.

The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, February 28, 1952
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Alonzo Felton (1850 - 1938)
  Anna M Littrel Felton (1856 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Eugene Stanley Adamson (1874 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  Mildred Pearl Adamson Beezley (1907 - 1991)*
  Fern Rosella Adamson Peters (1912 - 2010)*
  Lila Valdora Adamson Prior (1921 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emory Edwin Felton (1875 - 1926)*
  Alice Anna Felton Adamson (1876 - 1952)
  Zella Z Felton Overton (1878 - 1954)*
  Charles Alonzo Felton (1883 - 1902)*
  Bertha Ella Felton Ruhga (1891 - 1928)*
  Infant Twins Felton (1893 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eden Cemetery
Hitchcock County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: May 06, 2009
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