from a member: William Ignatius Adams. Son of Peter Adams & Mary Gallagher. B: 23 Oct 1838 in Cambria County PA D: 26 Dec 1901 in Windber, Cambria, PA. Married first about 1859 to F. Elizabeth Herbert, daughter of Peter Herbert. Married second in 1883 to Elizabeth Hughes, widow of Frank Reading.
From a member 2016: Information added by member lists William Adams' first wife as Elizabeth Herbert, when in fact her maiden name was Hobart, daughter of Peter Hobart. The surname spelling is confirmed and consistent in official civil war records of her older brother Bartholomew Hobart (1839-1906) and her younger brother John Hobart (1843-1921.