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Alban Housley Adams
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Birth: Apr. 30, 1823
Death: Jul. 13, 1902

Alban Housley Adams, born in Indiana. Was a Horticulturist and inventor. He was granted a patent for improvements to the Hoop-Cutting Machine in 1893. He had a large orange grove and packing house in Ft. Meade.

He and wife Elizabeth are credited with building a hotel in Ft. Meade, called Adams House. It sat on the corner of current day Polk Ave. His son Harry Morton Adams was a farmer and store owner in West Palm Beach in 1926. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Strange Thomas Adams (1825 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Harry Morton Adams (1863 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Fort Meade
Polk County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Hitson
Record added: Nov 28, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12540075
Alban Housley Adams
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Alban Housley Adams
Added by: Sarah Hitson
 
Alban Housley Adams
Added by: Sarah Hitson
 
 
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- Kimmie
 Added: Jan. 18, 2009

- Rose Ford
 Added: Feb. 15, 2007
In memory of great great grandfather Alban Adams

- Sarah Adams Hitson
 Added: Nov. 28, 2005
 
 
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