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Robert M. Adams
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Birth: 1846
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 23, 1914
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

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Robert Adams obituary, Waynesburg Republican, Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, 1 October 1914, page 4, column 6.

"Robert Adams died at his home in Washington, D. C., Wednesday evening, September 23, aged about seventy years. His death was due to paralysis, having been stricken on the Sunday morning previous. Mr. Adams was a son of Mr. and Mrs. Elijah Adams, deceased and was born in Waynesburg. At the breaking out of the civil war Mr. Adams enlisted in Co. I, 8th Pennsylvania Reserves and served three years. He was wounded at the battle of Fredericksburg, losing an arm in the service. For a number of years he has held a government position in Washington, D. C. He was of a genial disposition and was highly esteemed by all who knew him. He is survived by his wife, who was Miss Mattie Wells, of Waynesburg, and one brother, Elijah Adams, of Pittsburgh. Interment was made in Arlington cemetery, Washington, D. C." 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah Adams (1807 - 1885)
  Jane Buchanan Adams (1817 - 1849)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Paull Wells Adams (1853 - 1935)
 
Inscription:
"Robert Adams / Co. I 8th Penn. Reserves Infantry / 1846 - 1914 / Washington D.C. // His Wife / Martha Wells / 1851-1935"
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: 18463
 
Created by: Candice Buchanan, Greene...
Record added: Nov 23, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31639945
Robert M. Adams
Added by: Candice Buchanan, Greene Connections Archivist
 
Robert M. Adams
Added by: Candice Buchanan, Greene Connections Archivist
 
 
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