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William Henry Adams, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1868, England
Death: Sep. 1, 1957
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA

Taken from the Deseret News, Sept 3rd 1957.

Ogden - William (Bill) Henry Adams, 89, 3256 Ogden Ave, died at his home Sunday night of natural causes.

Born Jun 22nd 1868, in London, England, son of Joseph and Eliza Caroline Woodward Adams. Married Wilhelminia Reed Watson on 27 Nov 1889, in Logan Temple, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She died in 1931. Married Susan Ellen Gaut in 1939. She died in 1946. Had been linotype operator for Ogden Standard-Examiner, the old Salt Lake Herald, The Salt lake Tribune and other newspapers. Organized and published Rexburg Idaho Standard, the Morgan Post and Ogden Enterprise. Sole remaining charter member of Ogden Typographical Union and past secretary. Active in directing choirs in various wards, member of Ogden 27th Ward and Ogden Stake High Priests quorum.

Survivors: three sons and five daughters from first marriage: Raymond T., Alfred W., John R., Mrs. Caroline Klenke, Mrs. Ethel Salmond, Mrs. Rose Stewart, Mrs. Dorothy Beede, Mrs. Eva Youngberg, Ogden; brother and a sister.

Funeral will be announced later from Larkin Mortuary. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Adams (1829 - 1915)
  Eliza Caroline Woodward Adams (1833 - 1880)
 
 Spouses:
  Wilhelmina Reed Taylor Watson Adams (1870 - 1931)*
  Susan Ellen Pickett Adams (1873 - 1946)*
 
 Children:
  William Henry Adams (1891 - 1906)*
  Wilhelmina Reed Adams Hill (1892 - 1923)*
  Caroline Mary Adams Klenke (1894 - 1962)*
  Ethel Elizabeth Adams Salmond (1896 - 1991)*
  Raymond Taylor Adams (1898 - 1980)*
  Joseph Victor Adams (1901 - 1951)*
  Rosetta Louise Adams Stewart (1903 - 1985)*
  Eva Virginia Adams Youngberg (1911 - 2008)*
  John Richard Adams (1915 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rosetta Louise Adams Horspool (1858 - 1955)*
  Elizabeth Martha Adams Millgate (1861 - 1946)*
  Joseph Samuel Adams (1864 - 1936)**
  William Henry Adams (1868 - 1957)
  Arthur John Adams (1871 - 1946)*
  Flora Rachel Adams Gibbs (1884 - 1905)**
  Clara Daisy Adams (1887 - 1887)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Ogden City Cemetery
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA
Plot: Annex-4-12-1E
 
Maintained by: SueZanne Dalley
Originally Created by: Danielle Adams
Record added: Apr 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26511585
William Henry Adams, Sr
Added by: SueZanne Dalley
 
William Henry Adams, Sr
Added by: SueZanne Dalley
 
William Henry Adams, Sr
Added by: SueZanne Dalley
 
 
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