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Alva Wilson Adamson
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Birth: Dec. 26, 1902
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 1969
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA

Alva Wilson Adamson, 66, of Waynesburg, R.D. 1, died at 5:50 p.m. Wednesday, December 24, 1969, in Greene County Memorial Hospital following a lingering illness.

He was born December 26, 1902, at Rogersville, a son of the late James E. and Nancy Hoge Adamson. His wife, Martha Louise Goslin Adamson, whom he married August 20, 1923, survives.

Mr. Adamson was a retired coal miner having worked in the Mather mine. He had lived most of his life in Morgan Township where he had been township assessor for eight years.

He was a member of the Mt. Calvery Baptist Church at Lippencott, and UMWA Local 6151, Mather.

Surviving in addition to his wife are eight sons: Charles N., Robert E. and Joseph W., all of Waynesburg, R. D. 1; George, of Library, John K., of Pittsburgh, Benjamine L., of Ravenna, Ohio and James A. and Duane R., both at home; two daughters, Mrs. Elizabeth Jane Lemley, of Waynesburg, R. D. 3, and Mrs. Betty Lee Van Druff, of Waynesburg, R. D. 3; 19 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; three sisters; Miss Cecelia Adamson, of Waynesburg,. R. D. 1, Mrs. Matie Kahler, in Mich., and Mrs. Cinderella Staggers, of Cambridge, Ohio; two brothers; James A. Adamson, Waynesburg,. R. D. 1, and George K. Adamson, in Mich.

Three brothers and one sister are deceased. 
Family links: 
  James Edward Adamson (1867 - 1939)
  Elizabeth Nancy Hoge Adamson (1872 - 1938)
  Martha L. Goslin Adamson (1908 - 2011)*
  Charles E. Adamson (1924 - 2010)*
  George M. Adamson (1928 - 1986)*
  Joseph William Adamson (1933 - 2014)*
  Harriett Ann Adamson (1893 - 1950)*
  Deborah Cecilia Adamson (1895 - 1976)*
  Homer Henry Adamson (1897 - 1955)*
  Lawrence Alfred Adamson (1899 - 1900)*
  Buddy Adamson (1901 - 1902)*
  Alva Wilson Adamson (1902 - 1969)
  James Arthur Adamson (1909 - 1971)*
*Calculated relationship
Greene County Memorial Park
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Originally Created by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Record added: Dec 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63215686
Alva Wilson Adamson
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 Added: Feb. 17, 2014

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