1900 Census-Sussex Co, DE: Daniel C Adams 72 Deborah M Adams 65 John M Adams 31 James L Adams 28 Arthur A Adams 25 Clarence Adams 22 Daniel D Devore 11 William S Dean 47 Gertie Webber 21 and a servant, Mollie Quillen 15. Listed as a grandson; the Adams his mother's parents.
1910 Census: Sussex Co, DE: John H Devose 52 Debie E Devose 23 David D Devose 21 James W Devose 17 Sadie Devose 15 Lottie T Devose 13 Eva M Devose 10. Last name updated to Devore. His father was widowed.
1942 WWII Draft Card. Listed an Adams relative as person who would know where he was. Signed the card as Daniel David Devore.