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|Ephraim Adams and his wife are buried not too far from Thomas Jefferson Shadden and his family. Ephraim Adams had a daughter Maria Adams who married Thomas Jefferson Shadden's son Jasper Shadden in about 1855. Jasper and Maria went down to CA in the gold rush days. According to family legend Jasper and Maria were killed by Mexicans in the gold fields. Their two children, Ellen and Franklin Shadden, were then brought back to OR by the US Cavalry. Thomas Jefferson Shadden and Ephraim Adams both played a part in raising the 2 Grandkids. Ellen Shadden married Ira Bell when she grew up. They are both both buried in Idaho. Franklin Shadden is buried nearby in the Shadden family plot.|