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Oren C. Adams
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1869
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1954
Independence
Buchanan County
Iowa, USA

Oelwein Daily Register
Monday 05 Apr 1954
Oren Adams Dies At Independence

Strawberry Point -- Last rites were conducted today (Monday) for Oren C. Adams, 84, who died Friday, April 2 in an Independence hospital. He had been ill two weeks. The Rev. Murlin Hansel officiated at services held at 2 p. m. at Gill funeral chapel. Burial was in Edgewood cemetery.

Survivors include his wife and nine children: Mrs. Albert Holden and Mrs. Gus Lutz, Elkader; Mrs. Herman Reinhardt, Strawberry Point; Mrs. Lowell Fenton, Edgewood; Mrs. Gus Nyberg, Two Harbors, Minn.; Elzie and Henry, Strawberry Point; James, Lamont, and Mina DeBow, Maynard. He was preceded in death by a son, Samuel. Also surviving are 44 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

Mr. Adams was born Oct. 21, 1869 in Clayton county. He was the son of Nicholas and Polly Howard Adams. He had been a resident of Strawberry Point the past 18 years.

Poster's note: Error in obit as written; Mina Debow is actually his sister. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nicholas Samuel Adams (1834 - 1924)
  Polly Mary Howard Adams (1834 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Lena A. Mueller Adams (1877 - 1964)*
 
 Children:
  Samuel N. Adams (1897 - 1935)*
  Elzie Earnest Adams (1900 - 1977)*
  Mina Dorothy Adams Holden (1902 - 1971)*
  Gertrude Adams Reinhardt (1904 - 1968)*
  Henry Harvey Adams (1907 - 2000)*
  James Oren Adams (1909 - 1983)*
  Caroline E. Adams Lutz (1911 - 1962)*
  Louise Bessie Adams Fenton (1913 - 2016)*
 
 Siblings:
  Orsemus Clark Adams (1859 - 1927)*
  Elly Adams (1860 - 1862)*
  James S. Adams (1866 - 1948)*
  Oren C. Adams (1869 - 1954)
  Mina Adams De Bow (1869 - 1968)*
  Clara Estella Adams Paul (1874 - 1951)*
  Henry Charles Adams (1876 - 1952)*
  Myrtle Adams Mohn (1879 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Edgewood Cemetery
Edgewood
Delaware County
Iowa, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 20, 2001
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