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John Bates Adams
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Birth: Feb., 1835
Bingham
Somerset County
Maine, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 1897
Skowhegan
Somerset County
Maine, USA

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John was a son of John Adams & Jane Potter.

His father died when he was 3 years old and his mother remarried to David Bates, who was his stepfather until after he reached adulthood.

He was married to Zylpha Boulette.

They had 3 children:
. Nathan Adams (1860 - 1938)
+ sp: Martha Jane Bridgen
. Phoebe Adams (1865 - 1937)
+ sp: Daniel F. Steward
+ sp: Henry S. Rogers
. George Washington Adams (1868 1934)
+ sp: Minnie Elizabeth Messer

John served in the Civil War. He enlisted on 25 Aug 1862 as a Private in Company C, 19th Regiment, Maine Volunteer Infantry. He mustered out on 28 Jun 1865 at Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine.

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John was in the U.S. Census:
2 Sep 1850 - Solon, Somerset County, Maine
28 Jun 1860 - The Forks, Somerset, Maine
29 Jul 1870 - The Forks, Somerset, Maine
12 Jun 1880 - Concord, Somerset, Maine
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Adams (1803 - 1836)
  Laura Jane Potter Bates (1810 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Zylpha Boulette Adams (1836 - 1913)
 
 Children:
  Nathan Adams (1859 - 1938)*
  Phoebe Adams Rogers (1865 - 1937)*
  George Washington Adams (1868 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hannah Bates Adams Durgin (1829 - 1864)*
  Angeline Adams (1833 - 1833)*
  John Bates Adams (1835 - 1897)
  Almira Jane Bates (1851 - 1856)**
  Lizzie Turner Bates Powell (1854 - 1919)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:

JOHN B. ADAMS
DIED
Apr. 12, 1897.
AE. 62 ys. 2 ms.
___.___
Member of Co. C. 19th Me. Regt.

 
Note: VETERAN - CIVIL WAR (Company C, 19th Regiment, Maine Volunteer Infantry)
 
Burial:
Southside Cemetery
Skowhegan
Somerset County
Maine, USA
Plot: Avenue C, Lot 842
GPS (lat/lon): 44.756, -69.71977
 
Created by: Tim & Grace
Record added: Dec 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62402997
John Bates Adams
Added by: Tim & Grace
 
John Bates Adams
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Pvt John B Adams enlisted at Bowdoin, Maine Aug 25, 1862 at age 27 into Co C 19th Maine Infantry Regiment. Wounded in abdomen July 2, 1863 at battle of Gettysburg, PA. Discharged for wounds June 28, 1865 after being in four different hospitals in PA, MD, ...(Read more)
- Phd
 Added: Dec. 17, 2015

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 Added: Sep. 24, 2013
 
 
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