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Horace Corbett Adams
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Birth: Jul. 18, 1848
Mendon
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1913
Mendon
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

Horace Corbett Adams, only son of David and Jemima (Rawson) Adams, attended the public schools of Mendon. He became the assistant and chief reliance of his father in conducting the hotel, livery and farming business, and at the death of the latter succeeded to the family estate, and was also elected to succeed his father in the office of town clerk in 1890, and at present writing (1906) retains that position. He was also elected to represent the Tenth Representative Worcester County District, composed of the towns of Hopedale, Mendon, Milford, Upton and Westboro in 1901, and re-elected to serve in 1902. Mr. Adams has been one of the trustees of the Taft Public Library since its organization in 1881, and is also secretary of the Mendon Historical Society. He is one of the useful and reliable representative men of Mendon. He married, October 31, 1871, Cora G. Taft, who died September 25, 1872.


 
 
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 Parents:
  David Adams (1815 - 1900)
  Jemima Ann Rawson Adams (1822 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Cora Genevieve Taft Adams (1851 - 1872)
 
 Siblings:
  Isabella Phipps Adams Spencer (1841 - 1900)*
  Horace Corbett Adams (1848 - 1913)
  Maria Miller Adams (1850 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Swan Dale Cemetery
Mendon
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Alison Franks
Originally Created by: Helen Jeffrey Gaskill
Record added: Jul 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39917692
Horace Corbett Adams
Added by: Helen Jeffrey Gaskill
 
Horace Corbett Adams
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