|Birth: ||Oct. 6, 1812|
|Death: ||Dec. 19, 1887|
Daily Gazette (Rockford, IL), pg. 2, Monday, December 19, 1887
Lyman W. Adams breathed his last this morning at his home on North Second street. Last February Mr. Adams had a stroke of Paralysis and since that time has been confined to his home. Four weeks ago he was obliged to take to his bed, and never left it.
Deceased was born in Southwick, Mass., Oct. 6, 1812. He resided in Massachusetts for many years until he moved to New Jersey. Thirty-four years ago the family came to Rockford and have resided here since. For years, Mr. Adams was a school teacher in New Jersey. On coming here he engaged in building moving until incapacitated by age. A widow and two daughters, Mrs. Annie King, of this city, and Mrs. Nellie Coppins, of Milwaukee, survive. The funeral will be held at the residence tomorrow afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. Rev. M. E. Cady will officiate, assisted by Rev. S. L. Conde.
Age 75 yrs 2mos 13 days
Cedar Bluff Cemetery
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Record added: Jan 13, 2013
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