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John Alexander "Alex" Adams
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1860
Carteret County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 1921
Broad Creek
Carteret County
North Carolina, USA

John Alexander Adams was the son of Caroline E. Harrington and James Samuel Adams.

He was born in Carteret County, North Carolina, August 14, 1860; died at Broad Creek, Carteret Co, NC, April 12, 1921; buried at Broad Creek, Carteret Co., NC; findagrave #33170337.

Alex married in Carteret County, North Carolina, March 25, 188623 (1875), Tabitha Garner Rowe, daughter of Mary Jane Roberts and Elijah Garner, and widow of William Benjamin Rowe (1855-1881). Tabitha was born in North Carolina August 22, 1862; died at Broad Creek, Carteret Co., NC, December 14, 1935; findagrave #33170373.

John and Tabitha donated the land for the Broad Creek community cemetery on March 25, 1886.

They had five children:
(1) Dollie Adams, b. NC Mar. 1887, m. William Riley Lewis
(2) Bessie Adams, b. NC Jan. 1889, m. Clem Fulcher
(3) Etha (Eather) Adams, b. NC Nov 1893, m. Solomon Lewis
(4) Lizzie Adams, b. NC Sep. 1895, m. 1st Leonard Lewis, m. 2nd Louie Frost
(5) Maggie Adams, b. NC Nov. 1897, m. John Buck
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Tabatha Adams (1862 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  Dollie Mae Adams Lewis (1887 - 1921)*
  Bessie Adams Fulcher (1889 - 1968)*
  Lizzie Adams Frost (1895 - 1976)*
  Maggie May Adams Buck (1897 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Broad Creek Community Cemetery
Carteret County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Jim Dugan
Originally Created by: Shirlee Wilson Brundage
Record added: Jan 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33170337
John Alexander Alex Adams
Added by: Shirlee Wilson Brundage
 
 
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