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William Henry Adcock
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1845
Woody
Greene County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 24, 1932
Jerseyville
Jersey County
Illinois, USA

~MY GREAT GRANDFATHER~
William H. Adcock died at ten-thirty o'clock p.m., Saturday, September 24, at the home of his daughter, Mrs. John Bradley of this city, following an illness of four days. At the time of his death, he was aged 87 years, 8 months, and 18 days.
William H. Adcock, son of Isham and Rachael Adcock, was born April 6, 1845 near Carrollton. His wife, Sarah Jane Adcock preceded him in death eleven years ago, and three sons have also died. He united with Baptist Church when a young man and continued that affiliation until death. He leaves to mourn their loss one siter, Mrs. Lucy Wood; five daughters: Mrs. George Evans of Hollywood California, Mrs. John Bradley of Jerseyville, Mrs. Eli Zink of Grover, Col., Mrs. Clinton Short of Greenville, Ill, and Mrs. George Garrison of Detroit, Michigan and two sons, John Adcock of Carrollton and William Adcock of Niattie, Ill.; also, 28 grandchldren, 24, great grandchildren, and a host of friends & relatives.
"O call it not death, 'tis life begun
For the waters are crossed and home is won"

Pictured with tombstone at right is their grand-daughter, Florence Louise (Zink) Philp 
 
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 Parents:
  Isham Adcock (1811 - 1857)
  Rachel Stinnett Adcock (1815 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Jane Admire Adcock (1847 - 1921)*
 
 Children:
  Della May Adcock Evans (1869 - 1947)*
  Julia Belle Adcock Bradley (1873 - 1965)*
  Clara Maude Adcock Zink (1877 - 1958)*
  John Levi Adcock (1877 - 1946)*
  Mary Louise Adcock Short (1882 - 1974)*
  William Cleveland Adcock (1885 - 1974)*
  Silas Gilbert Adcock (1888 - 1900)*
 
 Siblings:
  John J. Adcock (1832 - 1894)*
  Mary Jane Adcock Hardwick (1835 - 1856)*
  Louisa Elizabeth Adcock Browning (1838 - 1924)*
  Sarah Amanda Adcock Jones (1845 - 1930)*
  William Henry Adcock (1845 - 1932)
  Lucy Leona Adcock Wood (1848 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Gilead Cemetery
Carrollton
Greene County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Nareen, et al
Record added: Jul 23, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9176826
William Henry Adcock
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William Henry Adcock
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William Henry Adcock
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@};- R.I.P. ~ 5/1 Mon.
- Mom of Timothy L. Turner
 Added: Dec. 19, 2016

- Alice Faye Smith
 Added: Jun. 27, 2012

- LReneeTS
 Added: Sep. 26, 2008
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