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James Adams
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Birth: Aug. 24, 1829
South Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 24, 1893
Fayette County
Georgia, USA

James Adams, the son of Sanford Adams and Amy Ashley, was born in South Carolina, but moved to Fayette County, Georgia with his family as a young child. He married Elizabeth Spradlin on 23 Oct 1851.
He was a private in Co. B Cavalry Battalion, Cobbs Legion. His wife's pension application states that he surrendered on 9 April 1865 at Appomatox Courthouse. Other records state he was paroled at Greensboro in on 1 May 1865. Pension records also give his date of death as 24 March 1893. He lived through the harrowing experience of the Civil War and losing four of his dear brothers. 
Family links: 
  Sanford Adams (1805 - 1868)
  Amy Ashley Adams (1806 - 1882)
  Elizabeth Spradlin Adams (1836 - 1909)
  Bennette Adams (1820 - 1915)*
  James Adams (1829 - 1893)
  Rachel Adams McEachern (1835 - 1907)*
  Elias Adams (1837 - 1905)*
  Joshua Callaway Adams (1853 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Co. B, Cav Bn, Cobbs GA Legion, CSA
Hopewell Cemetery
Fayette County
Georgia, USA
Maintained by: Mary Harper
Originally Created by: Linda Abbott
Record added: Dec 27, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10179180
James Adams
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James Adams
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The Gallantry, Sacrifice andHonor YOU portrayed for our belovedSouthern Heritage will remain in ourthoughts, love, devotion and sincerity Forever. May You REST inGod's Peace.
- Mary Dean Shipp Register Greer
 Added: Jul. 15, 2015

- James Tate
 Added: Jul. 27, 2013

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 Added: Oct. 7, 2010
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