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Rufus Adams
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Birth: 1841
Death: Feb. 20, 1911
Monroe County
Indiana, USA

Residence Salem IN;
Enlisted on 11/21/1861 as a private and was mustered into Co. B, 49th Indiana Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 11/29/1864
Federal Pension Information:
He applied for a pension on 9/23/1885; application # 550,339

The Monroe County, Indiana Death Records Index lists Rufus Adams as follows:
Name: Adams, Rufus
Age: 70
DOD: February 20, 1911
Burial Place: Rose Hill

The Monroe County, Indiana Birth Index lists Infant Adams as follows:
Name of Child: Adams, Infant
Father's First Name: Rufus
Mother's Maiden Name: Filem Adams
Sex: M
DOB: 1/2/1884

The Monroe County, Indiana Birth Index lists George I. Adams as follows:
Name of Child: Adams, George I
Father's First Name: Rufus
Mother's Maiden Name: Elizabeth R. Webb
Sex: M
DOB: 10/18/1885

The Monroe County, Indiana Birth Index lists Infant Adams as follows:
Name of Child: Adams, Infant
Father's First Name: Rufus
Mother's Maiden Name: Elizabeth R. Webb
Sex: F
DOB: 8/21/1890

The Monroe County, Indiana Birth Index lists Infant Adams as follows:
Name of Child: Adams, Infant
Father's First Name: Rufus
Mother's Maiden Name: Lizzie Webb
Sex: M
DOB: 5/6/1892

Obituary:
OLD VETERAN DIES.
Rufus Adams, aged 70, an old soldier, died last night at 10 o’clock at the home of his son Roy Adams, East 13th Street, after an illness of several weeks with paralysis. He served during the war in Co A, 49th Ind. He is survived by the following children; Mrs. James Webb, of Richmond; Forest Adams, of Indianapolis; Mrs. Sadie Rose, of Illinois; and Roy, Frank and Clyde Adams, of this city. One brother, Cyrenus Adams, and a sister, Mrs. Saders, also mourn his death.
Funeral tomorrow at 10 o’clock at the 8th Street Methodist Church in charge of Rev. Kroft. Burial at Rose Hill.
---The Daily Telephone, Bloomington, Indiana, February 21, 1911, p. 1, col. 1.
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Webb Adams (____ - 1899)*
  Filena Gudgel Adams (1853 - ____)*
  Sarah P Adams (1856 - ____)*
  Elizabeth R. Webb Adams (1862 - 1901)*
 
 Children:
  Rosa L. Adams (1872 - ____)*
  Lillie Adams (1875 - ____)*
  Forest W Adams (1879 - ____)*
  Sadie M. Adams Rose (1882 - 1962)*
  Frank Adams (1886 - ____)*
  Ethel Adams Rethford (1887 - ____)*
  Clyde Adams (1892 - 1993)*
  Raymond Adams (1899 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Bloomington
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section A, Lot 12
 
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Record added: Dec 09, 2006
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