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Peter Adams
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1841, Germany
Death: Apr. 11, 1907
Cerro Gordo County
Iowa, USA

Peter Adams was born in Germany March 25, 1841, and died at his home here April 11, 1097. He came to America in 1854 settling in Wisconsin. In 1881 he came to Iowa and lived around Clear Lake and Ventura ever since, where he has many friends. He enlisted in the Army in 1864, serving in Co. D. 42nd Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. In 1863 [sic] he married, but his wife died about a year later [sic]. April 6, 1881, he was married to Mrs. Caroline Kyle, a widow with nine children. To this union was born two children, Dora, who preceded here father to the better land, and Fred who now lives on the old homestead. The funeral services were conducted by Rev. Penn at the U.B. Church. Internment was made in the Ventura Cemetery. A large number of relatives and friends are left to mourn his loss. Those from away who were here to attend the funeral were as follows: Paul Dorrow and family of Crystal Lake, Mrs. Hobbs of Crystal Lake, Ed Laun and wife, and George Scherf and wife, of Charles City, Mrs. Tegler of Clear Lake, John Kyle andf family ofTitonka, George Kyle and wife of Fort Dodge, Frank and Dan Kyle of Walnut Grove, Minn., P. Wines and wife [friends] of Mason City. Mrs. George Kyle of Fort Dodge, remained with Mrs. Adams until Thursday. 
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  Wilhelmina Karolina Scherf Adams (1840 - 1921)
  Frederick William Adams (1882 - 1942)*
  Dora Matilda Adams Kaster (1884 - 1905)*
*Calculated relationship
Clear Lake Township Cemetery
Cerro Gordo County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Peggy
Record added: Aug 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94990104
Peter Adams
Added by: Sandra
Peter Adams
Added by: Sandra
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