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James Leonard Adams
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Birth: Sep. 8, 1875
Arapahoe County
Colorado, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1951
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA

James was a long time employee of the Denver Tramway Company. Starting in 1890 as a 15 year old office boy to Tramway President, Rodney Curtis, Jim rose quickly through the ranks, working in the Auditors division, then in 1900 becoming the Transportation Superintendent of the East Division. He later transferred to the same position in the North Division. In 1915, Jim left the Tramway briefly to rum the Crown Hill Association, but quickly returned to the Denver Tramway Company as it's Superintendant of Transportationuntil July, 1948. Jim then served the Tramway in an advisory capacity until a major heart attack reduced his duties in May, 1950. In his career, Jim also served terms as President of many service organizations such as Lion's Club, Denver Masons, Midwest Transit Association and The President's Round Table. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Logan Adams (1840 - 1920)
  Laura Elizabeth Wiswell Adams (1851 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Estella Maude Savacool Adams (1875 - 1968)
 
 Siblings:
  Hardy Clifford Adams (1870 - 1945)*
  Sarah Estella Adams DeYarman (1871 - 1948)*
  Eli Rufus Adams (1873 - 1955)*
  James Leonard Adams (1875 - 1951)
  John Q Adams (1877 - 1881)*
  George Logan Adams (1882 - 1924)*
  Archie Myron Adams (1885 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Wheat Ridge
Jefferson County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block 33, Lot 105
 
Maintained by: Doug Stiverson
Originally Created by: Michael
Record added: Oct 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43516104
James Leonard Adams
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James Leonard Adams
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James Leonard Adams
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Rest in peace James
- Michael
 Added: Dec. 19, 2010
 
 
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