William George “Will” Adams

Birth
Decatur County, Tennessee, USA
Death 1960 (aged 72–73)
Decatur County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Bath Springs, Decatur County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 103282139 · View Source
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Son of James C Adams (1857-1947) and Mary J "Mollie" ALTOM Adams (1863-1905).

Married Lydia "Liddie" MANERS Adams on Dec 29, 1905 in Tennessee.
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1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Willie G Adams [William G Adams]
Age: 13
Birth Date: Feb 1887
Birthplace: Tennessee
Home in 1900: Civil District 11, Decatur, Tennessee
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: James C Adams
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Name: Mary J ALTOM Adams
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Household Members: Name Age
James C Adams 54
Mary J Adams 37
Rufus E Adams 17
Saphronia "Froney" Ann Adams 15
Willie G Adams 13
Jesse L Adams 11
John H "Doc" Adams 8
James Curry Adams 7
Joel T Adams 3
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Civil District 11, Decatur, Tennessee; Roll: 1566; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0025; FHL microfilm: 1241566.
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1910 United States Federal Census
Name: William G Adams
Age in 1910: 23
Birth Year: abt 1887
Birthplace: Tennessee
Home in 1910: Civil District 11, Decatur, Tennessee
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Lydia Adams
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Household Members: Name Age
William G Adams 23
Lydia MANERS Adams 21
James Alver Adams 3
Arlton Adams 2
Madgie Adams 0 [3/12]
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Civil District 11, Decatur, Tennessee; Roll: T624_1494; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0066; ; FHL microfilm: 1375507.
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U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: W G Adams [William G Adams]
County: Decatur
State: Tennessee
Birthplace: Tennessee,United States of America
Birth Date: 10 Feb 1887
Race: White
Age: 30
Occupation: farming
Nearest Relative: wife and 6 children
Height/Build: medium/medium
Color of Eyes/Hair: blue/light
Source Citation: Registration State: Tennessee; Registration County: Decatur; Roll: 1852979; .
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1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Will Adams
Age: 32
Birth Year: abt 1888
Birthplace: Tennessee
Home in 1920: Civil District 11, Decatur, Tennessee
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Liddie Adams
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Home owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Household Members: Name Age
William Arlton Adams 32
Liddie Adams 31
James Alver Adams 13
Arlton Adams 11
Madgie Adams 10
Plomer Adams 7
Uell Adams 5
Mary Lorene Adams 3 [3 9/12]
Dorothy Adams 1 [1 9/12]
Source Citation: Year: 1920; Census Place: Civil District 11, Decatur, Tennessee; Roll: T625_1737; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 67; Image: 196.
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1930 United States Federal Census
Name: William G Adams
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1887
Birthplace: Tennessee
Race: White
Home in 1930: District 11, Decatur, Tennessee
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Liddie A Adams
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Household Members: Name Age
William G Adams 43
Liddie A Adams 41
Clomer Adams 17
Adual A Adams 15
Mary Lorene Adams 14
Dorothy Deen Adams 12
Annie Bell Adams 9
Clifford Acie Adams 8
Lenoard R Adams 5
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: District 11, Decatur, Tennessee; Roll: 2245; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 200.0; FHL microfilm: 2341979.
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1940 United States Federal Census
Name: W G Adams
Age: 53
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1887
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Tennessee
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Decatur, Tennessee
Street: Thurman Road
Farm: Yes
Inferred Residence in 1935: Decatur, Tennessee
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Resident on farm in 1935: Yes
Sheet Number: 2A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 22
Occupation: Farmer
House Owned or Rented: Rented
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 3
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 5th grade
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 30
Class of Worker: Working on own account
Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
Household Members: Name Age
W G Adams 53
Liddie Adams 51
Plomer Adams 27
Mary Lorene Adams 24
Anna Bell Adams 19
Clifford Adams 18
Leonard Adams 15
Source Citation: Year: 1940; Census Place: , Decatur, Tennessee; Roll: T627_3886; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 20-13.
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WWI Civilian Draft Registrations
Name: Adams, W.G.
Birth Date: 10 Feb 1887
Birth Place: Decaturville TN
City/County: Decatur
State: TN
Ethnicity: W
Source Information:
Banks, Ray, comp.. WWI Civilian Draft Registrations [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.
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Adams, Liddie, 1888-____
Adams, Will, 1887-1960


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  • Created by: CKinseyC
  • Added: 8 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 103282139
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William George “Will” Adams (10 Feb 1887–1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103282139, citing Gardner - Wylie Cemetery, Bath Springs, Decatur County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by CKinseyC (contributor 47420416) .