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 May Deliah <I>Adams</I> Adey

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May Deliah Adams Adey

  • Birth 17 May 1889 Hocking, Monroe County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 4 Feb 1973 Placer County, California, USA
  • Burial Roseville, Placer County, California, USA
  • Plot NC.,Blk A, Lot 16, Grave 7
  • Memorial ID 13910347


Sister of:
Charles C.
& John A. Adams.

Born in Clinton,Iowa.
As a child May lived in Hocking and Hymes, Iowa.

On Aug. 25, 1906 she married
JOSEPH CREARY ADEY in Hocking, Monroe Co., Iowa.
After marriage they moved to Perry,Iowa.
Following jobs they also lived in
Elgin and Savannah, Illinois,
Yankton, So. Dakota and Bovie, Minnesota
before heading west.

Together they had a total of nine children,
Everett J.,
Charlie H.,
Daniel, who died in infancy.
Paul A.,
Edward J.,
Lois May, who died at age 22 days.
living daughter,
Leslie C.,
living daughter

About 1940 the family moved to Roseville, CA. where Joe worked for the railroad. All the grown children soon followed moving to California.

Joe & May lived in Roseville, Placer Co., CA. for the remainder of their lives.

*These are my grandparents. If you feel you are related please feel free to contact me through my link below.

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  • Created by: Laural N. D.
  • Added: 10 Apr 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13910347
  • Michael Dunne
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for May Deliah Adams Adey (17 May 1889–4 Feb 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13910347, citing Roseville Public Cemetery District, Roseville, Placer County, California, USA ; Maintained by Laural N. D. (contributor 46770490) .