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 Melissa Jane <I>Caldwell</I> Adams

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Melissa Jane Caldwell Adams

  • Birth 7 Apr 1851 Spanish Fork, Utah County, Utah, USA
  • Death 12 Mar 1939 American Fork, Utah County, Utah, USA
  • Burial Fountain Green, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
  • Plot Sec 9 Lot 12
  • Memorial ID 16006153

Daughter of Matthew Caldwell (1822-1912)
and Barzilla Guymon (1823-1869)
Married William Henry Adams Jr Mar 22 1869


Funeral services for Melissa Jane Caldwell Adams, 87, were held here Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the ward chapel and interment was in the Fountain Green cemetery. Mrs. Adams died Sunday at American Fork at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Melissa Despain. Mrs. Adams was born April 7, 1851 at Spanish Fork, a daughter of Mathew and Barzilla Gugson (Guymon) Caldwell. Her family moved to Fountain Green when she was a child and in 1901 moved to Pleasant Grove. Her husband died in 1925. She is survived by four sons and two daughters, William A. and Delos Adams of Garland; Burton H. Adams of Pleasant Grove; Byron L. Adams of Sterling, Idaho; Mrs. Melissa Despain of American Fork; Mrs. Vilate West of Pleasant Grove; fifty three grandchildren, sixty-six great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.

Mt. Pleasant Pyramid March 17, 1939





  • Maintained by: Jason O'Driscoll
  • Originally Created by: Ray Memmott
  • Added: 5 Oct 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16006153
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Melissa Jane Caldwell Adams (7 Apr 1851–12 Mar 1939), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16006153, citing Fountain Green Cemetery, Fountain Green, Sanpete County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Jason O'Driscoll (contributor 47130140) .