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 Delilah <I>Wood</I> Adams

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Delilah Wood Adams

  • Birth 1831 Illinois, USA
  • Death 15 Mar 1906 Gentry County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Lone Star, Gentry County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 19600673

Married William Adams in 1853.

Excerpt from "History of Harrison County, Missouri' Wanamaker, George W., 1846-1921.Author: Wanamaker, George W., 1846-1921.

William and Delila (Wood) Adams, both natives of Illinois, where they were married. They came to Missouri about 1855 via ox team and settled in the northeast part of Gentry County, where Mr. Adams entered forty acres of land, which he eventually sold and purchased 100 acres. He served in the State Militia during the Civil War and died about 1893, and his wife died in 1908; both are buried in the Lone Star Cemetery. They were the parents of the following children: Mrs. Mary Hunter of Dallas Township; Mrs. Matilda Spillman of Worth County; John who died in 1917; Willis who lives near the home place in Gentry County; William W. of this sketch; Mrs. Lizzie Groom of Gentry County; and Mrs. Lorella Shofner of Union Star, Missouri; and Charles F. and Della, both of the home place in Gentry County.

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  • Maintained by: LP
  • Originally Created by: Janice Hensley
  • Added: 29 May 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19600673
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Delilah Wood Adams (1831–15 Mar 1906), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19600673, citing Lone Star Cemetery, Lone Star, Gentry County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by LP (contributor 46788762) .