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 Harry Young Adams

Harry Young Adams

Warwick, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 6 Oct 1948 (aged 63)
Rothsville, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Rothsville, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Main Cemetery, Section 3, Lot 84, Grave 3
Memorial ID 35036146 · View Source
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Lititz Record (Lititz, Pa.), Friday, Jan. 12, 1906, p. 2, col. 3:
"Rothsville News
Harry Adams' new house is nearly completed."

Lancaster New Era, Oct. 6, 1948, p. 3:
"POSTMASTER AT ROTHSVILLE DIES - Harry Y. Adams was 63: Fire Co. Treasurer
Harry Y. Adams, postmaster at Rothsville for the past 15 years, died at his home in Rothsville today at 3:40 a. m. after an illness of 15 months. He was sixty-three years old. His death recalls the famous Rothsville Whitmonday horse races held in the town from 1885 to 1917. He was among the "old-timers" who assisted with the gala events.

BORN IN MILLPORT a son of the late Benjamin and Olive [sic] Young Adams, he was a member of the Jerusalem Lutheran Church, Rothsville, and served as treasurer of the Rothsville Fire Co. Surviving are his wife, Amelia Fry Adams, and these children: Irene, wife of Ivan Leeking, Millway; Marguerite, at home; Beulah, wife of Walter Bair, this city; Woodrow, Rothsville; and Harry, Akron; also ten grandchildren, one great grandchild; and these brothers and sisters: Wilmer, Rothsville; Emma, wife of Harry Johnson, Akron; Bessie, wife of Cyrus Singer, Farmersville; Frank, this city; and Homer, Lititz."

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Adams/Father/Harry Y./1884-1948

  • Maintained by: Denise Witwer Lahr
  • Originally Created by: E.Renkin
  • Added: 21 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 35036146
  • Denise Witwer Lahr
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Harry Young Adams (23 Oct 1884–6 Oct 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 35036146, citing Rothsville Lutheran Cemetery, Rothsville, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Denise Witwer Lahr (contributor 47356680) .