Emely “Emma” <I>Scarborough</I> Adams

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Emely “Emma” Scarborough Adams

  • Birth 4 Jul 1830 Arkansas, USA
  • Death 20 Apr 1910 Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
  • Burial Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
  • Memorial ID 68954496

From the Texas Marriages records, 1837-1973. John Q. Adams married Emily Scarborough on May 11, 1848 in Red River, Texas. Indexing Batch Number M59278-1, Origin: Texas Vital Records, GS Film number 1295730, Reference ID 2:STCT2G.

Died at the age of 90 of "Sinile Pneumonia and felling of old age." Informant on death certificate is her son, Jefferson Davis Adams (J D Adams).


Florida Adams (b. abt 1849 in Texas)

James M. Adams (b. abt 1852 in Texas)

A. Jackson "Jack" Adams (b. Aug. 7, 1857 in Texas)

Jefferson Davis Adams (b. 12/01/1961 in Texas, d. 11/14/1934 in Arizona). Married to Alice Adams. Cause of Death: Septicemia from rectal cancer.

Cordelia Adams (b. 2/27/1865 in Texas, d. 1/31/1943 in Arizona) Married Bushrod F. Crawford on Aug. 8, 1880. Mr. Crawford was one of the founders of Globe, AZ.

Texas Anna Adams (b. abt 1868 in Arizona) Married Allen Preston Hill on Feb. 12, 1885 in what would be Phoenix.

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  • Created by: Pam Kochheiser
  • Added: 26 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68954496
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emely “Emma” Scarborough Adams (4 Jul 1830–20 Apr 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68954496, citing Cactus Mound Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA ; Maintained by Pam Kochheiser (contributor 46778826) .