Mary Elizabeth <I>Powell</I> Adams

Mary Elizabeth Powell Adams

Illinois, USA
Death 11 Feb 1900 (aged 64)
White County, Illinois, USA
Burial Norris City, White County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 95051770 · View Source
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Daughter of Osborne & Elizabeth (Boatright) Powell. Wife of James A. Adams. Married 18 Mar 1858 in Saline County, IL.

Children: sons, Edward, John L., Charles A., Robert F., and Elmer Adams; daughters, Laura Elizabeth (Adams) Jones, Liza Jane (Adams) Pearce Miller, and Annie Belle (Adams) Richardson.

Mary's tombstone is the same as that of her husband's, with her birth and death dates inscribed on the reverse side of his. Facing the west, it is now weathered and difficult to read. It is inscribed as follows:
Mary E.
Wife of
J. A. Adams
Feb. 22, 1835
Feb. 11, 1900
Gone but not forgotten

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  • Maintained by: Nancy (Folmar) Reykdal
  • Originally Created by: Indian Creek
  • Added: 9 Aug 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 95051770
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Elizabeth Powell Adams (22 Feb 1835–11 Feb 1900), Find a Grave Memorial no. 95051770, citing Ebenezer Cemetery, Norris City, White County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Nancy (Folmar) Reykdal (contributor 46833792) .