Mary Elizabeth Adams parents were Kinion Adams and Elizabeth Buckner;
KINION ADAMS was born May 09, 1821 in Georgia, and died February 07, 1894 in Georgia.He married ELIZABETH BUCKNER April 09, 1843 in Muscogee County, Georgia.She was born May 17, 1826 in Georgia, and died March 08, 1915 in Georgia.
Notes for KINION ADAMS:
Sources and Notes:
Buried atOlive Branch Baptist Church cemetery in Heard County, Georgia
Kinion Adams was a soldier in Civil War, Pvt. Co. E 10th Georgia Cavalry, Heard County Independents
Will of Kinion Adams on file at Heard County, Georgia courthouse:
"We the undersigned being present at the making of Kinion AdamsWill at the last sickness of Kinion Adams at his dwelling in said county, and being called upon by him to be witness to his Will, heard him declare his will as follows:
1st,I wish my wife Elizabeth Adams to have and I bequeath and give to her my home place consisting of the lot of land upon which is located my dwelling house;
2nd,I bequeath and give to my daughter Carrie Thrower the place she now lives upon;
3rd,The residence and remainder of my estate both real and personal I direct be equally divided among all my heirs.It is my desire that there be no lawsuit over my estate.All of which on the fifth day after Kinion Adams died was reduced to writing and signed by us at the request of Warren Adams and Joe T. Jackson selected by the next of kin to administer on said Kinion's estate.Given under our hands this February 12, 1894.J.W. Echols,J. Shellnutt,Martha Taylor
Recorded April 16, 1894Court of Ordinary, Heard County, Georgia
Other Sources:Muscogee County, GA marriage records
1860, 1870, 1880 census Heard County, GA
Heard County, GA Courthouse records
eard County, GA Cemetery Records
Notes:1864 census for Reorganizing the Georgia Militia(Joe Brown Census)
showsK.Adams,age 42 yrs8 months,Manfacturer (occupation), born in
Georgia (37th Senatorial Dist.792Militia DistrictHeard County, Georgia)
Notes:A descendent of Kinion Adams family is Roy Adams of Georgia,
Notes for ELIZABETH BUCKNER:
Buried at Olive Branch Baptist Church Cemetery in Heard County, Georgia
1900 census Heard County, Georgiap. 111Rockalo Dist. (living with her daughter Carolina Adams Thower and family)
1910 census Heard County, GAp. 11Rockalo Dist. (living with daughter Sarah and Henry J. Hardy in this census; shows Elizabeth Adams as mother-in-law, age 85, widow, born GA, both parents born GA
Children of KINION ADAMS and ELIZABETH BUCKNER are:
MARY ANN ELIZABETH3 ADAMS, b. June 1844, Georgia; d. March 31, 1892. (married Joseph T. Jackson)
NANCY A ADAMS, b. April 11, 1846, Georgia; d. 1847, Georgia.
MARTHA ANN ADAMS, b. September 06, 1847, Georgia; d. September 1928, GA.
WARREN TAYLOR ADAMS, b. May 26, 1849, Georgia.
MANDY ELVIRA ADAMS, b. August 13, 1851; m. WILLIAM ROBINSON.
SARAH ANN SOFRONIA ADAMS, b. July 12, 1853, Georgia; d. January 1927, Heard County, Georgia area.
ALZARENA ADAMS, b. June 1857, Georgia; d. 1933, Georgia.
CAROLINE Z ADAMS, b. July 22, 1862, Georgia; d. August 11, 1902, Georgia.
LESLIE A ADAMS, b. July 1864, GA; d. February 09, 1937, GA.(married Emma Screws, daughter of Francis Marion Screws and Mary Ann Ashley)
ANDERSON JACKSON ADAMS, b. September 1863, Georgia.
EMMA JOSEPHINE ADAMS, b. February 1867.
PEDDY ADAMS, b. October 30, 1868, Heard County, Georgia; d. September 02, 1874, Heard County, Georgia.