Descendants of William G. Adams
Generation No. 1
1.WILLIAM G. ADAMS (middle name possible Gaskins) was born about 1795 in England, and died May 31, 1883.He married MARY ANN UNKNOWN.She was born Abt. 1801 possibly in England, and died November 19, 1869.WILLIAM G. ADAMS is buried in Union Chapel-Crow-White Cemetary, Turman Township, Sullivan County, Indiana.MARY ANN ADAMS is buried in Union Chapel-Crow-White Cemetary, Turman Township, Sullivan County, Indiana. William Adams retired as a farmer. He owned about 17,000 acres of land in Indiana.
Children of WILLIAM and MARY ADAMS are:
WILLIAM ADAMS, b. Abt. 1838.
SAMUEL ADAMS, b. Abt. 1840, England; d. August 13, 1882.
THOMAS ADAMS, b. Abt. 1840; d. October 12, 1881, LaMotte Prairie.
More About THOMAS ADAMS:
Burial: Union Chapel-Crow-White Cemetary, Turman Township, Sullivan County, Indiana
RICHARD ADAMS, b. Abt. 1842, England.
GEORGE ADAMS, b. Abt. 1846.
Generation No. 2
2.SAMUEL ADAMS (WILLIAM G.1) was born Abt. 1840 in England, and died August 13, 1882.He married ALICE WADE.She was born Abt. 1853. Alice is buried in Union Cemetary, Graysville, Sullivan Co., Indiana.
Children of SAMUEL ADAMS and ALICE WADE are:
UNKNOWN daughter. Born Sep 1869. died Oct 6, 1869. 10 days old. Listed on same tombstone
as father Samuel
HENRY ADAMS, b. November 18, 1875, Graysville, Crawford County,Indiana; d. March 22, 1972, Walnut Hill, Illinois.
OLIVE ADAMS, b. April 1870 in Indiana. Nickname Ollie. Female
WILLIAM ADAMS, b. Abt. 1873.
NOTE:Trying to find who the following children belonged to:Jesse Adams born about 1870 nephew of Samuel Adams and Margaret Adams born about 1866 niece of Samuel Adams.Both lived with Samuel Adams.
3.RICHARD ADAMS (WILLIAM G.1) was born Abt. 1842 in England.He married ELIZABETH UNKNOWN.She was born Abt. 1852 in Iniana.
Child of RICHARD ADAMS and ELIZABETH UNKNOWN is:
REBECCA ADAMS, b. 1878.
Note:Ema and Mora Adams lived with Richard Adams (listed as nieces). Trying to find out whose children they were.
Generation No. 3
4.HENRY ADAMS (SAMUEL2, WILLIAM G.1) was born November 18, 1875 in Graysville, Sullivan County,Indiana, and died March 22, 1972 in Walnut Hill, Illinois.He married (1) EDITH SMITH in Salem.She was born March 12, 1897, and died February 29, 1956.He married (2) PHEOBY ELLEN ELLIOT December 21, 1895 in Indiana, daughter of JOHN ELLIOTT and ROHANNA PARLTOW.She was born May 26, 1875 in Clark County, Illinois, and died October 17, 1916 in Casey, Illinois.PHEOBY ELLEN ELLIOT is buried in Partow Cemetary, Casey, illinois
Children of HENRY ADAMS and EDITH SMITH are:
MILDRED ADAMS, b. May 27, 1921; m. MILAS CLANAHAN.
JESSE ORVILLE ADAMS, b. August 17, 1922; m. LUCILLE UNKNOWN.
WILLIAM HENRY ADAMS, b. May 27, 1924; d. May 27, 1924.
WILLIAM HAROLD ADAMS, b. October 12, 1925, Walnut Hill, Illinois; d. June 22, 2001, Centralia, Marion County, Illinois; m. FREDA ELIZABETH WATKINS, July 23, 1944, Centralia, Marion County, Illinois; b. March 23, 1923, Patoka, Illinois.
WILLIAM HAROLD ADAMS is buried in Elmwood Cemetary, Centralia, Illinois
Children of HENRY ADAMS and PHEOBY ELLIOT are:
WILLARD HUNT, Foster child.
MARY VIRGINIA QUEEN ADAMS, b. November 30, 1896, Sullivan County, Indiana; d. March 18, 1991, Robinson, Crawford County, Illinois; m. LEWIS STEPHENS, April 24, 1916, Illinois; d. 1960. Occupation: Teacher
EUGENE H. ADAMS, b. September 22, 1898; d. February 13, 1899.
JOHN H. ADAMS, b. August 11, 1900; d. March 13, 1901.
ELLA ADAMS, b. May 27, 1903; m. KEITH CLANAHAN.
SAMUEL GASKEN ADAMS, b. October 08, 1905.
PEARL ADAMS, b. November 02, 1909.
EARL FLOYD ADAMS, b. November 02, 1909; d. November 28, 1909.
VERLIA LARENA ALICE MAY ADAMS, b. December 29, 1910; m. UNKNOWN WILLIAMS.
MURIEL MELISSA PAULINE ADAMS, b. December 22, 1912; m. (1) GLADE LEON BRYAN, May 23, 1936, Annapolis, Illinois; b. April 29, 1911, Annapolis, Illinois; d. October 29, 1954, Palestine, Illinois; m. (2) RAY FRANKLIN WISEMAN, December 19, 1964, Palestine, Illinois; d. January 26, 1986, Terre Haute, Indiana.