I have a Miles W. Adams who married a Catherine Anderson in Bell County, TX with children with those names.Here is what I have.Maybe your A.J. should be M.W.?
Miles Washington Adams ( b. 04/01/1835 d.12/27/1919 Granbury (Hood County) m. Catherine Anderson (Nov. 16, 1836 - June 14, 1889 d/o James B. Anderson and Elizabeth Barnard) 9 Sep 1858 Bell County TX
Miles served in CW in Company I of the 17th Texas Infantry (CSA) He was also a charter Member ofthe Salado Masonic Lodge,which was founded June 15, 1866.It is thought the first meeting place for Salado Lodge # 296 was the second floor of Salado College, which was founded by E.S. C. Robertson, a prominent Freemason.Miles was also a member of Lodge# 392 in Granbury, TX but was suspended by 1887 for non payment of Dues.
He had removed his family to land he purchased in Southern Hood County, TX by 1880 (according to Tax and school records).There are Photos of Milesand at least four of their children (in 1905) at the Hood County museum in Granbury, TX.
children of Miles Washington Adams and Catherine Anderson:
1.Mary Etta Adams b. @ 1862 m. A.H. Ridgeway 2.John Crump Adams b. @ 1870mLouVincent
Children of John C. Adams and Lou Vincent
1.Katie Adams b.26 Jan 1891 2. Allie Adams b.4 Sept 1892 d. Feb 1973m. ? Rhea 3.Eliza Cecile Jan 1905 4.? Adams (f)b. 31 July 1906 5.Nellie Adams m. ? Holland 6.Jane Adams m. ? Williamson 7.Fred Adams
3. J.M.(male) b.@ 1871 - 4. Eliza Adams b. @ 1872 m. C. M.Wells 28 Nov. 1889 Hood County, TX Child:Elmyrta
5.Augustus Horton Adams b. @1874 d. 1952 m. 1st Ida Garner 20 Dec. 1892 m.2nd Ione E. Ennis (b. @ 1876 or 1879 Dallas, TX d. 11-11-1968 Fort Worth, TX
Horton was a blacksmith with the Frisco Railroad.
Children of Horton Adams and Ione Ennis
1.Miles West Adams (b. 20 May 1909) 2.Agatha Adams b. 14 June 1901 m. ? Rhea 3.Mary Sue Adams b. 24 Dec 1905 4.Sarah Catherine b. 29 July 1807 m ? McKillip