x.Hiram ADKINS was born about 1856 in Cabell County, (West) Virginia. He married Malinda Jane KINNISON, daughter of Wellington Griffin KENNISON and Nancy ADKINS. She was born 8 April 1858 in Cabell County, (West) Virginia, and died UNKNOWN. He married Armilda QUEEN ***18 April 1878 in Wayne County, (West) Virginia, daughter of John QUEEN and Sarah BELCHER.. She was born 9 April 1860 in Wayne County, (West) Virginia. The 1910 census for Enumeration District 55, Laurel Hill Magisterial District, Lincoln County, West Virginia lists: Hiram ADKINS 53; wife Malinda J. ADKINS 51; son Emery ADKINS 24; son Elby ADKINS 22; daughter Florence ADKINS 19; son Herston ADKINS 17; and son Erastus ADKINS 13.