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    Joseph Samuel Adams

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    • Great-grandfather of Amy Adams — 4th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 13 Aug 1863 
    • Birth Location:
    • London, England 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 2 Feb 1936 
    • Death Location:
    • Shelley, Bingham, Idaho 
    • Burial Date:
    • 7 Feb 1936 
    • Burial Location:
    • Hillcrest Cemetery, Shelley, Bingham, Idaho 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 25 Dec 1894 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Salt Lake County, Utah 
    • Notes: 
    • Joseph Adams was a printer and newspaper editor.

      Although the tombstone for Joseph Adams has 1864 as his birth year, his death certificate had the 4 in 1864 typed over with a 3 indicating it was really in 1863. The 1900 U.S. Census record also gives 1863 as his birth year.

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  • Sources for Joseph Samuel Adams

    • 1 Federal Census, ID, Bingham County, 1920, Shelley, E.D. 74, Sheet 18A, Image 35 of 36.
    • 2 Federal Census, ID, Freemont County, 1910, Rexburg Ward 2, E.D. 290, Sheet 4A, Image 7 of 12.
    • 3 Federal Census, ID, Bingham County, 1900, Idaho Falls, E.D. 20, Sheet 7B, Image 14 of 30.
    • 5 Find A Grave, ID, Bingham County, 1930, Shelley, E.D. 6-26, Sheet 7A, Image 13 of 29.
    • 6 Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937, Death certificate for Joseph Samuel Adams.
    • 7 Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007, Obituary record for Francis Elizabeth Cole Adams.
    • 8 Idaho, U.S., Birth Index, 1861-1917, Stillbirth Index, 1905-1967, Birth record for son Frank Ralph Adams.
    • 9 Idaho, U.S., Birth Index, 1861-1917, Stillbirth Index, 1905-1967, Birth record for son George William Adams.
    • 10 Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940, Marriage record for Joseph S Adams and Frances Cole.

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