|. John C. Adams, 1830 - 1914, s/o John C. Adams
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
1 John C. Adams,2 (John,1)
. b 20 Oct 1830 Chester Co, Pa (b Oct 1829 acc to 1900 census); d 2 Dec 1914 Philadelphia, "age 84 yrs, 1 mo, 12 days, of Brights
. disease, occupation: cigarmaker, widowed, s/o John C. Adams, b Chester Co, Pa, and Catherine Rezzer, b Mont Co, Pa", bur
. Chelten Hills Cem. See his death cert image below.
. m Anna M. Clark, b Mar 1830 Columbia, Pa, d 8 Jul 1904 Philadelphia, "age 74 yrs, 3 mos, 8 days, of bronch-pneumonia", bur Chel-
. ten Hill Cem. See her death cert image below.
. 1859 Philadelphia City Directory: John C. Adams, 411 N. 19th St, segarmaker.
. 1860 Philadelphia census, Ward 15, p 755, #1989/2403, Jno Adams,30 Pa, cigar maker, __, $100, Ann,30 Pa, Mary,8 Pa, Ann,7 Pa,
. Chas,6 Pa, Geo,4 Pa, Emma,2 Pa, Clara,8/12 Pa, Chas,16 Pa.
. 1863-65 US Civil War Draft Registration Card: 21st + 24th Wards of Philadelphia: John C. Adams, age 34, b Penna, cigar mak, of
. 501 18th.
. 1870 Philadelphia census, Ward 20, Dist 68, p 687, #1373/1530, John C. Adams,39 Pa, segarmaker, __, $150, Anna,40 Pa, keep
. home, Mary,19 Pa, shirt maker, Anne,17 Pa, dress maker, Chas,16 Pa, clerk in tele office, Ella,11 Pa, school, Clara,10 Pa,
. school, Winfield,8 Pa, school, Laura,6 Pa, Fanney,3 Pa, Leon,9/12 Pa..
. 1880 Philadelphia census, 29th Ward, 12th Elect Dist, ED 621, p 142D, 1832 Sharswood St, #61/62, John C. Adams,49 Pa (f and
. m b Pa), segarmaker, Anna,50 Pa, George,24 Pa, brickmaker, Winfield,18 Pa, learning trade (carpenter), Laura,16 Pa, works in
. bookbinding, Catherine,75 Pa (mother, wid, f and m b Pa), Benjamin Pfifer,19 Pa, drives wagon.
. 1887 Philadelphia Orphans Court Records, inventory Bk 4, p 336, and Account Bk 30, p 188: Part of estate papers for James L.
. Adams, John's brother: In indebtedness to estate is notation: "N.B. this claim is charged in inventory but is uncollected, the
. said John C. Adams, who is a brother of deceased being hopelessly insolvent, which was also the case when the inventory and
. appraisement was made."
. 1900 Philadelphia census, Ward 28, Div 25, ED 698, sheet 1A, 2508 31st St, #4/4, John C. Adams, Oct 1829 Pa (father-in-law),
. Anna M., Mar 1830 Pa (mother-in-law, marr 49 yrs, 10 ch, 8 living), living with dau Laura's family.
. 1910 Philadelphia census, Ward 28, Div 31, ED 660, sheet 1A, 2507 North Thirty-first St, #4/4, John C. Adams,82 Pa (wid, father-
. in-law), living with dau Laura's family.
. 1914, 4 Dec: "The Philadelphia Inquirer": ADAMS - Dec 2, 1914, JOHN C., husband of the late Anna M. Adams and eldest son of
. John and Catharine Adams, aged 84 years. A direct descendant of Wigard Levering. Relatives and friends are invited to attend
. funeral services, on Saturday, at 2 P.M., at this late residence 2507 N. 31st st. Interment private at Chelton Hills Cemetery.
. Remains may be viewed Friday after 8 P.M.
. 1. Mary Adams, b ca 1852 Pa.
. 2. Ann Adams, b ca 1853 Pa.
. 3. Charles Adams, b ca 1854-55 Pa, m Fannie ____, b ca 1858 Pa.
. 1880 Philadelphia census, Ward 29, Dist 30, ED 639, p 380D, 2303 Redner St, #134/146, Chas Adams,25 Pa (f and m b Pa),
. iron railing maker, Fannie Adams,22 Pa, living with Frank and Annie Young family.
. 1900 and 1910 census', family not located.
12 4. George Frank Adams, b 5 Dec 1854 Jersey City, NJ (or Pa) (b Dec 1855 acc to 1900 census), m Rebecca C. Balleron.
. 1870 Philadelphia census, Ward 20, Dist 30, ED 639, p 687, #1374/1531, Geo Adams,14 Pa, works in Br Ga, living in house-
. hold of Benj and Sarah Pheifer (adjacent to John C. Adams family).
. 1870 Philadelphia census, Ward 21, Dist 69, p 371, #1107/1183, George Adams,14 Pa, work cottonmill, living with Catharine
. Adams. (apparently a duplicate listing for him and his grandmother).
. 5. Ella/Emma Adam, b ca 1858-59 Pa.
. 6. Clara Adams, b ca 1859-60 Pa.
13 7. Winfield Scott Adams, b 20 Oct 1862 Philadelphia, m(1) Catherine H. Poley (Katie), m(2) Agnes C. Cleary.
. 8. Laura D. Adams, b Apr 1864 Pa, m Alfred D. Hamilton, b Jul 1860 Del, s/o Alexander (Alex) and Elizabeth (Lizzie) Hamilton.
. 1900 Philadelphia census, Ward 28, Div 25, ED 698, sheet 1A, 2508 31st St, #4/4, "Albert" D. Hamilton, Jul 1860 Del (f and
. m b Del), mail carrier, Laura D., Apr 1864 Pa (f and m b Pa) (marr 16 yrs, 4 ch, 2 living), Warren S., Jul 86 Pa, Elizabeth
. M., Oct 89 Pa, John C. Adams, Oct 1829 Pa (father-in-law), Anna M., Mar 1830 Pa (mother-in-law) (marr 49 yrs, 10 ch,
. 8 living).
. 1910 Philadelphia census, Ward 28, Div 31, ED 660, sheet 1A, 2507 North Thirty-first St, #4/4, Alfred D. Hamilton,49 Del (f
. and m b Del), letter carrier, post office, Laura D.,46 Pa (marr 26 yrs, 3 ch, 2 living), Warren S.,35 Pa, freight clerk, railroad
. ste, Elizabeth M.,20 Pa, John C. Adams,82 Pa (wid, father-in-law).
. 1920 Philadelphia census, Ward 28, ED 931, sheet 1A, 2507 Thirty-first St, #4/4, Alfred D. Hamilton,59 Del (f b Del, m b Pa),
. mail carrier, US Post Office, Laura D.,54 Pa, Warren S.,35 Pa (single), claims adjuster, P+R Railroad, Elizabeth M.,30 Pa
. (single), clerk, P+R Railroad.
. 1930 Philadelphia census, Ward 28, ED 694, sheet 22A, 2507 31st St, #380/391, Alfred Hamilton,69 Del (marr age 23), own,
. $5000, no occup, Laura,66 Pa (marr age 19).
. a. Warren S. Hamilton, b 11 Jul 1886 Pa, d Apr 1972 (SSDI 715-18-5092 RR), m 1924 Philadelphia to Genevieve D. Mc-
. Guire, b ca 1897 Pa.
. His LR: Philadelphia 19119.
. 1930 Philadelphia census, Ward 22, ED 671, sheet 19A, 2240 Schuyler St, #275/416, Warren S. Hamilton,43 Pa (marr age
. 37), rent ($57.50/mo), freight claims adjuster, steam railroad, Genevieve N.,33 Pa (marr age 27), W. Kent, 3 0/12 Pa.
. (1) W. Kent Hamilton, b ca 1927 Pa.
. b. Elizabeth M.(?N.) Hamilton, b Oct 1889 Pa.
. 9. Fanney Adams, b ca 1867 Pa.
. 1880 census, Fanney not located.
. 10. Leon Adams, b ca 1869 Pa.
. 1880 census, Leon not located.
. Ref: LDS records (no souce given): Winfield S. Adams, b 20 Oct 1861 Philadelphia, d 12 Feb 1943, s/o John B. Adams and Anna
. M. Clark.