.                 William H. Adams, 1839 - 1901, s/o John C. Adams
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.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email:
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3   William H. Adams,2                                                                                                                                                      (John,1)
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.        b Sep 1839 Chester Co, Pa; d 5 Oct 1901 Philadelphia, Pa, "age 61, of uraemia, b Chester Co, Pa, occup: engineer, of 508 N 19th
.           St", bur Fernwood Cem.  See his death cert
image below.
.        m(1) Josephine Garrison, b ca 1842-44 Pa, d 5 Jun 1882 Philadelphia, Pa, "age 40, of toxemia convulsions, married, of 502 N 19th
.                 St", bur Fernwood Cem, d/o Jesse F. and Cornelia Garrison.  See her death cert
image below.
.                 Josephine,8 Pa, was listed with her parents in the 1850 Philadelphia census, Spring Garden Ward 7, p 410, #612/773.
.                 Rebecca Adams,68, was living with Jesse and Cornelia "Garison" in the 1870 Philadelphia census, 15th Ward, 43rd Dist, p 79,
.                 #1901.
.        m(2) 1888 Philadelphia to Elizabeth Garvin, b Dec 1841 Pa, d 4 Mar 1914 Philadelphia, "of 2405 Olive, 15th Ward, of pneumonia,
.                 endocarditis, widow, d/o Roger Garvin, b Ireland, and Rose Ann Carlin, b Ireland", bur Cathedral Cem.
.                 See her death certificate
image below, informant Mary Quinn.

.        William served in the Union Army from 19 Aug 1861 to 27 Aug 1864, in F. Co, 8th Regmt of the Pa Cavalry 89th Volunteers.

.        1860 Philadelphia, Pa census, Ward 15, p 728, #1807/2182, Wm Adams,23 Pa, copper smith, --, $200, Josephine,18 Pa.
.        1863-65 US Civil War Drath Registration Card: 21 24th Wards of Philadelphia: William H. Adams, age 24, b Penn, coppersmith, of
.                 1921 Rockford.
.        1870 Philadelphia census, Ward 15, Dist 43, p 391, #1228/1524, William Adams,31 Pa, coppersmith,31 Pa, __, $300, Josephine,26
.                 Pa, John,9 Pa, at school, Jesse,6 Pa, Charles,4 Pa, Irene,1 Pa, James Nolan,18 Pa, laborer, John Murray,19 Pa, laborer.
.        1880 Philadelphia census, Ward 15, Dist 20, ED 266, p 229A, 1909 Rickford St, #59/70, H. William Adams,42 Pa (f and m b Pa),
.                 coppersmith, Josephine,37 Pa, Jesse,16 Pa, laborer, Charles,14 Pa, works bolt factory, Irene,11 Pa, attending school, Edward
.                 McCall,16 Pa, boarder, wood and willow ward store.
.        1900 Philadelphia census, Ward 15, ED 274, sheet 6A, 508 N 19th St, #81/83, William Adams, Sep 1839 Pa (f b Ire, m b Pa), cop-
.                 persmith, Elizabeth, Dec 1841 Pa (f and m b Ire) (marr 11 yrs, 0 ch), Rosanna Garvin, Jan 1865 Pa (f and m b Ire) (sis-in-law,
.                 single).  (a William Henry Adams was b 13 Sep 1839, d 5 Sep 1908, widower, occup: plasterer, s/o Wm H. Adams and Sarah
.                 Higbee)
.        1910 Philadelphia census, Ward 15, ED 242, sheet 5A, Perch St, #68/75, Elizabeth Adams,65 Pa (wid, Ire,Ire), boarder with Eddi-
.                 son Kiner.

.        issue:

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1.   John Charles Adams, b 7 Apr 1861 Pa, m(1) Sarah A. Carr, m(2) Harriet M. Sheehan.

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2.   Jesse F. Adams, b 10 Apr 1864 Philadelphia.
.              Acc to LDS records (no source given): Jesse F. Adams, b 10 Apr 1864 Philadelphia, s/o William H. and Josephine Adams.
.              Poss same as follows, but middle initial and birth year off:
.              Jesse Jones Adams m 1899 Philadelphia to Annie H. Anderson.
.              1900 Philadelphia census, Ward 34, Div 8, ED 878, sheet 5B, 894 .... St, #93/97, Jesse J. Adams, Apr 1865 Pa (son-in-law), cop-
.                       per smith, Annie .., Jun 1878 Pa (dau, marr 0 yrs, 0 ch), living with Ea..... and Caroline Anderson.
.              1910 census, family not located, although there was a Jesse Adams,43 Pa (single), machinist helper, locomotive wks, with Hugh
.                       Adams,42 Pa, living in Philadelphia, 10th Ward.
.              1920 census, none of the above Jesse's located.

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3.   Charles Adams, b 4 Jun 1866 Philadelphia.  Birth date given in LDS records, Charles s/o William and Josephine Adams.
.              Prob the Charles Adams, d 28 Nov 1890 Philadelphia, "age 24, of typhoid fever, married, occup: driver", bur Fernwood Cem.
.              See his death cert
image below, which listed his address as Ward 15, 502 W 19th St.

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4.   Irene Adams, b ca 1869 Pa.
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