Abraham Adams Family of Muskingum County, Ohio Outline
Descendants of Abraham (of Muskingum Co. OH) Adams
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The exact relationship between this Abraham Adams and Jacob Adams b 1780 is unknown but it is possible that Abraham was a son of Jacob Adams.
Generation No. 1
1. ABRAHAM (OF MUSKINGUM CO. OH)1 ADAMS was born Abt. 1801 in Pennsylvania. He married ELIZABETH. She was born Abt. 1806.
Children of ABRAHAM ADAMS and ELIZABETH are:
i. MARY2 ADAMS, b. Abt. 1827.
Notes for MARY ADAMS:
Is she the mother of Laura M Wilson who signed an affidavit for Nancy Wilson Adams (widow of Denton) in 1865?
2. ii. DENTON ADAMS, b. Abt. 1828.
iii. MICHAEL ADAMS, b. Abt. 1832.
iv. JASPER ADAMS, b. Abt. 1833; d. Andersonville Prison Camp, GA.
3. v. NEWTON ADAMS, b. July 12, 1836, Dresden, Muskingum County, Ohio; d. April 07, 1911, Avery, Red River County, Texas.
vi. ISABELLE ADAMS, b. Abt. 1842.
Generation No. 2
2. DENTON2 ADAMS (ABRAHAM (OF MUSKINGUM CO. OH)1) was born Abt. 1828. He married NANCY WILSON October 24, 1851 in At the home of Jacob Wilson of Richhill Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania, daughter of JACOB WILSON and MARY COLE. She was born Abt. 1834.
Notes for DENTON ADAMS:
Subj: Re: MUSKINGUM COUNTY LOOKUP
Date: 3/26/00 1:09:07 PM Pacific Standard Time
From: email@example.com (Gerry Hubacka)
Only found one Denton Adams:
Page 331, House 114, Family 114
ADAMS, Abraham 49, male, Farmer, born in PA
Elizabeth 44, female, born in PA
Mary 23, female, born in VA
Denton 22, male, Farmer, born in VA
Michael 18, male, Farmer, born in PA
Jasper 17, male, Farmer, born in PA
Newton 12, male, born in OH
Isabel 8, female, born in OH
Bailey, Laura M. 4, female, born in OH
Keller, John 22, male, Gunsmith, born in
Good luck in your research!
Ms. Gerry Hubacka
Abraham and Elizabeth also collected pensions for their son Jasper who died at Andersonville.
Notes for NANCY WILSON:
Children listed in Widow's Pensions file.
More About NANCY WILSON:
Census: 1850, Greene County, Pennsylvania in the home of Jacob Wilson
Children of DENTON ADAMS and NANCY WILSON are:
4. i. ARABELLA3 ADAMS, b. April 10, 1853.
5. ii. LAURA MARIA ADAMS, b. July 01, 1861.
3. NEWTON2 ADAMS (ABRAHAM (OF MUSKINGUM CO. OH)1) was born July 12, 1836 in Dresden, Muskingum County, Ohio, and died April 07, 1911 in Avery, Red River County, Texas. He married DELILA ADAMS November 18, 1866 in Frazeysburg, Muskingum County, Ohio, daughter of JACOB ADAMS and ELIZABETH ADAMS. She was born January 18, 1847 in Greene County, Pennsylvania, and died January 05, 1912 in Indian Creek, Brown County, TX.
Children of NEWTON ADAMS and DELILA ADAMS are:
6. i. ELMER ELLSWORTH3 ADAMS, b. July 04, 1867, Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio; d. April 18, 1962, San Bernardino, California.
ii. IDA MAY ADAMS, b. September 16, 1869, Vermillion County, Illinois; m. JAKE HONEYCUTT.
iii. LETTIA E. ADAMS, b. October 24, 1873, Vermilion Co., Indiana; m. ELLIS (?) GRANT.
iv. JASPER ADAMS, b. November 28, 1875, Vermilion County, Indiana; d. Abt. 1935, Texas.
v. EMMANUEL MARLING (E.M) ADAMS, b. December 28, 1880, Clarksville, Red River County, Texas; d. November 09, 1961, Marshall , Texas.
Generation No. 3
4. ARABELLA3 ADAMS (DENTON2, ABRAHAM (OF MUSKINGUM CO. OH)1) was born April 10, 1853. She married JACOB WILSON ADAMS, son of ISAAC ADAMS and MELISSA WILSON. He was born Abt. 1859, and died April 12, 1928 in New Athens, Ohio.
Notes for ARABELLA ADAMS:
Listed as a daughter of Nancy Wilson and Denton Adams in Nancy's Widow's Pension file.
Residing in the home of Malinda Wilson Adams in 1880 Greene County, PA, listed as Malinda's niece. Malinda is a sister to Melissa Wilson Adams, wife of Isaac Adams.
More About JACOB WILSON ADAMS:
Burial: 1928, Rockland Cemetery, Rockland, Washington County Ohio
Children of ARABELLA ADAMS and JACOB ADAMS are:
i. CLARK4 ADAMS.
Notes for CLARK ADAMS:
1928 Residence given in father's obit. Jacob Wilson Adams, died at his son Clark's home in Athens, Ohio
More About CLARK ADAMS:
Residence: 1928, Athens, Ohio
ii. FLORA ADAMS, m. GRINAGE.
More About FLORA ADAMS:
Misc: 1928, Husband's surname - Grinage in father's obituary
Residence: 1928, Dunns Station R.D. 1
More About GRINAGE:
Residence: Dunns Station R.D. 1 - in father's obituary
iii. DORA ADAMS, m. FIELDS.
More About DORA ADAMS:
Misc: 1928, Husband's surname - in father's obituary
Residence: 1928, Taylorstown
More About FIELDS:
Residence: Taylorstown - in father's obituary
iv. OLIVE ADAMS.
v. ROSA ADAMS, m. UNKNOWN MOODY.
Notes for ROSA ADAMS:
Husband's surname mentioned in her father's obituary in the Waynesburg Republican
Residence of Vincent Ohio mentioned in father's obituary
More About ROSA ADAMS:
Misc: 1928, Husband's surname
Residence: 1928, Vincent, Washington County, Ohio.
5. LAURA MARIA3 ADAMS (DENTON2, ABRAHAM (OF MUSKINGUM CO. OH)1) was born July 01, 1861. She married ABRAHAM STAHL.
Notes for LAURA MARIA ADAMS:
Listed as a daughter of Nancy Wilson and Denton Adams in Nancy's Widow's pension file.
Children of LAURA ADAMS and ABRAHAM STAHL are:
7. i. CASSIE4 STAHL, b. October 02, 1883; d. January 08, 1969, Greene County, Pennsylvania.
8. ii. LUCINDA "MINNIE" J. STAHL, b. December 25, 1880; d. January 04, 1921.
iii. WILLIAM STAHL.
iv. SAMUEL STAHL.
v. ROSE STAHL, m. UNKNOWN FIELDS.
vi. FEMALE STAHL.
vii. FEMALE STAHL.
viii. MALE STAHL.
ix. MALE STAHL.
6. ELMER ELLSWORTH3 ADAMS (NEWTON2, ABRAHAM (OF MUSKINGUM CO. OH)1) was born July 04, 1867 in Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, and died April 18, 1962 in San Bernardino, California. He married (1) PEARL POTEET. He married (2) ANGELINA A MARTIN September 22, 1888 in Clarksville, Red River County, Texas. She was born Abt. 1867 in Arkansas, and died August 03, 1916 in Brown County, Texas.
Children of ELMER ADAMS and ANGELINA MARTIN are:
i. BIRDIE ESTELLE4 ADAMS, b. August 06, 1889, Paris, Lamar County, Texas; d. June 14, 1979, Rancho Mirage, Riverside County, California; m. ALBERT MANLEY LEE; b. April 1885, Jemison, Chilton County, Alabama; d. September 01, 1972, (San Bernardino, California.
ii. CLARENCE NEWTON ADAMS, b. March 14, 1891, Blossom, Lamar County, Texas; d. December 07, 1957, Colorado City, Mitchell County, Texas; m. NELLA DANIEL, April 04, 1915, Iatan, Mitchell County, Texas.
iii. DENTON THOMAS ADAMS, b. April 09, 1893; d. July 1980; m. BESSIE LOUELLA LOWREY.
iv. MAUD E. ADAMS, b. March 24, 1894; d. December 12, 1970; m. UNKNOWN LANDRITH.
v. OCIE ADAMS, b. August 20, 1896; d. April 24, 1927.
Notes for OCIE ADAMS:
Burial at Iatan Cemetery, Mitchell County, Texas - Inscriptions by Pat Hudgins, (Undated by Pearl Smith & Pat Hudgins April 3, 2002)
Other Adams buried at Iatan are:
ADAMS, Clarence N., 1891, 1957; Nella D., 1896, 1996
ADAMS, Merrello, February 12, 1915, May 19, 1960
ADAMS, R. L., 1886, 1935; Jessie Ann, 1881, 1948
vi. BONNIE ADAMS, b. August 19, 1900.
vii. DELIA ANGELINA ADAMS, b. September 19, 1904; d. January 06, 1905.
Generation No. 4
7. CASSIE4 STAHL (LAURA MARIA3 ADAMS, DENTON2, ABRAHAM (OF MUSKINGUM CO. OH)1) was born October 02, 1883, and died January 08, 1969 in Greene County, Pennsylvania. She married WILLIAM CALDWELL MORRIS 1909, son of AARON MORRIS and ELIZABETH GRIM. He was born November 09, 1873, and died October 09, 1960 in Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania.
Notes for CASSIE STAHL:
Date: Thu, 24 Dec 1998 22:18:03 -0800
From: "Helen in Pa."
Subject: [PAGREENE-L] Obituaries~Morris Scrapbook~part 8
Mrs. Cassie C. Morris, 76, of Greensboro R.D. 1, formerly of Holbrook,
died Friday evening, Jan. 8, 1969 at 8:40 in Greene County Memorial
Hospital. Although she was not in the best of health her death was
She was born Oct. 2, 1883, the daughter of Abraham and Laura Adams Stahl, both deceased. Most of her life was spent in Greene County. She was a member of the Bristoria Presbyterian Church.
In addition to her husband W. Caldwell Morris, whom she married in 1909, she is survived by sons, Barney of Hadley, Doris of Washington, Carl of Portsville, N.Y., Lawrence of Piney Fork, O., Samuel of Buffalo, N.Y., and William of Bebolt, O.; daughters, Mrs. Lloyd (Margaret) Jacobs of Cameron, W.Va., Mrs. Burns (Goldie) Wise of Greensboro, Mrs. Carl (Sylvia) Thomas of Holbrook; 51 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren. Two brothers, William Stahl of Pomma, Cal., and Samuel Stahl of Allenport, Pa., and one sister, Mrs. Rose Fields of Perryopolis, also survive. Three sisters and two brothers are deceased.
Notes for WILLIAM CALDWELL MORRIS:
Posted by: Barbara M. Muller Date: March 26, 1998 at 22:34:43
looking for family of Aaron MORRIS (b. Mar. 13, 1830 in
Jefferson Twp., Greene Co., PA; m. abt. 1859 to Elizabeth
Grim; d. June 30, 1907) Elizabeth Grim (b. August, 1842; d.
Mar. 29, 1924)
Aaron and Elizabeth had at least one son, William Caldwell
Morris (b. Nov. 9, 1873; d. Oct. 9, 1960 in Waynesburg,
Greene Co., PA). William Caldwell Morris married
Cassie Stahl (Stall) who died on Jan. 8, 1960 in Waynesburg,
Greene Co., PA.
Willing to share information about both families.
Children of CASSIE STAHL and WILLIAM MORRIS are:
i. BARNEY5 MORRIS.
ii. CARL MORRIS.
iii. LAWRENCE MORRIS.
iv. WILLIAM MORRIS.
v. MARGARET MORRIS, m. LLOYD JACOBS.
vi. GOLDIE MORRIS, m. BURNS WISE.
vii. SYLVIA MORRIS, m. CARL THOMAS.
viii. DORIS MORRIS.
8. LUCINDA "MINNIE" J.4 STAHL (LAURA MARIA3 ADAMS, DENTON2, ABRAHAM (OF MUSKINGUM CO. OH)1) was born December 25, 1880, and died January 04, 1921. She married OLIVER M. "OTIS M." AKA OLLIE GRINAGE May 23, 1897, son of ELMER GRINAGE and JOSEPHINE ADAMS. He was born December 17, 1871, and died April 06, 1944.
Notes for LUCINDA "MINNIE" J. STAHL:
The Grinage and McCurdy Families of Southwestern Pennsylvania and their Canadian Connections
The roots of two multi-racial families in Greene County Pennsylvania from the 1700's to the 1900's
Children of LUCINDA STAHL and OLIVER GRINAGE are:
i. ELMER A.5 GRINAGE.
ii. IRENE GRINAGE.
iii. AVIS GRINAGE.
iv. LUCILLE GRINAGE.
v. FERNE H. GRINAGE.
vi. PAUL GRINAGE.
vii. JOSEPHINE GRINAGE.
viii. HARRY LINDSEY GRINAGE.
ix. MARY J. GRINAGE.