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Adams, Stephen R.

Male 1871 - 1954  (82 years)


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  • Name Adams, Stephen R. 
    Nickname Steve 
    Born 16 Oct 1871 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880  Indian Bottom (Now Blackey), Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Census 1920  Colby, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 24 Jan 1954  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Stephen R Adams Cemetery, Jeremiah, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I2731  Pioneers of the Appalachian Highlands
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2018 

    Father Adams, John C.,   b. 2 Jul 1841, Rockhouse Creek, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1930, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Back, Susannah,   b. 18 Dec 1845, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1926, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 2 Jul 1867  Whitesburg, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2184  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Back, Lucinda,   b. 18 Jun 1883, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1969, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 16 May 1922  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Adams, Eugene,   b. 21 Feb 1923,   d. 26 May 2003, Jeremiah, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Adams, Lucille,   b. 5 Aug 1925, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 2021, Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     3. Adams, Ellis,   b. 4 May 1929, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 2012, Jeremiah, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F2185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Craft, Ardelia,   b. Oct 1874, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married 15 Nov 1893  Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1900  Rockhouse Creek, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • The household was enumerated as follows:
      Head: Stephen Adams, M, 29, b. Kentucky
      Wife: Della Adams, F, 26, b. Kentucky
      Daughter: Fanney Adams, F, 5, b. Kentucky
      Daughter: Rosanah Adams, U, 2, b. Kentucky
      Nephew: Luis Croft, M, 15, b. Kentucky
      Nephew: Joseph Croft, M, 11, b. Kentucky
      Nephew [sic]: Rachel Croft, F, 19, b. Kentucky
    Children 
     1. Adams, Martha,   b. 1 Dec 1906, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1984, Jeremiah, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Adams, Arminta,   b. 17 Jul 1901, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1985, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Adams, William,   b. 18 Mar 1904, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1926, Isom, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     4. Adams, Melvin,   b. 13 May 1910, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1975, Perry, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     5. Adams, Frances,   b. 18 May 1895, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1919  (Age 23 years)
     6. Adams, Rosanah,   b. Apr 1898, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F1057  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Indian Bottom (Now Blackey), Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Nov 1893 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Rockhouse Creek, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 May 1922 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Jan 1954 - Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Stephen R Adams Cemetery, Jeremiah, Letcher, Kentucky, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S586] 1880 Census Letcher Co KY, 29-593.

    2. [S18425] Stephen Adams in household of John Adams, "United States Census, 1880".

    3. [S18426] Stephen Adams, "United States Census, 1920".

    4. [S322] KY Death Records RootsWeb, hv., Vol. 003, Cert. #01255, Deathvol. 1954.

    5. [S835] FamSch1900 Census, /MM9.1.1/M9HX-B69; 4 July 2013; Stephen Adams, 1900.