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James Erastus ADAMSON

Male 1859 - 1954  (94 years)


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  • Name James Erastus ADAMSON 
    Born 28 Aug 1859  Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Jan 1954  Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Oberlin Cemetery, Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) A household headed by J. E. ADAMSON is listed in the 1900 census of Pleasant Township, Appanoose County, IA.

      J. E. is listed in the 1900 census as a farmer who was born in August 1859 and was then 40 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were born in OH. According to the 1900 census, he had then been married 15 years.

      Listed with J. E. is his wife, Alice, who was born in February 1863 and was then 37 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IA, her father was born in IN, and her mother was born in KY. According to the 1900 census, she had then been married 15 years and had given birth to 7 children, all of whom were then living.

      Also listed with J. E. is his daughter, Mary, who was born in September 1886 and was then 13 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in NE, and both of her parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his daughter, Mabel, who was born in February 1888 and was then 12 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in NE, and both of her parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his daughter, Ruth, who was born in January 1890 and was then 10 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IA, and both of her parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his daughter, Inez, who was born in February 1892 and was then 8 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IA, and both of her parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his son, Eston, who was born in May 1894 and was then 6 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his daughter, Lucille, who was born in December 1896 and was then 3 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IA, and both of her parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his son, Eldon, who was born in December 1898 and was then 1 year of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his father, Henry, a retired widower who was born in November 1817 and was then 82 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in OH, and both of his parents were born in England.

      Also listed with J. E. is an unrelated boarder.

      (2) A household headed by James E. ADAMSON is listed in the 1910 census of Pleasant Township, Appanoose County, IA.

      James E. is listed in the 1910 census as a farmer who was then 50 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1860. According to the 1910 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were born in OH. According to the 1910 census, he had then been married 25 years.

      Listed with James E. is his wife, whose name is not listed in the 1910 census, but who then 47 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1863. According to the 1910 census, she was born in IA, her father was born in SC, and her mother was born in KY. According to the 1910 census, she had then been married 25 years and had given birth to 10 children, 9 of whom were then living.

      Also listed with James E. is his daughter, Mary, a school teacher who was then 23 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1887. According to the 1910 census, she was born in NE, and both of her parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his daughter, Mabel, who was then 22 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1888. According to the 1910 census, she was born in NE, and both of her parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his daughter, Ruth, who was then 20 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1890. According to the 1910 census, she was born in IA, and both of her parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his daughter, Inez, who was then 18 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1892. According to the 1910 census, she was born in IA, and both of her parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his son, Eston, who was then 15 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1895. According to the 1910 census, he was born in IA, and both of her parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his daughter, Lucille, who was then 13 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, she was born in about 1897. According to the 1910 census, she was born in IA, and both of her parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his son, Eldon, who was then 11 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1899. According to the 1910 census, he was born in IA, and both of her parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his son, Elbert, who was then 8 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1902. According to the 1910 census, he was born in IA, and both of her parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his son, Evert, who was then 3 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1907. According to the 1910 census, he was born in IA, and both of her parents were also born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his father, Henry, who was then 92 years of age; therefore, according to the 1910 census, he was born in about 1818. According to the 1900 census, he was born in OH, and both of his parents were born in England.

      (3) A household headed by J. E. ADAMSON is listed in the 1920 census of Bassettville Township, Decatur County, KS.

      J. E. is listed in the 1920 census as a farmer who was then 60 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1860. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were born in OH.

      Listed with J. E. is his wife, Alice, who was then 56 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1864. According to the 1920 census, she was born in IA, her father was born in TN, and her mother was born in KY.

      Also listed with J. E. is his daughter, Mary, who was then 33 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1887. According to the 1920 census, she was born in NE, and both of her parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his daughter, Ruth, who was then 30 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1890. According to the 1920 census, she was born in IA, and both of her parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his daughter, Inez, a school teacher who was then 27 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1893. According to the 1920 census, she was born in IA, and both of her parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his son, Eston, a farmer who was then 25 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1895. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his daughter, Lucile, a school teacher who was then 23 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1897. According to the 1920 census, she was born in IA, and both of her parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his son, Eldon, a farmer who was then 21 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1899. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his son, Elbert, who was then 18 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1902. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with J. E. is his son, Everett, who was then 12 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1908. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were born in IA.

      (4) A household headed by James E. ADAMSON is listed in the 1930 census of Sappa Township, Decatur County, KS.

      James E. is listed in the 1930 census as a farmer who was then 70 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1860. According to the 1930 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were born in OH. According to the 1930 census, he was 24 years of age at his first marriage.

      Listed with James E. is his wife, Alice M., who was then 67 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, she was born in about 1863. According to the 1930 census, she was born in IA, her father was born in TN, and her mother was born in KY. According to the 1930 census, she was 21 years of age at his first marriage.

      Also listed with James E. is his daughter, Lucille E., who was then 33 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, she was born in about 1897. According to the 1930 census, she was born in IA, and both of her parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his son, Eldon L., a farm laborer who was then 31 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1899. According to the 1930 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were born in IA.

      Also listed with James E. is his son, Everette, a farm laborer who was then 23 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1907. According to the 1930 census, he was born in IA, and both of his parents were born in IA.
    Person ID I1293  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2017 

    Father Henry ADAMSON,   b. 15 Nov 1817, Fayette County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1911, Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Louisa Pentheselia FROST,   b. 3 Apr 1824, Hamilton County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1894, Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship unknown 
    Married 1 Sep 1842  Lee County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • (1) Lee County, IA Marriage Book #1, 1838-1851, p. 17:

      Henry Adamson to Miss Penthela Frost, 1 Sept. 1842 by James D. Gedney, J.P.

      (2) Early American Marriages: Iowa to 1850, Bountiful, UT: Precision Indexing Publishers, 19xx:

      Adamson, Henry married Frost, Penthela on 01 Sep 1842 in Lee County, Iowa
    Family ID F1300  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Alice PARKS,   b. 12 Feb 1863, Soap Creek Township, Davis County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1946, Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 4 Jun 1884  Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Lucille Elsie ADAMSON,   b. 25 Dec 1896, Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1985, Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
     2. Eston Estle ADAMSON,   b. 29 May 1894, Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1973, Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     3. Lawrence Eldon ADAMSON,   b. 11 Dec 1898, Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1961, Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
     4. Everette ADAMSON,   b. 29 Apr 1907, Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1989, Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
     5. Elbert Parks ADAMSON,   b. 1 Sep 1901, Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1988, Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
     6. Mary Dulcenna ADAMSON,   b. 6 Sep 1886, Nelson, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1972  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
     7. --- ADAMSON,   b. 5 Jun 1885, Nelson, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1885, Nelson, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     8. Mabel Marie ADAMSON,   b. 24 Feb 1888, Nelson, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1978, Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
     9. Florence Inez ADAMSON,   b. 4 Feb 1892, Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1988, Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)  [natural]
     10. Ruth ADAMSON,   b. 19 Jan 1890, Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1965, Oberlin, Decatur County, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2017 13:03:58 
    Family ID F1278  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) Iowa Marriages to 1850[database online], Provo, UT: The Generations Network, Inc., 1997: Adamson, Henry married Frost, Penthela on 01 Sep 1842 in Lee County, Iowa.

    2. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) Iowa Marriages,1851-1900 [database online], Provo, UT: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000: Name: William W. Adamson Spouse: Alice Parks Marriage Date: 4 Jun 1884 County: Appanoose State: IA [The compiler believes that "William W." ADAMSON was really James Erastus ADAMSON.].