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Moses Austin ADAMSON

Male 1855 - 1937  (82 years)


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  • Name Moses Austin ADAMSON 
    Born 21 Feb 1855  Numa, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Nov 1937  Hastings, Adams County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Nelson Cementery Nelson, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Jerry F. Adamson <http://www.adamsonancestry.com>, Copyright © 1998-2014, all rights reserved:

      Moses Austin Adamson was born on 21 February 1855 in Numa, Appanoose Co., Iowa. He died on 4 November 1937 at the age of 82 in Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska. He was buried in Nelson Cemetery.

      Moses Austin Adamson and Emma F. Roberts were married after 15 March 1890 in Nuckolls Co., Nebraska. Emma F. Roberts was born in November 1862 in Ohio. She died in 1948 at the age of 86 in Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska. She was buried about 1948 in Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska. Emma was buried in Nelson Cemetery.

      Moses Austin Adamson and Emma F. Roberts had the following children:

      i. Hazel Josephine Adamson.

      [Note by compiler: The above list of child[ren] of Moses Austin ADAMSON and Emma F. ROBERTS is incomplete.]

      (2) www.findagrave.com:

      Moses Austin Adamson
      Birth: Feb. 21, 1855, Numa, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA
      Death: Nov. 4, 1937, Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska, USA

      M.A. Adamson, 82, died in Mary Lanning hospital at Hastings at 3:30 o'clock this morning.

      Mr. Adamson who has been in exceptionally robust health for one of his years, became seriously ill Tuesday afternoon and was taken to Hastings for treatment, where he passed away this morning. Deceased was born at Numa, Iowa, February 21, 1855. He came to Nuckolls county (sic), in 1882 and engaged in farming until 1918, when he retired and moved into Nelson. He is survived by his wife, three sons and two daughters.

      Funeral services will be held in the home, Saturday afternoon at 2:30.

      - The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, November 4, 1937

      Moses Austin Adamson, son of Henry and Penthesilea Adamson, was born in Appanoose county (sic), Iowa, on February 21, 1855, and departed this life November 4, 1937, at the Mary Lanning Hospital In Hastings, Nebraska, at the age of 82 years, 9 months and 17 days.

      In the fall of 1881 Mr. Adamson came in a covered wagon to Nuckolls county (sic), Nebraska, locating on a farm six miles northeast of Nelson, now the home of Mr. J.F. Bert.

      In February of 1884 he returned to his old home in Iowa and brought his bride, Josephine Stickler of Cincinnati, Iowa, to their new pioneer home in Nuckolls county (sic).

      To this union two children were born: Libbie C., wife of Robert R. Morrow of Middle Granville, New York, and Glenn of Nelson, Nebr.

      In March of 1890, Mrs. Adamson departed this life. In September 1891, Mr. Adamson was united in marriage to Emma Floretta Roberts of Hollinsburg, Ohio.

      To this union six children were born: Hazel (wife of William Statz, McKinley and Whitfield, all of Nelson, and three children dying in infancy.

      Mr. Adamson lived in the Ox Bow vicinity until 1899, then moving to the old farm home two miles east of Nelson. In 1918 Mr. and Mrs. Adamson retired from the farm and located in their present home in Nelson.

      Mr. Adamson is survived by his wife, five children, 27 grand children, 4 great grand children; also 4 brothers, James of Oberlin, Kansas, Will and Elza of Centerville, Iowa, and Noah of Nelson. Three brothers, John, Willis and Elmer, and a sister, Mrs. J.W. Shiveley, preceded him in death.

      The family shall ever remember his sincere loyalty to them.

      The funeral service was held at the home Saturday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock, conducted by Rev. C.M. Foust, resident pastor of the Christian Church.

      CARD OF THANKS

      We wish to express our sincere appreciation to all who so kindly ministered to us at the passing of our loved one.

      Mrs. M.A. Adamson and Children.

      - The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, November 11, 1937; pg. 4

      Family links: Parents: Henry Adamson (1817 - 1911), Penthesilea Frost Adamson (1824 - 1894); Spouses: Josephine S Stickler Adamson (1865 - 1890), Emma Floretta Roberts Adamson (1862 - 1948); Children: Libbie Carolyn Adamson Morrow (1885 - 1966), Lawrence Glenn Adamson (1887 - 1956), Earl Adamson (1892 - 1892), Hazel Josephine Adamson Statz (1894 - 1983), Infant Adamson (1896 - 1896), Hugh McKinley Adamson (1897 - 1985), Helen Adamson (1899 - 1899), David Quincy Whitfield Adamson (1901 - 1979); Siblings: John Benjamin Adamson (1843 - 1912), Sylvester Adamson (1845 - 1845), Sarah Elizabeth Adamson Shively (1847 - 1906), Isaac Willis Adamson (1849 - 1915), Eston Adamson (1853 - 1854), Moses Austin Adamson (1855 - 1937), William Harrison Adamson (1857 - 1943), James Erastus Adamson (1859 - 1954), Noah Lewis Adamson (1862 - 1939), Elmer Ellsworth Adamson (1865 - 1936), Elza Wallace Adamson (1869 - 1943)

      Inscription: Father

      Burial: Nelson Cemetery, Nelson, Nuckolls County, Nebraska, USA
      Plot: Block 12, Lot 12

      Maintained by: Brett Slocum
      Originally Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
      Record added: May 20, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 26961683
    Person ID I1307  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 22 May 2018 

    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 1 Emma Floretta ROBERTS,   b. Nov 1862, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948, Nelson, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Married Aft 15 Mar 1890  Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hugh McKinley ADAMSON,   b. 23 Feb 1897, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1985, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
     2. Helen ADAMSON,   b. 7 Jul 1899, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1899, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     3. David Quincy Whitfield ADAMSON,   b. 9 Mar 1901, Nelson, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Earl ADAMSON,   b. Nov 1892, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1892, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)  [natural]
     5. Hazel Josephine ADAMSON,   b. 20 Jun 1894, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. --- ADAMSON,   b. 15 Jan 1896, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1896, Nelson, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 May 2018 09:46:38 
    Family ID F1308  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Josephine STICKLER,   b. 22 May 1865, Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1890, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1884  Appanoose County, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • (1) Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp., Iowa Marriages, 1851-1900 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000-:

      ADAMSON, MOSES
      Spouse: STRICKLER, JOSEPHINE
      Marriage Date: 14 Feb 1884
      County: Appanoose
      State: IA
    Children 
     1. Lawrence Glenn ADAMSON,   b. 3 Mar 1887, Angus, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1956, Lamar, Prowers County, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
     2. Libbie Carolyn ADAMSON,   b. 11 Sep 1885, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 May 2018 09:46:38 
    Family ID F1309  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: Moses Adamson Spouse: Josephine Strickler Marriage Date: 14 Feb 1884 County: Appanoose State: IA.