Edited the McAdams book for the benefit of his only child, Mary Ellen.
Pope McAdams wrote two letters to John A. Comstock when John was writing the book Comstock Family in America. Most of his information had to do with the descendants of Dorcas Comstock McAdams, his grandmother. In a reply to McAdams, Comstock said "Unfortunately, I will not be able to incorporate much of it in the book as I am compelled to exclude the children of married Comstock girls."
McAdams wrote on the letterhead of the First National Bank, Louisville, Ky. Pope McAdams, Vice-President and Cashier. The first letter was dated Sep 8, 1945, the second on Nov 17, the same year. The book was published in 1949.
Edward Pope MCADAMS and Mary Ellen THIXTON had the following children: