McADAMS - On Sunday, May 27, 1888 at 3:15 A.M. ROBERT McADAMS, in the 76th year of his age.
Funeral services at the family residence 133 Larimer ave. East End on Tuesday, 29th inst., at 2 P.M. Internment in Allegheny Cemetery.
___________________________________________________________ Robert, the son of William and Isabella McAdams, was born in Ireland about 1812. His brother James immigrated in 1822. Brother Thomas and wife Ann Curran followed in 1825. Robert immigrated with his parents, brothers John, then age 17 and William Joseph 11 years 6 months and sister Ann, 18 in 1828. The family departed from Belfast and arrived in Philadelphia on the Barque Elizabeth Ann [or maybe Elizabeth Allen] on May 19, 1828. Robert, his first wife, Rebecca Keating, his second wife Margaret Simpson, his father, William and his brother John are all buried in Section 16 of Allegheny Cemetery in Lawrenceville.
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