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TO RICHARD WINFIELD SCOTT ADAMS' PLACE



Cherokee CO, NC & Gillsville, Hall CO, GA

Family Group of

Richard Winfield Scott Adams b ca 1851 Cherokee CO, NC d
occupation -
Cheorkee Indian claim application #153
son of David Price Adams, Jr. & Clarinda E. Parker of Cherokee CO, NC and later Towns CO, GA

m TO

Mrs. Theodocia "Docia" (Sharp) Holland, a widow, b ca 1844 NC d
dau of Richard & Elizabeth Sharp

(NOTE: She was first married to John Burton Holland and had a son named John Holland b 13 Feb 1861 Cherokee CO, NC d 13 Feb 1947.)

issue:
1(F) Dora Adams b 1867 NC

2(F) Loucia "Lucy" Adams b 1871 NC
m 22 Mar 1891 Towns CO, GA TO
Thomas J. Turpin

3(M) Adolphus Adams b 1875 NC (lived in Gillsville, Towns CO, GA in 1906)
m 19 Dec 1892 Towns CO, GA TO
Ludoria "Lou" Wheeler b d

4(F) Laura Adams b 1879 NC

5(F) Levada Abigail "Abby" Adams b 22 Sep 1882 NC d 1 Dec 1980 buried Clarkesville Cemetery, Habersham CO, GA
m 5 Dec 1898 Towns CO, GA TO
Thomas Pinkney Tatum b 6 Aug 1875 d 24 Aug 1942 buried Clarkesville Cemetery, Habersham CO, GA

Information comes from censuses, tombstone inscriptions, and Richard Winfield Adams' Cherokee Indian claim application # 153, as well as Adolphus Adams' Cherokee Indian claim application # 154. Also, many thanks to Larry Dean of San Francisco, CA for information on the various Adams families!

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