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EDWIN G. ADAMS

    Edwin G. Adams was born in this township, December 26, 1841, and was a son of Ammon and Betsey (Converse) Adams.  He was the second son of six children, two of whom are living.  He was reared on the farm, and educated in the common schools.  In May, 1864, he enlisted in Company K, One Hundred and Thirty-sixth Regiment Ohio Volunteer Cavalry, and did duty as a wagoner.  After one hundred days of service, he was discharged and returned home.  January 26, 1865, he was married to Dilla U., daughter of Frederick and Permilla Parthemore, of Virginia and Pennsylvania.  Mrs. Adams was born in Union Township, this county, November 2, 1839.  One child was born to Mrs. Adams, viz., Edwin G., born December 15, 1875.  Mr. Adams departed this life June 11, 1875. He left at his death, 139 3/4 acres of well-improved mud valuable land, on which his wife resides.