Friday, August 28, 2015

Laura Adams, 1840-1910




May the morn of thy life be joyous.
The sunset gloriously hopeful.
Laura Adams
Litrobe, Apr 21st, 1884 [Latrobe, California, is located in El Dorado County, California]

Laura Adams was located in the 1880 census living with her husband James Adams in Amador County, California.[1] By the time of the 1900 census, Laura B. Adams aged 59, a widow living with her son Charles H. Adams in Santa Rosa, California.[2] By 1910 she was again the head of household living in San Francisco. Her sons Chas. H. Adams and William T. Adams along with daughter Cora were living with her.[3] Laura B. Adams died 28 July 1910, in San Francisco.[4]


[1] 1880 US census, Amador County, California, population schedule, Township 3, Enumeration District (ED) #35, 
page 49 (stamped), sheet 4, dwelling #35, family #36, James Adams household; digital image, Ancestry.com 
(www.ancestry.com : accessed 27 Aug 2015); National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) microfilm 
#T9, roll #63; citing Family History Library (FHL) film no. 1,254,063.

[2] 1900 US census, Sonoma County, California, population schedule, Santa Rosa, Enumeration District (ED) #174, 
page 302 (stamped), sheet 3A, dwelling #49, family #49, Charles H. Adams household; digital image, Ancestry.com 
(www.ancestry.com : accessed 27 Aug 2015); National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) microfilm 
#T623, roll #114; citing Family History Library (FHL) film no. 1,240,114.

[3] 1910 US census, San Francisco County, California, population schedule, San Francisco, Enumeration District 
(ED) #91, page 57 (stamped), sheet 2A, dwelling #25, family #36, Laura B. Adams household; digital image,  
Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : accessed 27 Aug 2015); National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) 
microfilm #T624, roll #97; citing Family History Library (FHL) film no. 1,374,110.

[4] “California Death Index, 1905-1939,” database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : accessed 27 Aug 2015), entry for Laura B. Adams, 28 Jul 1910, San Francisco County; citing original death records, California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Sacramento.
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