Bio: Adams, Albert A. (1875 - 1944)


Contact: Ken Wood



Surnames: Adams, Munroe, Babcock, Corely, Eaton, Farren, Wilt


----Source: Family Records, Federal Census Reports, WW I Draft Registration.


Adams, Albert A. (14 Feb 1875 - 4 Jan 1944)



Albert A Adams

     Birth      14 Feb 1875 in Pennsylvania

     Death      4 Jan 1944 in Spencer, Marathon, Wisconsin

Ella Grove Munroe

     Birth      20 Apr 1871 in Dimmick Township, La Salle County, Illinois

     Death      7 Jan 1958 in Spencer, Wisconsin


MARRIAGE: 10 July 1902, LaSalle County, Illinois 

    Marriage Record Index:


      Roy Munro Adams          1904 - 1992

      Albert Chester Adams     1906 - 1995

      Edwin Brown Adams       1908 - 1988


1900 United States Federal Census

Name: Ella G Munro      Age: 25     Birth Date: Mar 1875

Birthplace: Illinois           Race: White           Gender: Female

Relationship to head-of-house: Daughter     Marital Status: Single

Father's name: Brown Munro    Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts

Mother's name: Mary Munro     Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania

Home in 1900: Dimmick, LaSalle, Illinois [Peru, La Salle, Illinois]

Brown Munro, Sr.    71   MA-MA-MA     May 1829     Head m. 43 yrs    Farmer

Mary Munro              63   PA-PA-PA       Oct 1836      Wife    8 of 10 children living

Olive Munro            42   IL-MA-PA        Mar 1858      Daughter

Ella G Munro            25   IL-MA-PA        Mar 1875      Daughter

Lucy Munro              18   IL-MA-PA        Apr 1882      Daughter

Burdy Munro             21   IL-MA-PA        Mar 1879      Son

Wm Babcock             58   IL-NY-NY        May 1842    Servant      Farm Laborer


1910 United States Federal Census

Name: Albert Adams           Age in 1910: 35     Estimated Birth Year: 1875

Birthplace: Pennsylvania     Relation to Head of House: Head

Father's Birth Place: Pennsylvania        Mother's Birth Place: Pennsylvania

Spouse's Name: Ellen Adams               Marital Status: Married

Race: White        Gender: Male

Home in 1910: Hall, Bureau, Illinois

Albert Adams            35   PA-PA-PA    married 7 years        Farmer

Ellen Adams                        39   IL-MA-PA     3 of 3 children living

Roy Adams                5   PA-PA-IL

Chester Adams          4   PA-PA-IL

Edwin Adams             2   PA-PA-IL


World War I Draft Registration Cards, 12 Sept. 1918

Name: Albert Adams     Birth Date: 14 Feb 1875      Race: White

Address: 3 Spencer, COUNTY: Marathon, State: Wisconsin

FHL Roll Number: 1674753           DraftBoard: 1

Age: 43     Occupation: Farmer     Nearest Relative: Ella Adams

Height/Build: Medium / Slender     Color of Eyes/Hair: Blue / Brown

Signature: (yes)


1920 United States Federal Census

Name: Albert Adams            Age: 44     Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876

Birthplace: Pennsylvania      Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)

Father's Birth Place: Pennsylvania         Mother's Birth Place: Pennsylvania

Marital Status: Married          Spouse's Name: Ella Adams

Race:  White     Sex: Male     Home owned: Own     Able to read/write: Yes/Yes

Home in 1920: Spencer, Marathon, Wisconsin

Albert Adams            44  PA-PA-PA     Farmer - Gen. Farm

Ella Adams               48  IL-MA-PA    

Roy Adams              15  PA-PA-PA    

Chester Adams        13  PA-PA-PA    

Edwin Adams           11  PA-PA-PA    

Olive Monroe            60  IL-MA-PA     Sister-in-law     Single


1930 United States Federal Census

Name: Albert Adams           Age: 55     Estimated Birth Year: abt 1875

Birthplace: Pennsylvania     Relation to Head of House: Head

Spouse's Name: Ella Adams     Age at first marriage: Albert 27, Ella 30 (= 1902)

Race: White     Occupation: Farmer     Military Service: Yes

Rent/home value: Own /                       Parents' birthplace: Pennsylvania

Home in 1930: Spencer, Marathon, Wisconsin

Albert Adams            55   PA-PA-PA    

Ella Adams               58   IL-MA-PA

Chester A Adams    24   PA-PA-IL

Edwin B Adams       21   PA-PA-IL



1900 United States Federal Census

Name: A Adams           Age: 25     Birth Date: Feb 1875

Birthplace: Pennsylvania     Race: White   Gender: Male

Relationship to head-of-house: Boarder

Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania     Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania

Marital Status: Single                        Occupation: Mill

Home in 1900: Philadelphia Ward 27, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Hector Demers            64

Catharine Demers       44

Maude Demers            17

Hector Demers            15

Claude Demers           14

Chas Geer                   34

G T Sharp                    20

A Adams                     25   PA-PA-PA  

Charles Evans                         52

A Burr                         85


Possibly the family of Albert Adams


Richard Adams

     Birth 15 Apr 1834 in Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States

     Death 10 Oct 1914 in Clearfield, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States

Jane Monica McGuire

     Birth 6 June 1844 in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA

     Death 25 March 1892 in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA


     11 January 1863    St. Augustine, Cambria Co., Pennsylvania 


      Mary Theresa Adams     1863 –

      James Adams                 1864 - 1934

      Francis Adams                1866 - 1911

      Frank Adams                   1866 –

      George Adams                1868 - 1956

      Cecelia C. Adams            1870 –

      Mark Adams                     1872 - 1885

      Albert A Adams                1875 –

      R. Albert Adams               1875 –

      Blanche Helena Adams    1876 - 1910

      Herman P. Adams            1878 - 1935    married Ella Corley, 1902, Ohio

      Grace Adams                    1887 -            married Porter Eaton, 1906, Ohio


Aged Clearfield Township Resident expired Saturday--St. Augustine, Oct. 15      

Richard Adams, aged 80 years, 5 months and 25 days, died at 8:30 o'clock Saturday evening at his home near St. Augustine in Clearfield Township.  Death was due to heart trouble of which he had suffered for several years.  He is survived by these children: Mary Croyle of Carrolltown; James of Clearfield Township; George, at home; Herman of Kent, Ohio; and Jennie, of Ohio.  He is also survived by 23 grandchildren and 3 great grand children. The funeral took place at 9 o'clock Tuesday morning.  A Mass of Requiem was celebrated in St. Augustine Catholic Church by the pastor, Reverend Father Farren.  Burial was in the church cemetery in charge of Undertaker Stevens of Carrolltown.


1870 United States Federal Census

Name: Richard Adams     Birth Year: abt 1836     Age in 1870: 34

Birthplace: Pennsylvania     Gender: Male

Home in 1870: Clearfield, Cambria, Pennsylvania

Richard Adams        34

Jane Adams            25

Mary Adams              5

James Adams             4

Frances Adams          3

George Adams           2

Celia Adams                     5/12

Elizabeth Wilt             8     

Joseph Wilt                7    


1880 United States Federal Census

Name: Richard Adams     Age: 46     Estimated Birth Year: abt 1834

Birthplace: Pennsylvania     Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)

Father's birthplace: Pennsylvania     Mother's birthplace: Pennsylvania



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