Doddridge County Roots

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Claude Ellsworth ADAMS

Claude Ellsworth ADAMS

Male 1889 - 1959  (70 years)

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  • Name Claude Ellsworth ADAMS 
    Born 5 May 1889  Lawford, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  DeKalb District, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910  Auburn, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1938  Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1930, 1940  Southwest District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Porto Rico Road
    Occupation oil worker & engineer, Hope Natural Gas Co  [1
    • Birth record of twin daughters in 1925 gives father's occupation as "oil worker," while birth record of daughter Dorothy in 1932 gives father's occupation as Engineer.
    Residence West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 28 May 1959  Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried IOOF Cemetery, Troy, Gilmer Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I177  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2018 

    Father George Washington ADAMS,   b. 9 Jul 1865, Barbour Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1938, Oxford, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Eva Due WILSON,   b. Feb 1869,   d. 1940  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 9 Apr 1887  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F57  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edna RICHARDS,   b. 16 Jul 1899, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1961, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 25 Oct 1915  Oakland, Garrett Co, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Leo Carl ADAMS,   b. 17 Oct 1917, Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1943, Calabasas, Los Angeles Co, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    +2. Raymond Doyle ADAMS,   b. 1 Aug 1919, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1979, Rainelle, Greenbrier Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     3. Claude Lee ADAMS,   b. 24 Jun 1921, Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1967, Alexandria, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    +4. Norman Orlando "Red" ADAMS,   b. 5 Aug 1923, Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 2011, Uhrichsville, Tuscarawas Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     5. Edith Irene (twin) ADAMS,   b. 28 May 1925, New Milton, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Edith Ilene (twin) ADAMS,   b. 28 May 1925, New Milton, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 2006, Arlington, Arlington Co, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     7. Arretta Georgia ADAMS,   b. 11 Oct 1926, Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 2012, Dennison, Tuscarawas Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     8. Dorothy May ADAMS,   b. 5 Jan 1932, Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 2007, Alexandria, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Family ID F58  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 May 1889 - Lawford, Ritchie Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Auburn, Ritchie Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Oct 1915 - Oakland, Garrett Co, MD Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1938 - Blandville, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - West Union, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 May 1959 - Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S14] Obituary.

    2. [S2054] 1910 Census, Ritchie County, WV (Union District).

    3. [S1659] Death record of father.

    4. [S1707] Obituary - Hospital.

    5. [S5] Headstone.

    6. [S110] Obituary of husband.