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1910 Carrie & Elmer Adamson RPPC Photo, Appanoose County Iowa


On front: "Opal, Ralph, Olive, Karl, Leroy, Ilo, Cecil, Gale" is handwritten in old fountain pen ink under each child. On reverse: "Aunt Hellen, we had such a good visit with you people. Got home all right, found everything all right. This picture is for you, I will write their names below each one. Carrie Adamson" is handwritten in the same old fink. Photo type: Original signed RPPC Real Photo Postcard, unsent. 

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Elmer E Adamson in the 1920 United States Federal Census
Age: 55
Birth Year: abt 1865
Birthplace: Iowa
Home in 1920: Vermilion, Appanoose County, Iowa
House Number: Farm
Spouse: Carrie E Adamson
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
Occupation: Farmer
Household Members: Name, Age
Elmer E Adamson 55
Carrie E Adamson 50
Olive C Adamson 27
Ralph W Adamson 25
Opal Adamson 23
O Gail Adamson 20
Cecil T Adamson 17
Edith S Adamson 15
Leroy Adamson 12

Elmer E. Adamson's Parents:
Father: Henry Adamson 1817-1911
Mother: Penthesilea Frost Adamson 1824-1894
(The Frost family came to Iowa from Ohio in 1836)
Full Name: Louisa Pentheselia Frost
Born April 3, 1824 in, Harrison, Hamilton County, Ohio
Died October 15, 1894 in Numa, Appanoose County, Iowa

Her Spouse: Elmer Ellsworth Adamson 1864–1936 married Carrie Etta Temple Adamson 1869-1934 in 1888.

His Siblings:
John Benjamin Adamson 1843-1912
Sylvester Adamson 1845-1845
Sarah Elizabeth Adamson Shively 1847-1906
Isaac Willis Adamson 1849-1915
Eston Adamson 1853-1854
Moses Austin Adamson 1855-1937
William Harrison Adamson 1857-1943
James Erastus Adamson 1859-1954
Noah Lewis Adamson 1862-1939
Elmer Ellsworth Adamson 1865-1936
Elza Wallace Adamson 1869-1943

His Wife: Carrie Etta Temple Adamson
Birth: Dec. 31, 1869, Griffinsville, Appanoose County, Iowa
Death: Apr. 26, 1934 also died in Griffinsville, Iowa
Her Parents:
William Darr Temple 1825-1909
Eliza Jane Wade Temple 1833-1881
Her Siblings:
Victoria Augusta Temple Inskeep 1858-1942
Aurilla Mae Temple Davis 1863-1953
Ezra Sommerville Temple 1867-1947
Carrie Etta Temple Adamson 1869-1934 (Caroline Adamson?)

Their Children:
Karl Clinton Adamson 1890-1961 Lived in Chariton.
Olive C. Adamson Johnson 1892-1967 Lived in Centerville, Iowa
Ralph W Adamson 1894-1974 Lived in Clarion, Iowa.
Ola Glenn Adamson 1899-1900
Otis Gale Adamson 1899-1978 Lived in Des Moines, Iowa.
Cecil Temple Adamson 1902-1985 Lived in St. Paul, Minnesota
Edith Ilo Adamson 1905-2010 Lived in Olds, Iowa
Leroy Adamson (1907-1974 Lived in Burlington, Iowa
Opal Adamson, Chicago, Illinois married Corwin B. Hartwick (Opal Hartwick)

They are buried in the Concord Cemetery, in Appanoose County, Iowa. This is a wonderful old lost family photo from a large and well documented Iowa family. It was found in Freeville, Tompkins County, New York, near Ithaca, do they also have New York ties? There is extensive info online concerning this family and all the children. A rare and wonderful piece.

Size: 3.5 by 5.5 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy     Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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