Adams, Mary Ellen

Female 1858 - 1928  (70 years)


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  • Name Adams, Mary Ellen 
    Born 25 Jun 1858  Oh Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 17 Dec 1928  Booneville Ia Dallas County Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried
    Benjamin and Mary (Adams) Hougham
    Benjamin and Mary (Adams) Hougham
    Notes 
    • Dallas County News Adel, Dallas Co. Iowa December 26, 1928 Mary Ellen Adams, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Harvey Adams, was born in Ohio June 25, 1858, and departed this life December 17, 1928 at the age of 70 years, 5 months, and 22 days at the home of her son Cecil Hougham at Boonesville. She was united in marriage to Benjamin Franklin Hougham on December 17, 1882, who preceeded her in death on November 1, 1919. To this union was born six children of which five still survive: Charles Harvey, who departed this life at the age of 8 years; Clarence T. of Redfield Iowa; T. Cecil of Boonesville, Gerry M. of Fort Des Moines; Jerry J. of Cranston Iowa, Cora Mae Stapes of Adel. She also leaves three sisters, and four brothers; sixteen grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends. She moved from Ohio to Missouri when a girl and from there the family moved to Marion County Iowa until sometime after her marriage, living in Marion and Polk counties. With her husband and family moving to Dallas County and spending their life there together. Since her husbands death she has made her home with the children. She was converted in 1892 and with her husband became a member of the M.E. Church at Altoona and after moving to Dallas County she transferred her membership to the Panther Creek U.B. Church and has been a member since that time. She was a patient sufferer and expressed her willingness to go and be with those of her loved ones that God had called before. Her desire in life was to be a good mother and neighbor.
    Person ID I2344  Hougham
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2006 

    Father Adams, William Harvey 
    Family ID F8660  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hougham, Benjamin Franklin
              b. 19 Jul 1853, Des Moins Ia Polk County Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Nov 1919  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1882  Marion Ia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Hougham, Clarence Theodore
              b. 25 Feb 1883, Dunreath Ia Marion County Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 13 Dec 1963, Maquoketa Jackson County Ia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +2. Hougham, Travis Cecil
              b. 25 Feb 1884, Dunreath Ia Marion County Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 20 Jun 1966, Waukee Ia Dallas County Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. Hougham, Charles Harvey
              b. 23 Nov 1888
              d. 21 Jan 1896, Adel Ia Dallas County Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
    +4. Hougham, Zerry Jarvis
              b. 23 Jul 1892, Marion County Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Jun 1961, Fertile Ia Worth County Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +5. Hougham, Gerry Morris
              b. 23 Jul 1892, Altoona Marion Co Ia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 Oct 1968, De Soto Dallas Ia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +6. Hougham, Cora Mae
              b. 9 Jan 1895, Bondurant Ia Polk County Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 9 Oct 1981, Des Moins Ia Polk County Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Family ID F1084  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart