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Parents:
Peter ADKINS
(1834 - 1916)
 
 
Louisa BELCHER
(1838 - 1917)
 
 

Married: 19 June 1897
 bd.  7 April 1858
 dd.  1 May 1949, age 91
 occ.  Farmer
 rel.  Primitive Baptist
 res.  1879: Marrowbone Creek, Pike County, Kentucky
1899: Green Mountain, Riffe, Washington
1949: Peell, Washington, USA
 src.   [55]
 bd.  
 dd.  Deceased, age not recorded
 res.  USA
 src.   [55]
Spouses: 1, 2

Children (2):

Charles ADKINS (1901 - )
Sarah ADKINS

Family notes for Lewis Franklin ADKINS and Cloe ADAMS

Daniels p.95.

Notes for Lewis Franklin ADKINS

Daniels p.94. Lewis moved to the State of Washington in 1899 and took up a homestead on Green Mountain, near Riffe, Washington. He was also a Primitive Baptist preacher. [55]

Lewis was said to be somewhat of a ladies man. When he was 85 years old, he got into a fight with a much younger man over a woman. To make the odds a little more even, he pulled a knife on the younger man, and was locked up in jail for a short time. Most people would think that an 85 year old man would not be fighting over a woman but Lewis probably knew what it was all about! [55]

Notes for Cloe ADAMS

Daniels p.95.

Sources

55.  Book, Joseph T Daniels, 1988, Adkins of Eastern Kentucky and surrounding areas, Private publication, Library of Congress LC control #:88194814

Family record last updated: 8 June 2017


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