Civil War Veterans Buried In Washington State - Francis Adams

Francis Marion Adams

Francis Adams
Soldier History


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Family History

Francis M Adams

11 Aug 1838
Johnson County, Missouri, USA
20 Mar 1916 (aged 77)
Othello, Adams County, Washington, USA
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Enlisted at Warsaw Missouri on September 1, 1863 as Private with Co. A. 7th Missouri S. M. Cavalry mustered out October 30, 1863 at Missouri.

Francis M Adams "commonly called 'General' died at the Soldier's Home at Orting, Washington ... he served throughout the Civil War in the 7th M. S. M. with Major Houts, Captain Box, and others." (died. March 20, 1916 -Weekly Standard Herald of April 21, 1916)

Four of their children and wife, Frances J., had preceeded him in death. Oral history has wife's maiden name as DeArmond, but most dates and names match otherwise.

Buried at American Legion Cemetery in Adams County

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