Biography of William F. Adams
Wayne County, MI Biographies





ADAMS, William F., auto body painting and trimming; born, Fort Plain, N. Y., Mar. 21, 1857; son of Robert B. and Prances H. (Young) Adams; educated in Fort Plain public schools until 12 years of age; married, at Cleveland, Apr. 25, 1881, Susan G. Harpham; two children: Robert H., S. Louise. Engaged in the dry goods business for forty years as salesman, buyer and manager; partner and office manager for Knell & Adams, auto body painting and trimming, since Feb. 1, 1909. Democrat. Universalist; trustee Church of Our Father. Member Detroit Board of Commerce, New York Society of Detroit, Ohio Society of Detroit. 32° Mason (Chapter, Commandery and Consistory). Clubs: Detroit Athletic, Noontide. Recreation: literature. Office: 1045 Jefferson Ave. E. Residence: 56 Pingree Ave.

From:
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

Privacy Policy for OnlineBiographies

NAVIGATION
Wayne County, Michigan Biographies

Michigan
Biographies

Online
Biographies

Michigan
Histories

Ohio
Histories

New York
Histories

Pennsylvania
Histories

For all your genealogy needs visit Linkpendium

Family Tree Maker 2012