Adams, Byron C.

From Helderberg Hilltowns of Albany County, NY
Revision as of 07:21, May 18, 2022 by WikiVisor (talk | contribs) (Text replacement - "Category:Biography" to "Category:Biographies")
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)


Byron Cartwright Adams was born 28 AUG 1889, the son of William Adams and Ida Alice Wright. His siblings were:[1]

  • Egbert S. Adams
  • Louise Mae Adams
  • Fred J. Adams
  • Mrs. Mabel Herrick, of Albany
  • Clifford Adams of Florida.



Marriage & Children

Byron Adams married Mary Elizabeth Stevens, the daughter of Clarence E. Stevens and Elizabeth Ellen Quay. Their children were:

  • Clifford Adams
  • Alice M. Adams
  • Ella E. Adams married Wallace (Wally) Quay


Knox Cemetery
Byron C. Adams
1889 - 1981
Knox Cemetery
Mary E. Stevens
His Wife
1891 - 1990
Knox Cemetery
Alice M. Adams
1922 - 1931

Byron C. Adams died December 12, 1981 in the Town of Knox, Albany, NY.[1]


Sincere sympathy is expressed to Mrs. Byron Adams and Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Quay, Sr., and family on death of husband and father, Mr. Byron Adams on Saturday evening (December 12, 1981).

Altamont Enterprise - Friday, December 18, 1981

Additional Media

Card of Thanks

We extend our sincere thanks and appreciation to our son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Quay and family, for the very fine open house party on our 50th wedding anniversary, and to all who sent cards, flowers and gifts, and all who called on us. We enjoyed it all very much. Thanks to all, and may God bless you.
Byron and Mary Adams

Altamont Enterprise - Friday, April 3, 1964


Private funeral services were held from Brunk Funeral Home last Saturday for Mrs. Randolph Wright.

Mrs. Wright was formerly Lois Adams and had lived her entire life in Berne and vicinity.

She is survived by her son, Milton A. Wright, with whom she lived; one grandson, Roger M. Wright; a sister, Mrs. Mabel Herrick, of Albany, and two brothers, Byron C. Adams of Knox and Clifford Adams of Florida. Rev. William Howard, pastor of Berne' Lutheran church, of which Mrs. Adams was a staunch member, officiated. Interment in Woodlawn cemetery.

Altamont Enterprise - Friday, March 7, 1969


  1. 1.0 1.1 Family Files