Adams, George Arthur
B: 12 Apr 1901, St. Vincent, MN
D: 06 Dec 1935, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Buried: Hillside Cemetery, Portage LaPrairie, Manitoba, Canada
M: 24 Oct 1928, Phyllis McKay, at Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada b. 4/22/08 d. 6/19/95
FN: John "Jack"
MN: Salome Bernath
Children of George Arthur Adams and Phyllis McKay:
Howard George Adams
B: 14 Sep 1929, Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada
D: 09 Mar 1999, Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada
M: 05 Feb 1955, Shirley Louise Dutton b. 09/10/35
B: 04 March 1932, Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada
M: (1) 04 Mar 1950, Don McAllister (divorced)
M: (2) Ernie Taylor
George was born April 12, 1901 in St. Vincent, Minnesota. In 1928, he married Phyllis McKay of Marquette, Manitoba and they farmed north of Portage La Prairie, where they had purchased the John McKay homestead. They had a son, Howard, ini 1929, and a daughter, Shirley, in 1932. George died December 6, 1935, and is buried in Hillside Cemetery beside his parents, John and Salome Adams. A few years later, Phyllis married Fred Ursal and they moveed to B.C. to live.
George's son, Howard, and his wife, Shirley have a son, Darren, and a daughter, Lori. They live at Port Alberni, B.C. George's daughter, Shirley, married and raised four children: Mona, Norma, Bruce and Ian. They all live in B.C.
Sources and/or Contributors:
Excerpts from a book about the Burnside Area, Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada, pps. 84-88, submitted by Shirley Adams Taylor via Russell Hart.
Russel M. Hart, 17 Sep 2002 (Formation@earthlink.net)