Adams, Margaret Catherine
B: 12 Oct 1893, St. Vincent, MN
D: 05 Oct 1976, Buried: Hillside Cemetery, Portage LaPrairie, Manitoba, Canada
M: 1954, Fred Lenton, at Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada d. 1968. Buried: Hillside Cemetery, Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada.

FN: John "Jack" Adams
MN: Salome Bernath


Margaret Catherine Adams

Margaret was born October 12, 1993, in St. Vincent, Minnesota. She moved to Manitoba with her parents, John and Salome Adams, living with them and caring for them until their deaths. In 1954, she married her neighbor, Fred Lenton, who had worked for many years in Cadham Hardware. Fred died in 1968 and Margaret died October 8, 1976, and is buried beside her husband in Hillside Cemetery. Margaret was a hard working housekeeper and also knitted numerous scarves, mitts and socks for the soldiers during the war.


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.