of Greene County, Pennsylvania
ADAMSON, farmer and stock-grower, who was born in Greene County, Penn.,
April 19, 1826, is a son of James and Margaret (Smith) Adamson. His parents were natives of this county, and
of English lineage. His father was an
industrious and successful farmer through life.
Of his ten children, Cyrus is the eighth. Having been reared on the farm, he naturally
took to the occupation of farming, in which he has met with success. His farm near Waynesburg, Penn.,
contains 224 acres of valuable land. Mr.
Adamson united in the holy bonds of matrimony, in February of 1851, with
Esther, daughter of John Hoge. Her
ancestors were among the earliest settlers of the county. To Mr. and Mrs. Adamson have been born four
children—Margaret M., John F., James M., and Albert T. John F., the oldest son, married Margaret,
daughter of Neal Zollars, and they have two children—Harry N. and Howard
C. Cyrus Adamson is a Democrat. His wife is a zealous member of the Baptist Church.
History of Greene County, Pennsylvania
Samuel P. Bates
Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago.
Transcribed by Annette Bame Peebles
The Greene County, Pennsylvania Biographies Project –
Date of Transcription: 04 November 2008
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