Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home Resident

Jackson Adams

Admission Date: April 13, 1902 - age 62

Residence: Clinton, DeWitt County, Illinois

Birth: November 23, 1839, Ashley, Missouri

Service: Civil War, 41st Illinois Infantry, Co. C, Sergeant

Disability: Complete right inguinal hernia & varicose veins in both legs

Pension: $12.00 per month, # 693735

Death: February 15, 1913, in hospital

Family Members: Joseph Adams - nephew

Doctor: Dr. H. F. Litchfield, Surgeon

Occupation: Stationary Engineer

Notes: Although he gave the name of his nephew, he stated in the admission papers that he had no family and, upon his death, he wanted his effects sent to Frank M. Phares in Clinton, Illinois, which was done.

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