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army officer.

Milton Butler Adams, American army officer.

Background

Adams, Milton Butler was born on April 11, 1845 in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel Plummer and Ellen (Barker) Adams.

Education

Educated Calvin Moore’s Seminary (Quaker), Salem, O., 1853-1861. Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1865.

Career

Commissioned First lieutenant engrs., June 23, 1865. Captain, January 6, 1870. Major, July 13, 1883.

Lieutenant colonel, July 5, 1898. Colonel, April 23, 1904.

Connections

Married Cleveland, O., 1878, Anna Lewis.

father:
Samuel Plummer Adams

mother:
Ellen (Barker) Adams

spouse:
Cleveland