Maud Adams1,2

ID#1183, b. 15 August 1884, d. 30 May 1940
Father: Thomas Adams
Mother: Virginia Ward

Birth date: 15 August 1884
Birth place: Calhoun County, West Virginia.3,4

Her name was spelled "Maude" on her death certificate, but that may have been an error on the part of the recorder as it usually appears without the "e" on the end.3

Maud married Enoch Church, son of William S. "Bill" Church and Elizabeth Jane "Betsy" Roberts, on 4 September 1904 in Calhoun County, West Virginia. M. L. Sovil was the officiating minister at the ceremony, which was held at his house.4,5

Maud died at age 55 on 30 May 1940 at Beverly, Randolph County, West Virginia. Per the death certificate, she "Died while sitting in chair reading. Had not previously been ill. No physician called."3 Maud's body was interred on 1 June 1940 in the Hazelwood Cemetery, Elkins, Randolph County, West Virginia.3

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1910Calhoun County, West VirginiaMaud, female, age 25, daughter-in-law, married for 5 years, born in West Virginia, 2 of 2 children still living
(Official U.S. Census Date: 15 April 1910)1

Deceased Child of Maud Adams and Enoch Church:

Family Line(s):
Church Index
Last Edited Date=19 Feb 2016


  1. [S1200] William S. Church household, 1910 U.S. Census, Calhoun County, West Virginia, Lee District, Enumeration District 19, sheets 3a (153 stamped) and 3b, National Archives micropublication T624_1677.
  2. [S194] LIVING Church, "William Church & Elizabeth Roberts," e-mail to Jo Ellen Dalton, 16 March 2002.
  3. [S294] Maude Church, Certificate of Death, Randolph County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online, file 1983478_0001352.jpg.
  4. [S281] Marriage License for Enoch Church and Maud Adams, Calhoun County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online, file 4011511_00519.jpg.
  5. [S195] "West Virginia Marriages, January 1881 to November 1936," presented by The Calhoun County WVGenWeb, online