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Mayrant AdamsRoster ID 797
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1907|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Mayrant Adams, Class of 1907 Genealogy: Born- Feb. 19, 1885 in Jackson, Miss. Father- Wirt Adams (see above); Mother- Sallie Yerger Pat. Grandfather- Gen. Wirt Adams; Pat. Grandmother- Sallie Mayrant Mat. Grandfather- William S. Yerger; Mat. Grandmother- Henrietta Yerger Married- Ellen Ellis Lampton, daughter of I.W. Lampton of Magnolia, Miss. Children- 1- Ellen Victoria Adams; 2- Sara Lampton Adams (died in childhood) VMI Record: Entered VMI- Sept. 10, 1903; Resigned Dec. 22, 1905 Careers: Assistant to State Revenue Officer in Jackson Miss. (Served with his father); General Manager of Victoria Land and Canal Co., Inc. in Louisiana; Owned a large rice plantation in La.; Manager of Baldwin Inv. Co. in Alabama Died- Sept. 9, 1952|