Dean Evans Family History

Edward Hunt Adams, son of Daniel and Mary Ann, was born in Foleshil in about 1857


In 1882 Edward married Eliza Garner, daughter of William Garner and Eliza Randle, at St Pauls Church Foleshill.

They had three children but at the moment I only know of one of them. Edwards died in 1891.


Albert Edward Adams, born abt 1882. Albert became a silk weaver, gaining his "City and Guilds Certificate and working at Grants, in Coventry. He later worked at Dubock and Jones and was still helping at a silk weaving firm in Foleshill until shortly before he died, age 90, in 1972. Before WW2 he owned 3 of the Foleshill "Top shops", which he inherited from his father in law, but these were damaged in the air raids and later demolished.

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