1957 Adams-McKain Family Reunion

The thirty-eighth Annual rreunion of the Adams-McKain families was held Sunday August 4, 1957 at the Vineyard Grange Hall, Porter Township. There were fifty-nine members, twenty five of them were children, and two guests.

Irving Gale returned Thanks before the delicious co-operative dinner was served. Gerald Adams, President, called the meeting to order for a brief business session. Gail Adams made the motiion that the present officers remain in for another year. Motion seconded and carried. Gerald Adams, President and Hyldred Adams Gale, Secretary-Treasurer will serve for the year 1957 - 1958.

Mildred Adams made the motion we hold the reunion next year at Milham Park, Kalamazoo, Michigan. It was voted and motion carried. Don & Clare Price offered to contact the Park Management after they open May 1, 1958 to make the reservation to hold tables in the Pavilion.

The group enjoyed visiting. The men played croquet. Pictures were taken for the reunion book.

The oldest member present was Mrs. Lily Adams of Kalamazoo, Mich. The youngest member is Cheryl Ryan, granddaughter of Allen & Gail Adams of Kendall. She is seven months old. There was one birth and one marriage since the reunion last year.

The following were present:

1 - Hazel Adams - Detroit
2 - Roxanna Adams - Kalamazoo
3 - Francis, Dorothy Morse, Bruce & Rolland - Kalamazoo
4 - Uriah & Clarice Adams, George, John Margaret, Jimmy & Mary - Marcellus
5 - Leslie & Mildred Adams, Danny & Marilyn - Jenison
6 - Lily Adams - Kalamazoo
7 - Don & Clare Price, Sharl & Sue - Kalamazoo
8 - Carl & Helen Adams, Jerry, Dawn & Douglas - Schoolcraft
9 - Gerald & Irene Adams, Jerry, Dawn & Douglas - Schoolcraft
10 - Phillip and June Powell, Sandy, Kyle, Gregory & Dale Ann - Kalamazoo
11 - Arthur & Marian Moe, Shirley & Sharon (they each had a guest) - Jackson
12 - Gordon & Imogene Adams, Caroline, Shawn & Glenna Lee - Lawton
13 - Allen & Gail Adams, Rodney Adams, Rhonda & Renet Ryan - Kendall
14 - Horace & Mary Adams, Robert and Mary Jo Adams - Paw Paw
15 - Hale & Beatrice Adams - Lawton
16 - Rena Thornton
17 - Barbara Gale - Muskegon
18 - Irving & Hyldred Gale - Coloma