1 Nelson R. Bedwell (Adams) was the second son and third child of Erasmus Bedwell and Letty Adams. He was born in 1858 probably in Perry County Kentucky He married twice, first to Martha Callahan and later to Arkie Pennington. Like John, Nelson seems to have developed something that appears to have been Alzheimer's disease. He too was taken to Eastern State Hospital in Lexington where, after a stay of about a month he died on April 13, 1924. He is buried in an unmarked grave on the Eastern State Hospital grounds.
.. +Martha Callahan
... 2 French Adams (Bedwell) 1885 - 1968
....... +Nancy Lewis Maggard
........ 3 Carl Adams 1911 -
... 2 Theodore Adams (Bedwell) 1887 - 1948
....... +Alice Coots
........ 3 Theodore "Red" Adams
*2nd Wife of Nelson R. Bedwell (Adams):
.. +Arkie Pennington m: December 18, 1879 in Leslie Co KY
... 2 Boone Adams (Bedwell) 1902 - 1982
....... +Callie Davidson m: in Leslie Co. Ky
........ 3 Eureka Adams
........ 3 Dorothy Adams
........ 3 Grace Adams
........ 3 Faye Adams
... *2nd Wife of Boone Adams (Bedwell):
....... +Frances Mills
... 2 Ben Adams (Bedwell) 1904 - 1978
....... +Amy Joseph m: December 25, 1925 in Leslie Co. Ky
........ 3 Theo Adams
............ +Delsie Maggard
........ 3 Mae Adams
............ +James Wood
.............. 4 Linda Wood
........ 3 Earl Adams 1930 - 1985
........ 3 Marjorie Adams 1932 -
............ +James Evans
........ 3 Callie Adams
........ 3 Dillard Adams 1936 - 1936
........ 3 Alice 1937 - 1937
........ 3 Helen Adams 1941 - 1998
........ 3 Cleo Adams 1942 - 1988
............ +Annalee Rice
... 2 Cook Adams (Bedwell) 1906 - 1976
... 2 Nannie Adams (Bedwell) 1911 - 1968
....... +Ray Johnson
... 2 Luther Adams (Bedwell) 1915 - 1964
....... +Namcy Wilson
... 2 Hannah Adams (Bedwell) 1917 - 1969
....... +Eastil Coots
........ 3 Edna Coots 1935 -
............ +Woodrow Combs
.............. 4 Boone Combs 1960 -
.............. 4 Carolyn Combs 1963 -
.............. 4 Clara Mae Combs 1966 -
........ 3 Odean Coots 1937 - 1975
........ 3 Sam Coots 1940 -
............ +Jane Day
........ 3 Culton "Colt" Coots 1943 -
............ +Wanda Morgan
........ *2nd Wife of Culton "Colt" Coots:
............ +Ruth Day
........ 3 Ruben Coots 1947 -
........ 3 Dempsie Coots 1950 -
............ +Mathais Lewis
... 2 Isreal "Ed" Adams (Bedwell) 1920 - 1981
....... +Dorothy Roark