Adams

Name Origin: Adams, Adamson, Addams, Adam - Welsh and English - The son of Adam. Adam means man of red earth; red.

Fifth Great Grandparents

Bailey Adams

b in Connecticut
m to

Abigail _____

b abt 1762 in Connecticut

ch: 1. Walter Adams m Freelove Golden (see below)
2. Ebenezer Adams b 3 Mar 1790 at Fort Plain, Montgomery, New York d 9 Jan 1884 in Cromwell, Iowa m Bathseheba Hutchinson in New York
3. Henry Adams b 16 Oct 1796 in Dutchess county, New York d 6 Nov 1875 at Fort Plain, Montgomery, New York m Adelia de Hash
4. Robert Adams b 1804 at Fort Plain, Montgomery, New York m Maria _____

Fouth Great Grandfather

Walter Adams

b 1787 in Fort Plain, Montgomery, New York
d in Illinois
m 25 Feb 1818 in Yonge, Leeds, Ontario, Canada to

Freelove Golden

b 1797 in New York
d in Illinois

ch: 1. Orrin B Adams b Aug 1819 in Mallorytown, Ontario, Canada d 10 Mar 1902 in Grinnell, Poweshiek, Iowa m Elizabeth Mallory
2. James Adams b 20 Apr 1820 d 30 Sep 1895 in Grinnell, Poweshiek, Iowa m 1) Betsy Judd 2) Aseneth Judd
3. Walter Adams Jr� m 1) Rhoda Warner (see below) 2) Martha Adams
4. John Adams b in Canada m 1) Unknown 2) Julia Slack
5. Charles Adams
6. Richard Adams
7. Sally Adams m William Kelly
8. Polly Adams m George White

Third Great Grandfather

Walter Adams Jr

b 18 Nov 1823 in Mallorytown, Ontario, Canada
d 9 Mar 1908 in Grinnell, Poweshiek, Iowa
m 1 Jan 1843 to

Rhoda Warner

b 22 Feb 1824 in Mallorytown, Ontario, Canada
d 22 Oct 1855 in Burns Twp, Henry, Illinois

ch: 1. Nancy Adaline Adams m Henry Princehouse (see below)
2. Charles Melvin Adams b 22 Jan 1849 in Kewanee, Henry, IL d 16 Oct 1908 in Maple Grove, IA m Elizabeth Albertha Adams
3. Sarah F Adams b Jul 1851 in IL d 20 Sep 1852 in IL
4. Alma Delina Adams b 4 Dec 1853 in Kewanee, Henry, IL d 26 Sep 1943 in Newton, Jasper, IA m Orin White

The Family of Walter Adams Jr and Martha Adams

Martha Adams - daughter of Ebenezer Adams and Bathsheba Hutchinson (see above)

b 1 Jul 1828 in Minden, Montgomery, New York
d 9 Mar 1908 in Grinnell, Poweshiek, IA
m 1 Nov 1854 in Kewanee, Henry, IL

ch: 1. Emeretta Adams b 29 Nov 1856 d 4 Apr 1915 m James Hughes
2. John Wesley Adams b 12 May 1857 d 23 Mar 1863
3. Richard Erwin Adams b 10 Oct 1860 in Henry county, IL d 8 Nov 1942 in Newburg, Jasper, IA m Rosa Permelia Sisco
4. William A Adams b 3 Aug 1868 d 15 Nov 1932 m Minnie Dorothy Voss
5. Eva Lois Adams b 3 May 1872 d 9 Jun 1927 at Port Byron, Rock Island, IL m Will George

Second Great Grandmother

Nancy Adaline Adams

b. 30 Apr 1845 in Mallorytown, Ontario,Canada
d. 11 Sep 1917 Des Moines, Polk, Iowa
bur. at Newburg, Hazelwood Cemetery, Jasper, Iowa m. Apr 1865 Henry County, Illinois to

Henry Princehouse

Nancy was a Methodist. Nancy and Henry lived for a while in Henry County, Illinois as their daughter, Ada, was born in Illinois. Their last child, Perley, was born in Newburg Township, Jasper County, Iowa. They were a farm family.

Query:

Richland Township, Jasper County, Iowa
William J. Adams, farmer, Sec 14; P.O. Grinnell, born in Macomb County, Michigan in 1842; located in this county in 1856. Married Lavina Starr in 1866; she was born in Van Buren County, Iowa in 1854; their children are Laura J. Adams and Nancy A. Adams are members of the Methodist Episcopal Church. He is a Republican in politics. Owns 120 acres of land valued at $40.00 per acre.


Adams Links:

Jasper County, Iowa
Jasper Co, IA Adams' Marriages
Distant Cousin: Adams
The Spangler Family Genealogy Page
The Wheelers' Home Page
Surname Web: Adams

Miami Co Ohio Biography of Clark Adams
Miami Co Ohio Biography of Fred L. Adams
Miami Co Ohio Biography of David M Adams
Miami Co Ohio Biography of John F. Adams

GenForum: Adams


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