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Daniel Adams

Male 1686 - 1772  (86 years)


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  • Name Daniel Adams 
    Born 12 Jan 1686  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    History 1710  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Will 5 Sep 1772  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 12 Sep 1772  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8
    Probate/Proved 23 Oct 1772  Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Complier's Note 1997 
    There is much confusion as to the birth's of Daniel's early children. Jameson (1886) seems to have many of the dates wrong. Others have copied him to the confusion of the record. I have used Woods (1905) as the accurate source until the original record can be checked. 
    Person ID I21  Roy Family Genealogy | Roy Line
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2018 

    Father John Adams,   b. 18 Feb 1657/58, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1751, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Deborah Partridge,   b. 16 Aug 1662, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1751, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 4 Apr 1681  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11
    • Bullard (1930) and Tilden (1887) give the marriage year as 1682. [1, 9]
    Family ID F35  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Sanford,   b. 13 Oct 1694, Swansea, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1772, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1711  Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 7
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Adams,   b. Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. Sarah Adams,   b. 17 Nov 1714, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1716, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)  [Birth]
     3. Deborah Adams,   b. 12 Mar 1717, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Sarah Adams,   b. 17 Mar 1718/19, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1793, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
     5. Elizabeth Adams,   b. 12 May 1721, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     6. Daniel Adams,   b. 18 Jan 1724, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1736, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 12 years)  [Birth]
    +7. Thomas Adams,   b. 15 Apr 1726, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1773, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [Birth]
     8. Ruth Adams,   b. 6 Mar 1728, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     9. Moses Adams,   b. 4 Aug 1731, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1815, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [Birth]
     10. Abigail Adams,   b. 23 Jun 1736, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1810, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
     11. Tabitha Adams,   b. 12 Nov 1738, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1819, Holliston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jan 1686 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - He is said to have been the first white settler of Medway. - 1710 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1711 - Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 5 Sep 1772 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Sep 1772 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate/Proved - 23 Oct 1772 - Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S82] Tilden, William S. History of the Town of Medfield, Massachusetts 1650-1886 , (Boston: George H. Ellis, Printers, 1887).

    2. [S68] Jameson, E. O. The Biographical Sketches of Prominent Persons and the Genealogical Records of Many Early and Other Families in Medway, Mass. 1713-1886, (Providence, Rhode Island: J.A. & R.A. Reid Printers, 1886).

    3. [S78] Morse, Abner. Genealogical Register of the Descendants of The Early Planters of Sherborn, Holliston, and Medway, Massachusetts, (Boston: Damrell & Moore, 1855).

    4. [S74] Crane, Ellery Bicknell. Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Worcester County, Massachusetts, (New York: The Lewis Publishing Co., 1907).

    5. [S94] Muse, Jeanne. Family Group Sheets of the Ancestry of Jeanne Muse, (Asheville, North Carolina: manuscript, 20 August 1995).

    6. [S76] Adams, Andrew N. A Genealogical History of Henry Adams of Braintree, Mass., and his Descendants also John Adams of Cambridge, Mass., 1632-1897, (Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Company, 1898).

    7. [S81] Morse, Abner. A Genealogical Register of the Descendants of Several Ancient Puritans volume I, (Boston: the author, 1857).

    8. [S997] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Medway, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1905).

    9. [S1003] Bullard, Edgar J. Bullard and Allied Families, (Detroit, Michigan: Private Publisher, 1930).

    10. [S996] Partridge, George Homer. "John Partridge, of Medfield, Mass., and His Descendants", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume LVII, 1903).

    11. [S995] Tingley, Raymon Meyers. Some Ancestral Lines Being a Record of Some of the Ancestors of Guilford Solon Tingley and His Wife Martha Pamelia Meyrs , (Rutland, Vermont: The Tuttle Publishing Co., Inc, 1935).