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Jonathan Adams

Male 1679 - 1744  (64 years)


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  • Name Jonathan Adams 
    Born 5 May 1679  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    History 1700  [4, 6
    He lived in East Medway on his father's farm which he had inherited. This he passed to his son, Jonathan when he came of age. He then removed to Medfield. 
    Religion 1720  [4, 6
    According to Adams (1898) and Tilden (1887), he "was said to be the 1st Baptist in Medfield". 
    Died 1744  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 6
    • Jameson (1888) gives his death date as 24 January 1718.
    Person ID I695  Roy Family Genealogy | Roy Line
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2018 

    Father Jonathan Adams,   b. 1619, Barton, St. David, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1690, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Ellice 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 20 Mar 1677/78  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F669  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomezine Sheffield,   b. 25 May 1673, Holliston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1743, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1697  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6
    Children 
     1. Tamezin Adams,   b. 21 Aug 1699, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1777, Bellingham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Hannah Adams,   b. 12 Feb 1701/02, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. Ezekiel Adams,   b. 1 Jul 1705, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1777, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [Birth]
     4. Jonathan Adams,   b. 15 Aug 1709, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1804, Millis, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F418  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 May 1679 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1697 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1744 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [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).

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

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

    4. [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).

    5. [S93] Woods, Henry Earnest. Vital Records of Medfield, Massachusetts to the year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1903).

    6. [S82] Tilden, William S. History of the Town of Medfield, Massachusetts 1650-1886 , (Boston: George H. Ellis, Printers, 1887).