Lt. John Quincy Adams1

M, b. 16 December 1815, d. October 1854
     Lt. John Quincy Adams was born on 16 December 1815.2 He was the son of Thomas Boylston Adams and Ann Harrod.1 Lt. John Quincy Adams died in October 1854 at the age of 38 lost at sea from U.S. Frigate Albany.2

Citations

  1. [S3] Nina Moore Tiffany, Samuel E. Sewell: a memoir.
  2. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree, 44.

President John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the United States1

M, b. 11 July 1767, d. 23 February 1848
John Quincy Adams
(1767 - 1848)
     President John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the United States was born on 11 July 1767 in the house standing at the corner of Franklin St. & Independence Ave., Quincy (now Braintree), Massachusetts. He was the son of President John Adams, 2nd President of the United States and Abigail Smith.1 In 1778, John Quincy Adams accompanied his father to Europe and studied at Paris and Leyden and in 1782 went to St. Petersburg as secretary to Francis Dana, the U.S. envoy to Russia. Returned in 1785 and graduated at Harvard in 1787 and became a lawyer in Boston in 1790. From 1794 to 1801, he was U.S. Minister to Holland, Portugal, and Prussia. In 1802 served in the Massachusetts Senate and in 1803 as U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, from 1809 to 1814 was U.S. Minister to Russia and in 1814 negotiated the Treaty of Ghent, was Minister to England 1815-17 and from 1817 to 1825 was Secretary of State for President Monroe whom he succeeded as President from 1825 to 1829. From 1831 to his death in 1848 he served as a member of Congress from Massachusetts.
President John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the United States married Louisa Catherine Johnson, daughter of Hon. Joshua Johnson and Catherine Nuth, on 26 July 1797 in All Hallows, Barking, London, "July 24 1796 - John Quincy Adams, Esq., of Boston in North America, Bachelor, above 21, & Louisa Catherine Johnson, of All Hallows, Barking, London, spinster, above 21; at All Hallows Barking aforesaid".2 President John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the United States died on 23 February 1848 in Washington, District of Columbia, at the age of 80 during a session of Congress.3 He was buried in Braintree.4

Children of President John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the United States and Louisa Catherine Johnson

Citations

  1. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, Vol 1. p. 14.
  2. [S34] Unverified internet information, Marriage Licences issued from the Faculty Office of the Archbishop of Canterbury at London 1543-1869.
  3. [S20] Various editors, Encyclopaedia Britannica.
  4. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 9, p. 155.
  5. [S86] Various contributors, The Adams Papers editorial project, ongoing.

Joseph Adams1

M, b. 4 January 1688/89, d. 26 May 1783
     Joseph Adams was born on 4 January 1688/89 in Braintree.1,2 He was the son of Joseph Adams Jr. and Hannah Bass.1 Joseph Adams graduated in 1710 from Harvard.1 He was ordained on 16 November 1715 at Newington, New Hampshire.2 He died on 26 May 1783 in Newington, New Hampshire, at the age of 94.1

Citations

  1. [S75] Frederick Lewis Weis, Colonial Clergy, p. 18.
  2. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree.

Joseph Adams1

M, b. 9 February 1626, d. 6 December 1694
     Joseph Adams was born on 9 February 1626 in Kingweston, Somerset.2 He was the son of Henry Adams and Edith Squire.3,4 Joseph Adams married Abigail Baxter, daughter of Gregory Baxter and Margaret Paddy, on 2 November 1650.1,2 Joseph Adams died on 6 December 1694 in Braintree, Massachusetts, at the age of 68.5,2 Joseph Adams was a maltster and inherited his father's homestead, since after about 1651 all the other children had left Braintree. He was one of the selectmen in 1673, constable about 1689, and surveyor of highways 1693. A Joseph Adams who was made Freeman of the Colony May 18, 1653 at Boston seems to be this same man.2

Child of Joseph Adams and Abigail Baxter

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 7, p. 42.
  2. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree.
  3. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 7, p. 40.
  4. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree, 11.
  5. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 7, p. 41.

Lt. Joseph Harrod Adams1

M, b. 16 December 1817, d. 4 October 1853
     Lt. Joseph Harrod Adams was born on 16 December 1817.1 He was the son of Thomas Boylston Adams and Ann Harrod.2 Lt. Joseph Harrod Adams died on 4 October 1853 at the age of 35 on the ship Powhattan on the Perry expedition to Japan. Buried at Macao, China.1

Citations

  1. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree, 44.
  2. [S3] Nina Moore Tiffany, Samuel E. Sewell: a memoir.

Joseph Adams Jr.

M, b. 24 December 1654, d. 12 February 1736/37
     Joseph Adams Jr. was born on 24 December 1654 in Braintree, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Joseph Adams and Abigail Baxter.2 Joseph Adams Jr. married firstly Mary Chapin, daughter of Josiah Chapin and Mary King, in 1682.2 Joseph Adams Jr. married secondly Hannah Bass, daughter of John Bass and Ruth Alden, in 1688 at Braintree.2,1,3 Joseph Adams Jr. married thirdly Elizabeth Hobart, daughter of Caleb Hobart and Mary Eliot, circa 1708.1 Joseph Adams Jr. died on 12 February 1736/37 in Braintree at the age of 82.4 He was elected selectman in 1699, constable 1700, surveyor of highways 1715, selectman 1716, 1717, surveyor 1720. He was in King Philips War in 1676.
Lived on the Captains Plain at North end near present Granite & Center Sts. Quincy, and left most of his homestead to son Ebenezer by will who also lived there and probably built a new house as at Ebenezer's death there were two houses on the place.1

Children of Joseph Adams Jr. and Hannah Bass

Citations

  1. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree.
  2. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 7, p. 42.
  3. [S123] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700.
  4. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 9, p. 153.
  5. [S75] Frederick Lewis Weis, Colonial Clergy, p. 18.

Louisa Catherine Adams1

F, b. 1811, d. 1812
     Louisa Catherine Adams was born in 1811 in St. Petersburg, Russia.2 She was the daughter of President John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the United States and Louisa Catherine Johnson.1 Louisa Catherine Adams died in 1812.1

Citations

  1. [S86] Various contributors, The Adams Papers editorial project, ongoing.
  2. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree.

Louisa Catherine Adams1

F, b. 1831, d. 1870
     Louisa Catherine Adams was born in 1831.1 She was the daughter of Charles Francis Adams and Abigail Brown Brooks.1 Louisa Catherine Adams married Charles Kuhn in 1854 no issue.1 Louisa Catherine Adams died in 1870.1

Citations

  1. [S86] Various contributors, The Adams Papers editorial project, ongoing.

Mary Adams1

F, b. 1846, d. 1928
     Mary Adams was born in 1846.1 She was the daughter of Charles Francis Adams and Abigail Brown Brooks.1 Mary Adams married Henry Parker Quincy, son of Edmund Quincy and Lucilla Pinckney Parker, on 20 June 1877 children.1,2 Mary Adams died in 1928.1

Citations

  1. [S86] Various contributors, The Adams Papers editorial project, ongoing.
  2. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree, 3994.

Mary B. Adams1

F, d. 12 October 1892
     Mary B. Adams married Rev. William Sewall, son of William Sewall and Sarah Ladd, on 5 April 1883 in Castine, Maine, the marriage was performed by the Rev. William Forsyth.1,2 Mary B. Adams died on 12 October 1892 in Templeton of paralysis after a few hours illness.3

Citations

  1. [S364] Eben Graves, The descendants of Henry Sewall. Vol. II (Unpublished), #276.
  2. [S205] Newspaper, Bangor Daily Whig & Courier, (Bangor, ME) Saturday, April 07, 1883.
  3. [S205] Newspaper, The Congregationalist, (Boston, MA) Thursday, October 20, 1892.

Mary Eloise Adams1

F, b. circa 1902
     Mary Eloise Adams was born circa 1902 in Ohio.1 She was the daughter of Francis Marion Adams and Mary Myrtle Sewall.1

Citations

  1. [S206] 1920 US Census, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania.

Mary L. Adams1

F, b. circa 1857
     Mary L. Adams was born circa 1857 in Brewer, Maine.1 She was the daughter of Frederick Adams.1 Mary L. Adams married Charles Herbert Sewall, son of Joseph Henry Sewall and Elizabeth A. Dresser, say 1877.1

Children of Mary L. Adams and Charles Herbert Sewall

Citations

  1. [S107] 1880 US Census, Bangor, Penobscot, Maine.
  2. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 57602860."
  3. [S208] 1900 US Census, Bangor, Penobscot, Maine.

Mary Louisa Adams

F
     Mary Louisa Adams was the daughter of John Adams and Mary Catherine Hellen.

Nathan Adams1

M, b. 9 August 1763
     Nathan Adams was born on 9 August 1763.1

Child of Nathan Adams

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 14 p. 361.

Norman J. Adams1

M, b. 30 March 1912, d. 12 November 2002
     Norman J. Adams was born on 30 March 1912 in England.1 He married Virginia Sewall, daughter of Homer Sewall and Marjorie Hartwell, on 6 November 1937.1 Norman J. Adams died on 12 November 2002 in Longmeadow, Massachusetts, at the age of 902 and is buried in Longmeadow Cemetery, Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts.3

Citations

  1. [S344] Lyman Willard Densmore, The Hartwells of America, p. 193.
  2. [S210] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 62151079."

Pauline Adams1

F
     Pauline Adams was the daughter of Simon Adams and Hannah Taft.1 Pauline Adams married Dr. Reuben Goodale, son of Ezekiel Goodale and Elenor Gill.1

Child of Pauline Adams and Dr. Reuben Goodale

Citations

  1. [S46] Various contributors, Daughters of the American Revolution, Vol. 36 p. 174.

Robert Adams1

M

Child of Robert Adams

Citations

  1. [S189] Frederick A. Virkus, Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy, Vol.7 p. 411.

Sarah Adams1

F, d. 1839
     Sarah Adams married Samuel Northend, son of Lieut. Samuel Northend and Susanna Scott, on 2 June 1780.1 Sarah Adams died in 1839.1

Citations

  1. [S273] Mary Lovering & Scott, Harriett Grace Holman, The Scott genealogy, p. 333.

Sarah B. Adams1

F, b. 24 November 1815
     Sarah B. Adams was born on 24 November 1815 in Gilmanton, New Hampshire.1 She married Franklin Whittier in 1835.1

Child of Sarah B. Adams and Franklin Whittier

Citations

  1. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.smgf.org/popup/pedigree

Simon Adams1

M, b. 1746, d. 1825
     Simon Adams was born in 1746 in New Malboro, Massachusetts.1 He married Hannah Taft, daughter of Robert Taft and Deborah Lovett.1 In 1775 he entered the army as sergeant and in 1781 commanded a company of Berkshire county, Massachusetts militia.1 Simon Adams died in 1825 in Columbia, New York.1

Child of Simon Adams and Hannah Taft

Citations

  1. [S46] Various contributors, Daughters of the American Revolution, Vol. 36 p. 174.

Susanna Adams1

F, b. 28 December 1768, d. 4 February 1770
     Susanna Adams was born on 28 December 1768 in Boston.2 She was the daughter of President John Adams, 2nd President of the United States and Abigail Smith.1 Susanna Adams was baptised on 1 January 1769 at Boston by the Rev. Samuel Cooper, pastor of the Brattle Street Church. She died on 4 February 1770 at the age of 1.1

Citations

  1. [S86] Various contributors, The Adams Papers editorial project, ongoing.
  2. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree, 31.

Susanna Boylston Adams1

F, b. 8 August 1796, d. 24 January 1884
     Susanna Boylston Adams was born on 8 August 1796 in New York.2 She was the daughter of Charles Adams and Sarah Smith.1 Susanna Boylston Adams married firstly Lt. Charles Thomas Clark U.S.N. on 3 August 1817 at Quincy, Massachusetts.2 Susanna Boylston Adams married secondly William R.H. Treadway on 28 April 1833 no issue.1,2 Susanna Boylston Adams died on 24 January 1884 in Baltimore, Maryland, at the age of 87.1,3

Child of Susanna Boylston Adams and Lt. Charles Thomas Clark U.S.N.

Citations

  1. [S86] Various contributors, The Adams Papers editorial project, ongoing.
  2. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree, 43.
  3. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 127462114 M.I."

Thomas Boylston Adams1

M, b. 15 September 1772, d. 12 March 1832
     Thomas Boylston Adams was born on 15 September 1772 in Quincy.1 He was the son of President John Adams, 2nd President of the United States and Abigail Smith. Thomas Boylston Adams graduated in 1790 from Harvard and eventually became Chief Justice for the Southern Circuit of the Court of Common Pleas. He married Ann Harrod, daughter of Joseph Harrod and Anna Treat, on 16 May 1805 in Haverhill after marriage he lived in the mansion, Adams St. until 1811 when he removed to the John Adams birthplace, Franklin St. About 1820 he returned to the mansion until John Quincy Adams returned to Quincy in 1829 when they removed to Elm St. where he died, and occupied till 1903 by his children.1,2 Thomas Boylston Adams died on 12 March 1832 at the age of 59.1

Children of Thomas Boylston Adams and Ann Harrod

Citations

  1. [S86] Various contributors, The Adams Papers editorial project, ongoing.
  2. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree, 44.
  3. [S3] Nina Moore Tiffany, Samuel E. Sewell: a memoir.

Thomas Boylston Adams1

M, b. 4 August 1809, d. 14 December 1837
     Thomas Boylston Adams was born on 4 August 1809.2 He was the son of Thomas Boylston Adams and Ann Harrod.1 Thomas Boylston Adams died on 14 December 1837 in Fort Dade, Florida, at the age of 28 of intermittent fever.2

Citations

  1. [S86] Various contributors, The Adams Papers editorial project, ongoing.
  2. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree, 44.

Walter Day Adams1

M, b. March 1855
     Walter Day Adams. Wine and spirit merchant of Dover.2 Walter Day Adams's birth was registered in the quarter ending March 1855 in the Great Torrington, Devon registration district.3 The marriage of Walter Day Adams and Alice Maria Elizabeth Watts was registered in the quarter ending December 1883 in the Dover registration district.3

Child of Walter Day Adams and Alice Maria Elizabeth Watts

Citations

  1. [S117] The Times Newspaper, Sep 20, 1921.
  2. [S94] 1891 British Census.
  3. [S120] Free BMD.

William Adams1

M, d. circa December 1817
     William Adams married Elizabeth Ward Middleton, daughter of Samuel Ward Middleton and Catherine Taliaferro Hooe, on 23 September 1817.1 William Adams died circa December 1817.1

Citations

  1. [S150] Unknown author, Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois & History of Morgan County, p. 939.

Mary Adamson1

F
     Mary Adamson married Wallace Woodward.1

Child of Mary Adamson and Wallace Woodward

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, California, County Marriages, 1850-1952.

Anne or Barbara Addison

F
     Anne or Barbara Addison married Col. Thomas Brooke.

Children of Anne or Barbara Addison and Col. Thomas Brooke

Blanche Adickes1

F, b. circa 1860, d. 19 April 1941
     Blanche Adickes was born circa 1860 in South Carolina.1,2 She was the daughter of H.F. Adickes and Mary Withers.1 Blanche Adickes married John Robert Lindsay, son of John Franklin Lindsay and Rosanna Whitman Gardiner Trott, in 1880.1 Blanche Adickes died on 19 April 1941 in York, South Carolina.3

Children of Blanche Adickes and John Robert Lindsay

Citations

  1. [S46] Various contributors, Daughters of the American Revolution, Vol. 67 p. 120.
  2. [S209] 1870 US Census, Division 1, York, South Carolina.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, South Carolina Death Records, 1821-1955.
  4. [S206] 1920 US Census, York, South Carolina.
  5. [S207] 1910 US Census, York, South Carolina.

H.F. Adickes1

M
     H.F. Adickes married Mary Withers, daughter of Randolph Withers and Sarah Bailey, in 1842.1

Child of H.F. Adickes and Mary Withers

Citations

  1. [S46] Various contributors, Daughters of the American Revolution, Vol. 67 p. 120.