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Abraham Adams

Male 1650 - 1729  (78 years)


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  • Name Abraham Adams  [1
    Born 6 Sep 1650  Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 9 Dec 1694  Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Fairfield Church
    Died 9 Aug 1729  Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • "a worthy founder and liberal benefactor to Trinity Church" (gravestone) Children (by first wife, it is not certain that Martha was the mother of the children): Deborah, Hannah, Mary, Abigail, Susanna, Elizabeth

      Agreement made 10 Sep 1729 between widow Martha and children regarding estate of Lt. Abraham Adams

      Possibly first wife was Sarah Lockwood, b. 27 Feb 1651, daughter of Robert and Susanna Lockwood [1, 3, 4]
    Person ID I39930  Mindrum
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2017 

    Father Edward Adams,   d. Bef 11 Nov 1671, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary,   d. Bef 18 Aug 1687 
    Family ID F27161  Group Sheet

    Family Martha,   d. Aft 20 Sep 1729 
    Children 
     1. Deborah Adams,   d. Dec
     2. Hannah Adams,   d. Dec
     3. Mary Adams,   d. Dec
     4. Abigail Adams,   d. Dec
     5. Susanna Adams,   b. Abt 1688, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1749/50  (Age ~ 62 years)
     6. Elizabeth Adams,   d. Dec
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F27214  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:9.

    2. [S8638] (Connecticut State Library, Hartford, Connecticut), p. 15.

    3. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:10.

    4. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. 381.