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Nathan Adams

Male Aft 1656 - Bef 1750  (92 years)


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  • Name Nathan Adams  [1
    Born Aft 1656  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 6 Feb 1749/50  Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • will proved
    Notes 
    • Will 22 Aug 1748, proved 6 Feb 1748/9. Children by first wife, recorded (except Sarah) Fairfield Church: Nathan, Nathaniel, Ganda, Sarah, Ruth, Mary, Johanna, Avis, Nathaniel, Stephen.

      Stratford Deeds prove that in 1734 and 1736 Nathan was the (fourth) husband of Jane Blackman Russell Griffin Clark. In 1734 they conveyed to Zachariah Clark right that accrued to Jane Adams by gift from Thomas Griffin "one of her former Husbands"; in 1736 they conveyed to Zachariah Blackman land distributed to Miriam (or her representatives) "ye daughter of Mr. Moses Wheeler, Sr." Jane was Nathan's second wife, and Anna ____ his third.

      Jane's sister, Miriam, m. 2 John Smith of Milford, and with second husband conveyed 1727 to brother Zechariah Blackman land inherited from grandfather Moses Wheeler. [4, 5, 6]
    Person ID I39933  Mindrum
    Last Modified 9 Aug 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 1 Mary James,   d. Bef 6 Feb 1749/50 
    Married Bef 5 Dec 1687  [7, 8
    Children 
     1. Nathan Adams,   b. Abt 1688,   d. Bef 6 Apr 1724  (Age ~ 36 years)
     2. Nathaniel Adams,   b. Abt 1690
     3. Ganda Candey Adams,   b. Abt 1692
     4. Sarah Adams,   b. Abt 1695,   d. 4 Feb 1775  (Age ~ 80 years)
     5. Ruth Adams,   b. Abt 1696, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1775, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years)
     6. Mary Adams,   b. Abt 1698, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 10 Jun 1767, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
     7. Johanna Adams,   b. Abt 1700, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Avis Adams,   b. Abt 1702, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Nathaniel Adams,   b. Abt 1704, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Stephen Adams,   b. Abt 1708, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1794, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years)
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F27217  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Jane Blackman,   b. 26 Oct 1668, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F14842  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Anna,   d. Dec  
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F27221  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:10.

    2. [S8721] Nathan Adams Will.

    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, bef 6 Feb 1748/9.

    4. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:10-11.

    5. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:703.

    6. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:84.

    7. [S8727] Joseph James to Nathan Adams.

    8. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. I:10, ca 1687.