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Mary James

Female - Bef 1734


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  • Name Mary James  [1
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 23 Dec 1694  Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died Bef 9 Mar 1734  [3
    Notes 
    • Daughter of Joseph James
      Admitted to Fairfield Congregational Church, 23 Dec 1694

      Mary died sometime between 29 Feb 1712 when James Clark, Jr., third husband of Jane Blackman, died and 9 Mar 1734, when Nathan Adams was identified in a Stratford deed as her fourth husband. [1, 4]
    Person ID I39939  Mindrum
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2018 

    Father Joseph James,   d. Bef 6 Jan 1687/8, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary Dickerson,   b. Abt 1641,   d. Bef 21 Aug 1701, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married Bef 15 Jun 1665  Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F5075  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nathan Adams,   b. Aft 1656,   d. Bef 6 Feb 1749/50, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 92 years) 
    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,   d. Aft 18 Aug 1772  (Age ~ 70 years)
     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. 4 Nov 1794, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years)
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F27217  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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

    2. [S8638] Fairfield First Congregational Church Records, 1694-1806, 974.62F151c re, (Connecticut State Library, Hartford, Connecticut), p. 15.

    3. [S2921] Stratford Deeds Vol. 6, p. 256, Deed mentions Nathan Adams and Jane Adams his wife.

    4. [S8638] Fairfield First Congregational Church Records, 1694-1806, 974.62F151c re, (Connecticut State Library, Hartford, Connecticut), p. 7.

    5. [S3854] Connecticut Archives, Crimes & Misdemeanors, Vol. I, p. 17a, Mary James wife of Joseph James, testified in Benfield trial.

    6. [S509] Clarence A. Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, (Genealogical Publishing Co., 1985), Vol. 2, p. 846, by 1665?.

    7. [S8727] Joseph James to Nathan Adams, Fairfield Proprietors Deeds, Vol. A1, p. 109.

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