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Francis Adams
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Birth: 1677, England
Death: Apr. 16, 1758
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA

Francis was the son of Richard Adams and Mary Parnell from Chester, England, grandson of John Adams 1622-1706 and Anna Howe 1626-1714, and Thomas Parnell of Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, born 1630. Francis was born in Cheshire, England, and came to the Colonies in 1692.

Francis was the husband of Mary Buck, the daughter of Thomas Buck and Mary Turner, granddaughter of Isaac Buck and Frances Marsh, Thomas Turner and Sarah Hyland. They were married in 1700 at Plymouth and had seven children:
* Mary Adams, Mrs Nathaniel Atwood 1704-1744
* Jemima Shurtleff. Mrs Barnabas Shurtleff 1707-1773
* Thomas Adams 17091768
* Francis Adams 1711-1752
* John Adams 1714-1806
* Richard Adams 1718-1795
* Sarah Adams 1721-1804

His father was killed in New Hampshire: "While making a clearing in New Hampshire to settle upon, he was taken prisoner by the Indians, bound hand and foot, fed upon a few parched corns daily until his sufferings were extreme, when some of the Indians drew their bows and killed him."

1912 Shurtleff genealogy ID 8 
Family links: 
  Mary Buck Adams (1684 - 1769)*
  Mary Adams Atwood (1704 - 1744)*
  Jemima Adams Shurtleff (1707 - 1773)*
  Thomas Adams (1709 - 1768)*
  John Adams (1714 - 1806)*
  Sarah Adams Stetson (1721 - 1804)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Burying Ground
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Maintained by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Originally Created by: Jack Vander-Schrier
Record added: Aug 26, 2006
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- VictoriaN
 Added: Mar. 21, 2015
God bless my 7th great grandfather.
- Janet M. Howes
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