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Gen Eliakem Adams
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Birth: Jun. 13, 1756
Holliston
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1807

Cenotaph

son of Eleazer Adams / Bethsheba Barber

He enlisted as a Private in Captain Adam's company, Col. John Smith's regiment, 19 Apr 1775, and served to 30 Apr, 11 days, Enlisted 8 May 1776, turned out on alarm 18 Apr 1777, again 17 Aug 1777, and served 27 days; became Sergeant in Capt. Adam Peter's company, Col. Howe's regiment; also served 18 Jul 1780, to 2 Aug; Was representative in the General Court, 1795 and 1796, and probably General of the Militia; d 27 Nov 1807, and is buried in the North Bellingham Cemetery, near West Medway.

m [1] 27 Nov 1777
Bathsheba Metcalf

They had children

Eliakim Dec 1778 d 22 Jan 1779

Eliakim b Holliston b 1780 d 31 Jul 1784-5 in his 5th yr

Eliphas 1782 A reckless boy, ran away

Christopher 1783-4 d 24 Apr 1827 West Medway m 24 Apr 1714 Sally Smith she married 2nd Zenas Brigham

Bathsheba 1786 Holliston/Medway d 1870 Bellingham m Hambelt Barber [Jr.] son of Hambelt Barber [Sr.] / Rhoda Ware

Eliakim b perhaps in Medway 1788, Ran away and was never heard from.

Sabra Apr 1790 Medway d 20 Jul 1873 83y3m0d m Ezekiel Bates of Bellingham, MA d 6 Jun 1857 79y6m0d

Polly 1793 Medway d unm 23 Dec 1812 19yrs

Metcalf 1794 Medway d unm 4 May 1862 67yrs buried North Bellingham. He was a Clerk in the Adams House Boston.

m [2] 3 Ju 1801 [pub. int.]
Mrs. Hannah Bullard nee Plimpton
widow of Samuel Bullard of Sherborn, MA

They had 1 child

Wales H.

ref: A Genealogical History of Henry Adams, of Braintree, MA by Andrew Napoleon Adams 1898

Contributed by: BluMoKitty 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Eleazer Adams (1720 - 1775)
  Bethsheba Barber Adams (1722 - 1775)
 
 Spouse:
  Bathsheba Metcalf Adams (1759 - 1800)
 
 Children:
  Metcalf Adams (1794 - 1862)*
  Wales H Adams (1804 - 1879)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eleazer Adams (1751 - 1775)*
  Ithamar Adams (1754 - 1775)*
  Eliakim Adams (1756 - 1807)*
  Eliakem Adams (1756 - 1807)
  Titus Adams (1758 - 1808)*
  Timothy Adams (1758 - 1831)*
  Phileman Adams (1760 - 1847)*
  Eliphaz Adams (1763 - 1775)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: There is also a Headstone / Marker at Evergreen Cem. Medway, Norfolk Co., MA
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Bellingham
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Julie Nathanson
Record added: Jan 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23769466
Gen Eliakem Adams
Added by: Julie Nathanson
 
 
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