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Lewis T Adams
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1792
Scott County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 29, 1843
Hancock County
Indiana, USA

Lewis T. Adams was the son of Moses Adams and Mrs. Sarah (?) Munson of Wilkes Co., NC and Scott Co., KY. After his father died his mother with children from 1st husband Eliaseph Munson and children by 2nd husband Moses Adams moved to Blue River Twp., Hancock Co., Indiana.
Lewis T. Adams married around 1816 in Scott Co., KY
to an Elizabeth _? He is listed on 1814 Tax List of Scott Co., KY.

He bought 80 ac., Public Land from the Government in Blue River Twp., Hancock Co., IN., in 1826. The family moved @1828 to Hancock Co., IN. Lewis T. Adams died 29 Nov 1843 Hancock Co., IN.

Probate of Estate is in Hancock Co., IN. Book A, page 60, 13 May, 1844, Adm. of Estate, Final Settlement Book 1 page 196, Alfred Adams Administrator of Estate. Alfred Adams was oldest child and son,

He and wife Elizabeth had 7 known children:

Alfred Adams m. Elizabeth A. Willis
Thomas Thornton Adams m. 1/w Sarah Bentley 2/w Elizabeth (Rider) Smith
Quincy Elizabeth Adams called "Queen" m. Peter Binford (Quaker line)
Woodford H. Adams m. Eliza Jane Lankford
Emily Adams
John T. Adams
Lewis W. Adams

After death of husband Elizabeth Adams is living in Blue River Twp., Hancock Co., IN., on 1850 Federal Census.
She dies in 1855 probably Hancock Co., IN., but buried in Asbury Cemetery, in Shelby Co., IN.

According to Cemetery book Lewis T. and Elizabeth Adams are buried in this cemetery. The only stone found was for son Lewis W. Adams but there are older stones near by that are unreadable. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Moses Adams (1755 - 1829)
  Sarah Munson-Adams (1755 - 1833)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Adams (1795 - 1855)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Thornton Adams (1822 - 1898)*
  Woodford H. Adams (1824 - 1888)*
  Lewis W Adams (1836 - 1861)*
 
 Siblings:
  Moses Munson (1770 - ____)**
  Allen Munson (1773 - 1860)**
  William Munson (1778 - 1821)**
  James Adams (1789 - 1858)*
  Terrill Adams (1791 - 1863)*
  Lewis T Adams (1792 - 1843)
  Melinda Adams Cannon (1798 - 1846)*
  Isaac Adams (1799 - 1851)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Asbury Cemetery
Morristown
Shelby County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Diane L. Teague Webb
Record added: Jul 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93719406
Lewis T Adams
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