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Susan L Martin Adams
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Birth: Apr. 28, 1813
Halifax County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1872
Weakley County
Tennessee, USA

James Adams and Susan Martin Adams were married 14 December 1832 in Halifax County, Virginia. They moved to Weakley County with Susan's mother and father, Thomas and Drucilla Vawter Martin in 1837. The Adams' lived on a large farm in the Ralston/Public Well Church area. They had twelve children. All but one child lived to maturity in Weakley County.

Susan Martin Adams was a founding member of Public Well Church. A dress that belonged to her is located at the University of Tennessee Martin, Paul Meek Library, Special Collections. The dress was donated by Susan's great granddaughter, Barbara Dohme, the granddaughter of James Martin Adams one of the sons of James and Susan Martin Adams. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Martin (1776 - 1854)
  Drucilla Vawter Martin (1778 - 1856)
 
 Spouse:
  James Adams (1805 - 1859)
 
 Children:
  William Andrew Adams (1842 - 1864)*
  Malinda Catherine Adams Templeton (1843 - 1930)*
  Amanda C. Adams Cook (1846 - 1923)*
  John Q Adams (1852 - 1935)*
  Virginia Elizabeth Adams Rowlett (1858 - 1943)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth E. Martin Farmer (1802 - 1871)*
  Mary C. Martin Williams (1804 - 1875)*
  William Martin (1806 - 1859)*
  Caroline Ann Martin Nowlin (1808 - 1885)*
  Martha Bates Martin Higgs (1812 - 1873)*
  Susan L Martin Adams (1813 - 1872)
  Malinda R Martin Glass (1823 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: w o James Adams and d o Thomas Martin and Drucilla Vawter/Martin
 
Burial:
Martin Family Cemetery
Dresden
Weakley County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Bob Farmer
Record added: Dec 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32427678
Susan L <i>Martin</i> Adams
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Susan L <i>Martin</i> Adams
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Susan L <i>Martin</i> Adams
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MY 4th grand mother, Gratful for the people who made it easy to learn about you.
- Maria
 Added: Jun. 21, 2011
GrGrGr Grandmother Susan...finding you through research provide by Agnes E. Smyth and Ann Martin Harpole.. brings sunshine to me.
- Ruby Phillips Harpst
 Added: Oct. 14, 2010
Seeing and touching the dress you made so long ago, helps those who live today to not forget you. Your gr gr granddaughter.
- Grace Upshaw
 Added: Feb. 12, 2010
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