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Dorothy Spear Adams
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1743
Quincy
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1802
Colrain
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA

The date above is a baptism date.

Daughter of John Spear (1710-1776) and Mary (Arnold) Spear (1714-1799). They were married at Braintree,MA on Feb 20,1735.

First wife of Edward Adams.

Children: Dorothy Adams Shields, Edward Adams Jr, Abigail Adams Winslow, Eliphalet Adams, Sarah "Sally" Adams Maxam, Polly Adams Morton, Betsey Adams Hollis, John Adams, Asenath Adams, Harriet Adams Mather and possibly David Adams.

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Spear (1710 - 1776)
 
 Spouse:
  Edward Adams (1739 - 1825)
 
 Children:
  Edward Adams (1769 - 1854)*
  Abigail Adams Winslow (1771 - 1820)*
  Sarah Adams Maxham (1775 - 1845)*
  Betsey Adams Hollis (1779 - 1843)*
  Harriet M. Adams Mather (1787 - 1828)*
 
 Sibling:
  Prudence Spear Baxter (1737 - 1809)*
  Dorothy Spear Adams (1743 - 1802)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Wife of Edward Adams

To death a pious patient prey she fell,
O reader! May you live and die as well.
 
Burial:
Colrain West Branch Cemetery
Colrain
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Kevin Avery
Originally Created by: Kelley Adams McAllister
Record added: Jun 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38885073
Dorothy <i>Spear</i> Adams
Added by: Kelley Adams McAllister
 
Dorothy <i>Spear</i> Adams
Added by: Kelley Adams McAllister
 
Dorothy <i>Spear</i> Adams
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- Donna Brockish
 Added: Oct. 2, 2014

- Kevin Avery
 Added: Nov. 29, 2011
 
 
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