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Capt Edward Adams, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1769
Monson
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 18, 1854
Greenfield
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA

He married, first, probably in Monson,MA on Nov 29,1792, Sally Webber.

He married, second, at Halifax,VT on Sep 9,1810, Rebecca (Taylor) Edson.

Capt.Edward Adams bought the mills on the West Branch, added an ashery, a distillery, and a fulling mill. He erected a store and tavern which he ran for many years. The Adamsville section of Colrain is named for him.

Children(by first marriage): Luseba Adams Stearns, Elvira Adams Thompson, and Orrel Adams Lyons.

Children(by second marriage): Edward E Adams and Sarah Adams.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Edward Adams (1739 - 1825)
  Dorothy Spear Adams (1743 - 1802)
 
 Spouses:
  Sarah Webber Adams (1768 - 1809)
  Rebecca Taylor Adams (1774 - 1847)*
 
 Children:
  Luceba Adams Stearns (1793 - 1883)*
  Elvira Adams Thompson (1796 - 1880)*
  Edward E Adams (1811 - 1832)*
 
 Siblings:
  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)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
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
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Capt Edward Adams, Jr
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Capt Edward Adams, Jr
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Capt Edward Adams, Jr
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