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Henry Adams
Birth: 1531
West Dorset District
Dorset, England
Death: Aug. 12, 1596
Barton St David
South Somerset District
Somerset, England

Second son of John Adams and his wife, Margerye Squire, who were married 1529 at Barton St. David.

Henry was christened at Barton St. David, Somerset, England.

He married Rose Stebbing (Dunkin) 12 August 1554 at Barton St. David.

Henry's father, John Adams [circa 1500/05], also lived all of his life at Barton St. David, and is the earliest found (at this date) member of this Adams' family line. He is on the Muster Roll for the tything of Barton in 1539 as "able bylman fyndyng harnys". He was charged with the duty of providing one "bowe" (bow) with a sheath of arrows as a tax on his goods.


Henry Adams of Somersetshire, England and Braintree, Mass., Compiled by J. Gardner Bartlett for Edward Dean Adams, privately printed, New York, 1927.

Dorset Pilgrims, by Frank Thistlethwaite, Published by Heart of the Lakes, Interlaken NY, 1993.
Family links: 
  John Adams (1502 - 1542)
  Margerye Squire Adams (1504 - 1572)
  Rose Stebbing Adams (1536 - 1598)*
  John Adams (1555 - 1604)*
  Richard Adams (1530 - 1603)*
  Henry Adams (1531 - 1596)
*Calculated relationship
Note: **No headstone exists**
Barton St David, St David Church
Barton St David
South Somerset District
Somerset, England
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Record added: Nov 22, 2010
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