Isaac Adams

Photo added by Tom "Homer" W.

Isaac Adams

  • Birth 13 Aug 1799 Scott County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 6 Oct 1851 Shelby County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Carthage, Rush County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 92788549

Isaac Adams son of Moses Adams and Mrs. Sarah (Allen/Allyn) Munson widow of Eliaseph Munson of Rowan Co., NC., Wilkes Co., NC., and Scott Co., Kentucky.
He married @1819 Scott Co., KY. to Nancy Polk d/o Ephraim Polk and Rhoda Ann Morris of Scott Co., KY.
The Polk's moved to Kentucky in 1793 from Delaware. 1826 Isaac Adams family living 1826 Hancock Co., IN. 1830 Federal Census Hancock Co., IN. 1850 living Shelby Co., IN. page 382 Hanover Twp.
References: Children of Isaac Adams and Nancy Polk Adams, Chadwicks-"History of Shelby Co., In." pg 204, son Dr. James M. Adams; "Biographical Memoirs of Hancock Co. IN." 1902 Dr. Marcellus Adams; "History of Rush Co., IN." 1888 Edward P. Adams.
The family came to Indiana around 1825 and settled upon a tract of land near Morristown in the Southern part of Hancock County. Some years later they moved to the northern part of Shelby County, and still later, or in about 1843 they came to Rush County and settled in present limits of Posey Township.

They had 11 children:
Children of Isaac and Nancy Polk Adams were:
1.Dr. James Madison Adams FAG # 27000254
m. 1/w Phoebe J. Johnson (sisters)
2/w Belinda Johnson (sisters)
2.Amanda Y. Adams FAG # 44714523 m. John White
3.Edward P. Adams FAG # 18255439 m. Eilzabeth Six
4.Mary Adams FAG # 21074884 m. Dr. James M. Ely
5.Hester "Heddie" D. Adams FAG # 113856428 m. Allen G.
McMichael
6.Malinda Ann Adams died infancy
7.boy Adams died infancy
8.David Daniel Adams died as teenager
9.Rhoda A Adams m. John Hiram Hufford
10.Sarah Jane Adams m. Thomas A. Gant
11.Dr. Marcellus Martin Adams m. 1/w Miranda V. Bailey
2/w Nancy Hinchman


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  • Maintained by: Diane L. Teague Webb
  • Originally Created by: Tom "Homer" W.
  • Added: 29 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92788549
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Isaac Adams (13 Aug 1799–6 Oct 1851), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92788549, citing Franklin Cemetery, Carthage, Rush County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Diane L. Teague Webb (contributor 47297921) .