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John Adams

Halifax County, Virginia, USA
Death 13 Nov 1819 (aged 53–54)
Patrick County, Virginia, USA
Burial Patrick County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 94975276 · View Source
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Burial unknow but it is possiable he is buried in the Joshua Adams Cemetery since this was his land. So this is where I'm listing him.
Father of:
Ann Adams Nelson
Catherine J Adams
Elizabeth Adams Corn
James A Adams**(Mike's line father's side)
John J Adams
Joshua Adams **(Cindy & Hilda's Line)
Mary Polly Spencer
Paul C Adams*(Mike's line mother's side)
Phoebe Adams Corn
Roland H Adams*
Rozinah Howell Adams Carter
Ruth Adams Carter
Sarah Adams Spencer
Page 144 Date: 13 NOV 1819 Will of John Adams Will being in a low state of health....Legatees: I bequeath all my land, goods and chattels to my beloved wife MARY during her natural life or widowhood. My son Joshua Adams has had his at 200 (acres?) land, beast saddle, cow and calf. To my daughter Elizabeth Corn a feather bed and furniture, beast, saddle and cow. To Phebe Corn the same. To Sarah Spencer the same. To Mary Spencer the same. To Ann Nelson the same. It is my desire that my other three daughters have a bed, beast, saddle and cow, the same amount as the rest of my daughters. The land that was Joshua's, I bequeath to my son Paul C. Adams at two hundred dollars the piece and to have his bed, beast, saddle and cow. The tract I now live on is to be divided between my other three sons. Roland H. Adams is to begin at Marvel's fence etc., he is to have his bed, beast, saddle and cow. The upper part is to James Adams to the mountain path, he is to have his bed, beast, saddle and cow. The rest of the tract is for John J. Adams, the middle tract at 200 the piece, to have his bed, beast, saddle, and cow and to have $100.00 more than the others as he is not able to labour for his liven in the field. Executor: Wife MARY ADAMS and son JOSHUA ADAMS Witness: JESSE MOORE and MARY MOORE Returned: Jan Ct. 1820

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  • Created by: Cindy S Munson
  • Added: 7 Aug 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 94975276
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Adams (1765–13 Nov 1819), Find A Grave Memorial no. 94975276, citing Joshua Adams Cemetery 163, Patrick County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Cindy S Munson (contributor 47210136) .