Son of William Adam and Mary Robertson
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About John Adam
Wikipedia Biographical Summary
"John Adam (5 March 1721 – 25 June 1792) was a Scottish architect. Born in Linktown of Abbotshall, now part of Kirkcaldy, Fife, he was the eldest son of architect and entrepreneur William Adam. His younger brothers Robert and James Adam also became architects...
...Upon his death in 1792, he was succeeded as laird of Blair Adam by his only surviving son, the politician and judge William Adam."
SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'John Adam (architect)', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 20 July 2012, 19:49 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=John_Adam_(architect)&oldid=503328945> [accessed 29 August 2012]
- Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed. London : Harrison 1879. Vol I. page 3
- "(26) Adam of Blair Adam", Landed families of Britain and Ireland Blog, Nick Kingsley