John Adam (1721 - 1792)

‹ Back to Adam surname



0 1 14
Adds birth place, death place, burial place, sibling(s) and child(ren).

View John Adam's complete profile:

  • See if you are related to John Adam
  • Request to view John Adam's family tree


Related Projects

Death: Died
Occupation: Architect
Managed by: Alisdair Smyth
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

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, <> [accessed 29 August 2012]

view all

John Adam's Timeline

March 5, 1721
August 2, 1751
Age 30
June 25, 1792
Age 71