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Joseph Adams, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Kingsweston, Somersetshire, England
Death: Died in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Braintree Cemetery, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Adams, of Braintree; Henry Adams; Edith Rosamund Adams and Edith Adams
Husband of Abigail Adams (Baxter)
Father of Hannah Saville (Adams); Joseph Adams, Jr.; John Adams; Abigail Bass (Adams); Bethia Webb (Adams) and 6 others
Brother of Thomas Adams; Lieutenant Henry Adams, Jr.; Elizabeth Dyer; Ursula Craft; Peter Adams and 8 others

Occupation: Maltster
Managed by: Private User
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About Joseph Adams, Sr.

JOSEPH ADAMS, Sr. b. February 09, 1626/27, (1626) KINGS WESTON, SOMERSET, ENGLAND; d. December 06, 1694, BRAINTREE, NORFOLK, MA (NOW QUINCY); m. ABIGAIL BAXTER, November 26, 1650, BRAINTREE, NORFOLK, MA; d. August 27, 1692, BRAINTREE, NORF, MA.

Joseph, married Abigail, daughter of George and Margaret (Paddy) Bazter [Baxter?], of Boston; he was a "malster," and selectman in 1673; died in Braintree, 1694, aged sixty-eight years. http://www.schenectadyhistory.org/families/hmgfm/adams-2.html -------------------- Joseph Adams, Sr Birth: 1626, England Death: Dec. 6, 1694 Braintree Norfolk County Massachusetts, USA

Joseph Adams was a maltster. He was baptized on 9 February 1626 at Kingweston, Somersetshire, England. He was the son of Henry Adams and Edith Squire. In 1646 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, Joseph Adams was mentioned in the will of Henry Adams. On 26 November 1650 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, Joseph married Abigail Baxter, daughter of Gregory Baxter and Margaret Paddy. Joseph Adams became a freeman in 1653 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. He served in 1673 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, as a Selectman. He left a will on 18 July 1694 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. He died on Monday, 6 December 1694 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, at age 68 years, 9 months and 27 days. Joseph's will was proved on 10 January 1695 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. Joseph's gravestone inscription at Quincy, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, reads: To the memory of Joseph Adams, senior who died December 6, 1694, aged, 68 And to his wife whose first name was Baxter who died Aug. 27, 1692, aged 58 This tomb Erected by a great grandson in 1817. (bio by: Bev)


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Parents:
 Henry Adams (1583 - 1646)
 Edith Squires Fussell (1587 - 1673) 
Spouse:
 Abigail Baxter Adams (1634 - 1692) 
Children:
 Hannah Adams Savil (1652 - 1726)
 Joseph Adams (1654 - 1737)

Inscription: Here Lyeth Buried ye Body of Joseph Adams Senior Aged 68 years Died December ye 6 1694


Burial: Hancock Cemetery Quincy Norfolk County Massachusetts, USA Created by: Loren Carlson Record added: Apr 22, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 36203746

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Joseph Adams Sr's Timeline

1626
February 9, 1626
Kingsweston, Somersetshire, England
February 9, 1626
Kingsweston, Somersetshire, England
February 9, 1626
Kingweston, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
February 9, 1626
Kingsweston, Somersetshire, England
February 9, 1626
Kingsweston, Somersetshire, England
February 9, 1626
Kings Waston (Weston), Somerset, England
February 9, 1626
Kingsweston, Somersetshire, England
February 9, 1626
Kings Weston, Somerset, England, St Methodist
February 9, 1626
1650
November 26, 1650
Age 24
Braintree, Massachusetts, United States