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Samuel Adams

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Barton St. David, Somerset, England
Death: Died in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Adams, of Braintree and Edith Fussell
Husband of Mary Adams (Egglesfield); Rebecca Adams (Graves) and Esther Adams (Sparhawke)
Father of Samuel Adams; Thomas Adams; Rebecca Waldo; Katherine Adams; John (twin) Adams and 11 others
Brother of Lieutenant Henry Adams, Jr.; Deacon Jonathan Adams; Lieutenant Thomas Adams; Elizabeth Dyer; Ursula Craft and 12 others

Occupation: Capt of the Chelmsford military company
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About Capt. Samuel Adams

Captain Samuel, married

First Mary Egglesfield, daughter of Emmanuel & Susanna (Gray) Egglesfield; then her cousin Rebecca, daughter of Thomas & Katherine (Gray) Graves & married (last) Esther, daughter of Nathaniel Sparhawk; he had four hundred and fifty acres of land granted him, near where the city of Lowell now is, and exclusive right to erect and run a sawmill, provided he would sell boards at three shillings per one hundred; and another grant of one hundred acres and right to build and run a grist mill or corn mill, provided he would keep a sufficient mill and miller; he was commissioner to the court, 1667, from Chelmsford. He died January 24, 1668-69.

http://www.schenectadyhistory.org/families/hmgfm/adams-2.html

iv. SAMUEL (2) ADAMS, b. Abt. 1617, BARTON, ST. DAVID, SOMERSET, ENGLAND; d. January 24, 1688/89, BRAINTREE, NORFOLK, MA (NOW QUINCY) (1688); m. REBECCA GRAVES, January 01, 1635/36, CHARLESTOWN, SUFFOLK, MA.

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This Samuel Adams is believed to be the ancestor of Samuel Adams and John Adams and John Quincey Adams.

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Capt. Samuel Adams's Timeline

1618
July 1, 1618
Barton St. David, Somerset, England
1646
1646
Age 27
1647
July 3, 1647
Age 29
Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
1652
1652
Age 33
Charlestown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
1653
1653
Age 34
Barton, St David, Somerset, England
1653
Age 34
Barton, David, Somerset, England
1653
Age 34
Barton, David, Somerset, England
1653
Age 34
Barton, St David, Somerset, England
1653
Age 34
Barton, St David, Somerset, England
1653
Age 34
Barton, David, Somerset, England