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Abraham Adams

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: April 08, 1763 (86)
Byfield, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Byfield Parish Cemetery, Byfield, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Sgt. Abraham Adams and Mary Adams
Husband of Ann Adams
Father of Ann Stuart; William Adams; Mary Poor; Stephen Adams; Sarah Somerby and 6 others
Brother of Mary Thurlow; Robert Adams; Isaac Adams; Sarah Adams / Hutchinson; John Adams and 5 others

Occupation: Sea Captain & Farmer
Label: https://johnamosadams.wordpress.com/2010/02/19/descendants-of-robert-adams-generation-3/
Managed by: Cindy (Swarthout)
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About Capt. Abraham Adams

Children: Ann Stuart, William Adams, Mary Poor, Stephen Adams, Sarah Somerby, Abraham Adams, Samuel Adams, Rev. Benjamin Adams, Rev. Joseph Adams, Capt. Nathan Adams, & Henry Adams. Siblings: Isaac Adams, Dorothy Adams, Israel Adams, John Adams, Mary Adams, Dr. Matthew Adams, M.D., Richard Adams, Robert Adams, & Sarah Adams. Abraham began life as a sailor, and became a sea-captain. He made numerous voyages to the West Indies and to England. His father gave him a farm above the falls in Byfield, now "Highfields" and he built there the house shown as it now appears in the frontispiece, the home of Mr. George W. Adams. "In it are the original deeds of the estate and two chairs which were brought to her new home by the bride. Many other relics-desks, tables, spinning wheels, chairs, warming pans, china, pewter, a tall clock, a sword, used in the battle of Bunker Hill, the diary of Josiah Adams, silhouettes of Colonial men and maids, are among the treasures of the house." Capt. Abraham became a successful farmer, and d. in Byfield, 8 April, 1763, aged 86.


A Genealogical History of Robert Adams of Newbury, Mass

pg 7

http://books.google.com/books?id=2Eh7Z12RpR8C&printsec=frontcover&s...


GEDCOM Note

Abraham begun life as a sailor, and became a sea-Cptain. He made numerous voyages to the W. Indies and to England. His father gave him a farm above the falls in Byfield, now " Highfields," and he built there a house.

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Capt. Abraham Adams's Timeline

1676
May 2, 1676
Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1705
April 20, 1705
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
1706
May 8, 1706
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1707
September 26, 1707
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1712
April 16, 1712
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1713
September 29, 1713
Newbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
1715
August 24, 1715
Newbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
1717
June 6, 1717
Newbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
1719
May 8, 1719
Newbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts