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John Adams, Jr.

Also Known As: "Jonathan"
Birthplace: Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Burlington, Chester, New Jersey
Place of Burial: Chester, Morris County, New Jersey, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Adams of Plymouth Colony and Ellen Winslow
Husband of Elizabeth Adams and Jane Adams
Father of Mary Adams; John Adams; Elizabeth Hollingshead; Sarah Cowperthwaite; James Adams and 11 others
Brother of James Adams, of Scituate and Susanna Adams
Half brother of Col. Kenelm Winslow; Eleanor Baker; Captain Nathaniel Winslow; Lt. Job Winslow and Sarah Smith

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About Capt. John Adams

John was born after May 22, 1627. He married (1) Jane James in Marshfield on December 27, 1654, and had three children. The family moved to Flushing, New York after June 1660. He married (2) Elizabeth _____ before December 10, 1666, and had at least one child, and possibly twelve.


  1. A genealogical profile of John Adams

Elizabeth was John Adams's second wife. He'd previously been married to Jane James, 1633-1666. He had three children with his first wife; ten with his second wife.

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Capt. John Adams's Timeline

May 22, 1627
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Age 19
Reston, Fairfax County, Virginia, United States
May 3, 1656
Age 28
Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
January 4, 1658
Age 30
Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
December 13, 1661
Age 34
Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
January 9, 1665
Age 37
Long Island City, Queens, New York, USA
Age 37
April 24, 1668
Age 40
Flushing, Long Island, New York Colony