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Sen. John Adam Shows

Birthdate: (78)
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: 1842 (77)
Jones, Mississippi, United States
Place of Burial: Jones County, Mississippi, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Conrad Schauss and Johanna Maria Magdalina Schauss
Husband of Mary Jane "Nancy" Shows
Father of John Shows; Jackson John Shows; James Shows; Cornelius Holmes Shows; Mary Riley (Shows) and 2 others

Managed by: Elizabeth Anne Bryan (Beth)
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About John Adam Shows

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA (SOLDIER). DAR Ancestor #: A104405

Served in Virginia, settled in MS in 1818.

First honored Revolutionary soldier in Jones County



Came to Pennsylvania circa 1770-1775. Migraed through Georgia to Mississippiu. Was probably a soldier in the Revolution.


Inscription: Revolutionary War Soldier. Born in Germany - Mosel Valley. Served in Virginia. Settled in Mississippi - 1818. Father of: Adam, John J., James, Cornealius, Mary, Sarah, Hannah & Daniel. First Honored Revolutionary Soldier in Jones County.


Note: Dedicated by Shows Family. Nahoula and Magnolia State Chapters. DAR

 
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John Adam Shows's Timeline

1764
June 20, 1764
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
1788
August 1, 1788
Age 24
South Carolina, United States
1791
September 18, 1791
Age 27
GA, United States
1793
September 26, 1793
Age 29
1795
December 14, 1795
Age 31
GA, United States
1798
September 14, 1798
Age 34
1801
November 14, 1801
Age 37
Columbia, Georgia, United States
1805
August 10, 1805
Age 41
1842
1842
Age 77
Jones, Mississippi, United States