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Captain Joseph Adams

Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Chelmsford, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts
Death: circa 1733 (55-63)
Immediate Family:

Son of Captain Samuel Adams and Esther Adams (Sparhawke)
Husband of Mary Adams
Father of Benjamin Adams
Brother of Esther Adams and Benjamin Adams
Half brother of Samuel Adams; Thomas Adams; Rebecca Waldo; Katherine (Twin) Adams; Catherine (2) Adams and 4 others

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About Captain Joseph Adams

Captain Joseph Adams, son of Captain Samuel Adams (2), born in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, November 27, 1672; married

Mary . His will is dated January 20,

1717. He mentions wife Mary: sons Samuel, Joseph, Benjamin and Jonas; daughters Esther, Mary, Rebecca. Sybil and Hannah. He died January 22, 1/17. His estate was divided April 26, 1733. He was captain of the military company and a prominent citizen of Chelmsford. Children, born in Chelmsford: i. Samuel, born July 30, 1696, died September 17, 1721. 2. Joseph, born July 8, 1698, mentioned below. 3. Benjamin called "Junior" on account of his uncle Benjamin, born December I. 1699. 4. Esther, born March io, 1704. 5. Mary, born July i. 1707. 6. Rebecca, born November 28, 1709. married, November 6. 1735, Joseph Dutton. and settled in Westford. 7. Deacon Jonas, born Decem

ber 6, 1712. 8. Sybil, born August 14, 1714. 9. Hannah, born September 17, 1716-17.

Henry Adams of Braintree

Adams' in the Military

Sybil6 (1761), Oliver5, Benjamin4, Capt. Joseph3, Capt. Samuel2, Henry1 - Her husband, Moses Hale, son of Moses Hale; was a soldier with Gen Stark in 1777, when 17 years of age.

A genealogical history of Henry Adams, of Braintree, Mass., and his descendants; also John Adams, of Cambridge, Mass., 1632-1897

Chiklrcn of vSybil", (1701) [21] (01iver% Benjamin', Capt. Joseph^ Capt. Sanniel', Henry') and Moses Hale ; res. Rindo-c, N. H.

i. Emerson Hale, b. March 31, 1783; m. Sept. 17, 1807, Jemima Poster; merchant in Ilindge. N. H. ; d 18 June, 1851. ii. Nathan Hale, b. April 33, 17.s,S; m. May 35, 1800, Sarah Wlwtcomb; blacksmith and farmer in Ilindge, N. H. He d. 13 Feb.. 1N44. iii. Benjamin Hale. 1). Sept. 10, 1790; m. Nov. 39, 1813, Miriam Peirce; shed, in Harrisviile, N. H., 36 Sept., 1863, age 74; farmer; d. in liindge, 13 Feb., 1833. iv. Moses Hale, b. Oct. 39,1793; m. lluthy Town, d. 9 Aug., 1853, age 56; farmer; d. 34 Sept., 1850.

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January 27, 1673
Chelmsford, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts
December 1, 1701
Age 28
Age 59