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Martin Adams

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Canaan, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Newport, Orleans County, Vermont, United States
Place of Burial: Newport, Orleans County, Vermont, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of James Callender Adams and Submit Adams
Husband of Mercy Adams
Father of Sally Prouty and Hallett Adams
Brother of Jonathan Adams

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About Martin Adams

Martin, son of James Adams, was a drummer in the revolution in 1781 and was probably not over sixteen years of age at that time. He was drummer in Captain James Brookins' company, Colonel Samuel Fletcher's regiment; also in Captain William Hutchins' company, November, 1781, and May, 1782, at the Castleton and Pittsford forts (see Vermont Revolutionary Rolls, pages 395, 564 and 593).

Martin Adams had three children by 1790, according to the census.

He lastly moved to Newport, Vermont, where he lived out his life.

  • Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy: Dec 24 2016, 1:31:47 UTC
  • Religion: a Baptist and a Deacon of his Church
  • Census: 1790 - Ryegate, Orange, Vermont, USA
  • Census: 1810 - Duncansboro (now Newport), Orleans, Vermont, USA
  • Census: Aug 7 1820 - Newport, Orleans, Vermont, USA
  • Census: Circa 1830 - Newport, Orleans, Vermont, USA
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Martin Adams's Timeline

1764
February 5, 1764
Canaan, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
1791
March 3, 1791
Age 27
Saint Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vermont, United States
1797
1797
Age 32
1839
August 8, 1839
Age 75
Newport, Orleans County, Vermont, United States
August 8, 1839
Age 75
Newport, Orleans County, Vermont, United States