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  • James N. McAdam "Colossus of Roads" (1786 - 1852)
    James Nicholl McAdam, the "Colossus of Roads", was knighted for managing turnpike trusts - a knighthood, it is said, previously offered to his father but declined. "McAdam's second surviving son,...
  • John L. McAdam, Highway Engineer (1756 - 1836)
    John Loudon McAdam (September 21, 1756 – November 26, 1836) was a Scottish engineer and road-builder. He invented a new process, "macadamisation", for building roads with a smooth hard surface that w...
  • Martha McIlvaine (1645 - 1700)
    Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Feb 4 2017, 5:32:06 UTC
  • 'Miss' McAdam (deceased)
  • (Boy) McAdam (1881 - 1881)

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