Marjorie Ellen Adams

Marj Adams

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Marj E. Adams aka Green
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Adams-16917 created 9 Aug 2014 | Last modified | Last edit: 2 Jul 2017
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Marjorie was born in 1941 at a hospital in Salisbury, Maryland of father Burl Adams and Christine Baker who were living in Selbyville, Baltimore Hundred, Sussex Co. Delaware, situated right at the border of Maryland. She married Tom R. Green in Columbus, Ohio. but continues to use her maiden name, Adams . Marjorie "Marj" Adams worked for 25 years as a teacher and university librarian and has been doing genealogy for 15+ yrs.-- first her paternal Adams-Williams-Martin-Skelton line and then her maternal Baker-LONG-Murray family. Now she is working on the family of her husband, Tom Green. She thinks she may have cracked the brick wall there with finding marriage and census records for Edward Green and Elizabeth Craun, possible parents of Ira Green, Tom's proved 2 grgrfa, Franklin Co. OH, 1842 (marriage record). At this point the Green ancestors of Ira are speculative with FTDNA Green close matches all from the deep south. She has searched for records in those lines and with others in the FF-Green group has determined that the common ancestor may be William from Baltimore Co. MD in the 1700s.

She is committed to ACCURACY and believes that without recorded SOURCES, which give credit to others and help to resolve conflicting information, genealogy trees are for naught.


1. Marj Adams was the genealogist behind the name Tom Green when she joined wiki tree in July 2014 as Green-11245 . One of Wiki Tree leaders suggested she separate the profiles of Tom Green and Marj Adams - completed Aug 2015, new profile # assigned.

2. Marj adopted hundreds of orphaned profiles originally created by John W. LONG, Sr. [Long-4099] a former, prolific WikiTree member who cited her, "Delmarvalous Ancestors", tree in many of bios he entered. The format he used is unusual and she continues to bring it into compliance with WT style.


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maternal lines Long, Murray, Baker, McCabe here 1775 when DE MD borders were finalized. Born here.
surname of hubby, Tom Green. See for DNA testing info (Thomas R)
Eastern Shore of Maryland & Virginia was home of maternal lines
one maternal line with many spellings: McCape, McKeebie
my Winter, dePue connections; hubby's Van Benshoten
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on this side of the pond, my maternal lines began here

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On 2 Jul 2017 at 17:12 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

Hello Marj,

I'd like to invite you to join in the "Weekend Chat" on G2G Today!

Share personal successes, stories about ancestors, tips, projects you are working on, or anything else you wish.

New members stop in and say Hello, introduce yourself, share your story, or ask for help.

Pilots, Mentors, and Leaders of all kinds please add something... your advice is always greatly appreciated.

Hope to see you there!

The current Weekend Chat is active until Monday July 3, 2017 (Eastern Standard Time (EST)

Catch up on what everyone is up to and say hi. IT'S NEVER TOO LATE!

On 15 Jun 2017 at 17:52 GMT Scott Long wrote:

Hi Marj, Thanks for catching this - Go for it!

On 4 Jun 2017 at 16:14 GMT D (Terry) S wrote:

Thanks for reply. I have found the profile you

were referring to. I will re do the sources you have done.

On 3 Jun 2017 at 22:03 GMT D (Terry) S wrote:

Marj, thanks for your message. Which profiles are you referring to? They are not in your message! Can you tell me which unsourced profiles you have merged? I will be happy to check your work for

you so it tallies with the right terminology.

On 3 Jun 2017 at 09:04 GMT Beth (Brown) Golden wrote:

Marg, feel free to edit my Nuthall profiles with any documented facts you have. My health isn't as good as I'd like so it may be awhile before I can do so myself. Thanks!

On 1 Jun 2017 at 14:42 GMT Beth (Brown) Golden wrote:

Marg, you wrote "Beth, I am confused about the location given on John Nuthall-28 "St Mary's, Calvert MD". What is meant by that? To me it is 2 different counties. Also there are 2 Johns as children."

Thanks for bringing this to my attention. I've corrected the location. I've not yet addressed the likely duplicate children but hope too soon.

On 29 May 2017 at 22:35 GMT Ron Green Jr. wrote:

You asked about the Green family genealogy I listed as a source on Henry Green's page ( -- I should have written more detail. Its full title is _The Familie Green of Slesvig : Jurgen Green & Dorothea Goldstedt and their eleven children, ancestors, descendants & related families, 1709-1995_ and a print copies are in a few libraries. See for a list of 5 of the six libraries that hold a copy. Are you related to Henry Green? He was my great-grandfather Gottlieb's brother. I'm Ron Green,

On 17 May 2017 at 20:55 GMT Abby (Brown) Glann wrote:

If they are private and were managed by Brad, they're probably on the admin watchlist now, so nothing will happen to them until I do something with them. If their open, they're available to anyone for adoption so it's hard to tell.

On 17 May 2017 at 20:21 GMT Abby (Brown) Glann wrote:

Hi Marj,

I might be able to chase them down using his contributions, at least the private ones. As I do, I will add you.


On 16 May 2017 at 17:54 GMT Dave Dardinger wrote:

I'd noticed the partial age at the bottom of the stone and thought that date is what it read. So I'll change her profile to 30 Apr since the implied birth date is what I already have and will change the Research Note to show why we're going with the 30th rather than the 21st. and make it a false error if it comes up again in the Error list.

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