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Joseph Harrod Adams (1817-1853) was born on 16 December 1817 in Quincy, Massachusetts. He is the son of Thomas Boylston- Adams and Ann Herrod and the grandson of John Adams, second U.S. President.
Lt. Joseph Harrod Adams (1817-1853) Died while in the U.S. Navy on the ship Powhattan during the Perry expedition to Japan. Wikipedia:Perry Expedition
Buried in the Protestant cemetery in Macao, China. Older brother Lt. John Quincy Adams (1815-1854) lost at sea from the U.S. frigate Albany.
A listing at the Pedigree Research File on Familysearch stated that he was married to a woman named Amanda KIDD and that they had a child named Andrew N. ADAMS (Born: 20 August 1831 in New York; Died: 1934 in Minneapolis, Anoka County, Minnesota; Married: 12 April 1851 in Brooklyn, New York to Elizabeth Jane PERRY). This information, however, has yet to be verified through research.
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