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John Adams (1656 - 1656)

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John Adams
Born in Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusettsmap
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Died in Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusettsmap
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John Adams died young.

Note: There is some confusion about the two sons named John in this family. This son died in infancy.

Born 12 Jan 1656 in Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. [1]

Other sources apparently list the dates as November 12 to 16, 1656.

Died 27 Jan 1656 in Braintree.[2]


  1. Braintree, Massachusetts Published Town Records, including Vital Records. Author: Samuel A. Bates. Higginson Book Co., Salem, MA, 2001 reprint.
  2. jdevlin's web site DUNHAM-WILCOX-TROTT-KIRK, accessed 5 December 2003
  • North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000

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On 28 Mar 2018 at 20:40 GMT Robin Lee wrote:

Adams-34648 and Adams-46 appear to represent the same person because: same dates and parents

On 11 Aug 2014 at 18:08 GMT Bobbie (Madison) Hall wrote:

Adams-14250 and Adams-46 do not represent the same person because: death dates are too disparate, no location given for Adams-14250

On 11 Aug 2014 at 17:49 GMT S (Martin) M wrote:

Adams-14250 and Adams-46 appear to represent the same person because: I believe these profiles represent the same person although the death date will have to be reconciled.

Cheers, Susan

Rejected matches › John Adams (1656-1693)

John is 15 degrees from Cari Starosta, 13 degrees from Marie-Antoinette d'Autriche and 12 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.