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Josiah Adams I (1696 - 1749)

Josiah Adams I
Born in Braintree, Suffolk, Massachusetts Baymap
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Husband of — married 20 Nov 1718 in Braintree, Suffolk, Massachusetts Baymap
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Died at age 53 in Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts Baymap
Profile last modified | Created 14 Dec 2008
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Josiah was born in 1696. He is the son of Joseph Adams and Hannah Bass. [1] One source apparently lists the death date as 1802-07-30.

This person was created through the import of CampFamily.ged on 14 March 2011. The following data was included in the gedcom. You may wish to edit it for readability.

Josiah was born in 1696. He is the son of Joseph Adams and Hannah Bass.

Josiah and Bethiah (Thompson) Adams had the following (5) children:[2]

  1. Josiah, b. 30 Sept. 1722; died 20 Jan. 1722/3
  2. Josiah, b. 6 Sept. 1727; m. Sarah Read, m. Anna (Taft) Rockwood
  3. Joseph, b. 4 July 1729; died 30 July 1729
  4. Edward, b. 4 May 1731; died 10 Aug. 1734
  5. Bethiah, died 13 Sept. 1737


  1. Entered by Stanley Wood, Tuesday, November 19, 2013.
  2. Esther Littleford Woodsworth-Barnes, Mayflower Families through Five Generations, Vol 16, Part 1, The Descendants of John Alden, General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2002. "The Silver Book" Page 494
  • American Marriages Before 1699 Author: Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 1997. Original data - Clemens, William Montgomery. American Marriage Records Before 1699. Pompton Lakes, NJ, USA: Biblio Co., 1926.
  • BIRTH: BRAINTREE NORFOLK MASSACHUSETTS VITAL RECORDS PAGE 673 73, FAMILY: 1. Has Children Josiah G-1 ADAMS b: 6 SEP 1727, 2. Has No Children Joel G-1 ADAMS b: 14 MAY 1745, 3. Has No Children John G-1 ADAMS b: 15 DEC 1746,*v08t1261&id=I02903
  • Source S516, Title: - Josiah Adams, Author: MY NEVER ENDING FAMILY TREE - (Miriam_Banks), Publication:
  • Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2
  • Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988

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Adams-34643 and Adams-49 appear to represent the same person because: same birth and parents
posted by Robin Lee
Adams-14227 and Adams-49 appear to represent the same person because: I believe these profiles represent the same person.

The death dates are different BUT the birthrates are exactly the same.

Cheers, Susan

posted by [Living Martin]