Rachel (Saunders) Adams
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Rachel (Saunders) Adams (1685 - 1727)

Rachel Adams formerly Saunders
Born in Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusettsmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 11 Apr 1706 in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusettsmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 42 in Milton, Norfolk County, Massachusettsmap
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Rachel Saunders was born 18 September 1685. She married Edward Adams on 11 Apr 1706 in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

She died 14 November 1727[1], and she is buried in Milton Cemetery, Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts. [2]


  1. Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook). Milton Vital Record Transcripts
  2. Find A Grave, database and images (accessed 16 April 2019), memorial page for Rachel Sanders Adams (18 Sep 1685–14 Nov 1727), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21162094, citing Milton Cemetery, Milton, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Robert Michael Field (contributor 47323027) . [Link]


Thank you to Craig Gardner and Regina DeMarco for creating this profile.

Research Notes

I found this record attached to two spouses Edward Adams and Thomas Savery but I find no proof for the marriage to Thomas Savery, and it appears that she was only married to Edward Adams. Tillman-416 04:23, 16 April 2019 (UTC)

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