Captain ADAMS Joseph, Sr.[1]

Male 1626 - 1694  (~ 68 years)


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  • Name ADAMS Joseph 
    Prefix Captain 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Christened 9 Feb 1626  Kingweston, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _UID 5A78935C97074354AC580052C804E22D27D0 
    Died 6 Dec 1694  Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Aft 6 Dec 1694  Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Hancock Cemetery 
    Notes 
    • Joseph Adams was a maltster. He was baptized on 9 February 1626 at Kingweston, Somersetshire, England. He was the son of Henry Adams and Edith Squire. In 1646 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, Joseph Adams was mentioned in the will of Henry Adams. On 26 November 1650 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, Joseph married Abigail Baxter, daughter of Gregory Baxter and Margaret Paddy. Joseph Adams became a freeman in 1653 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. He served in 1673 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, as a Selectman. He left a will on 18 July 1694 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. He died on Monday, 6 December 1694 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, at age 68 years, 9 months and 27 days. Joseph's will was proved on 10 January 1695 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. Joseph's gravestone inscription at Quincy, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, reads:
      To the memory of Joseph Adams, senior
      who died December 6, 1694, aged, 68
      And to his wife whose first name was Baxter
      who died Aug. 27, 1692, aged 58
      This tomb Erected by a great grandson in 1817.
    Person ID I117948  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 30 Oct 2017 

    Family BAXTER Abigail,   b. 28 Sep 1634, Roxbury, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1692, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1650  Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. ADAMS Joseph G.,   b. 24 Dec 1654, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1736, Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F47692  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Nov 1650 - Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Dec 1694 - Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Hancock Cemetery - Aft 6 Dec 1694 - Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts
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  • Sources 
    1. [S3808] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #36203746.