Person:John Adams (11)

m. abt 1554
  1. John Adamsabt 1555 - 1603/04
  • HJohn Adamsabt 1555 - 1603/04
  • WAgnes Stoneest 1556 - 1615/16
m. abt 1576
  1. John Adamsest 1577 - abt 1609
  2. Lucy Adamsest 1579 - 1605
  3. Unknown Adamsest 1581 -
  4. Henry Adams1583 - 1646
Facts and Events
Name John Adams
Gender Male
Birth[2] abt 1555 Barton St David, Somerset, England
Marriage abt 1576 to Agnes Stone
Will[3] 19 Mar 1603/04 Barton St David, Somerset, England
Burial[3] 22 Mar 1603/04 Barton St David, Somerset, England
Ancestral File Number 84TW-KR

The following information is taken from Source:Barlett Gardiner; Dean Adams. Henry Adams of Somersetshire, England, and Braintree, Mass:

John Adams was a yeoman husbandman. He died after his will was drawn, but before he could sign it.
Summary of the will of John Adams:
To Roger and Judith WARFIELD, children of Roger WARFIELD [son-in-law] of Charleston Mackrell, Somerset.
To John, Stephen, and Mary FRENCH children of Richard FRENCH [son-in-law] of Misterton, Somerset.
To Katheren ADAMS, daughter of John ADAMS [jr] of Misterton, Somerset.
To son, John and his children, John and Katheren.
Note: son, John, was left 20 pounds to be paid after four years, if at that time he was providing for himself and his children. If not, he shall receive ten pounds and ten should go to his children.
His will was exhibited 26 June 1609, by Roger WARFIELD of Charlton Adam, who was made guardian of John's children, John and Katherene.
In the Diocesan Records there is a bond for administraton for this estate by widow Agnes dated 7 Aug 1605, who was buried twelve years later in the churchyard at Barton St. David on 15 Jan 1615/16.[1]
References
  1. Bartlett, J. Gardner, and Edward Dean Adams. Henry Adams of Somersetshire, England, and Braintree, Mass: his English ancestry and some of his descendants. (NY: Private Printing, 1927), pages 38-45.
  2. Bartlett, J. Gardner, and Edward Dean Adams. Henry Adams of Somersetshire, England, and Braintree, Mass: his English ancestry and some of his descendants. (NY: Private Printing, 1927), page 38.

    'JOHN ADAMS ([son of] Henry...), was born about 1555, doubtless in Barton St. David, and, as far as known, lived there all his life, ...'

  3. 3.0 3.1 Bartlett, J. Gardner, and Edward Dean Adams. Henry Adams of Somersetshire, England, and Braintree, Mass: his English ancestry and some of his descendants. (NY: Private Printing, 1927), page 41.

    'While on his death-bed and only three days before his burial, which took place on 22 March 1603/4, John Adams had his will drawn up, apparently completely; but it was neither signed nor witnessed; ...'