Person:William Adams (36)

m. 29 Mar 1680
  1. Elizabeth Adams1680/81 - 1766
  2. Alice Adams1682 - 1735
  3. William Adams1683 -
  4. Abiel Adams1685 -
Facts and Events
Name Rev. William Adams
Gender Male
Birth? 27 May 1650 Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States(possibly)
Marriage 29 Mar 1680 Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United Statesto Alice Bradford
Death[1] 17 Aug 1685 Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
Ancestral File Number 930C-2C
  1. Dedham (Massachusetts). Town Clerk; Julius Herbert Tuttle; Benjamin Fisher; and Don Gleason Hill. The early records of the town of Dedham, Massachusetts. (Dedham, Massachusetts: Dedham Transcript Press, 1886-1936), 1:20.

    Mr William Adams, ye Reuerend Pastor of the Church, deceased 17 : 6 : 85.
    [Note: In old-styles dates, the sixth month is August. More info may be found here.]

  2.   Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862).

    1:17; ADAMS; WILLIAM 2 of 5; "WILLIAM, Ipswich, prob. s. of the preced. and perhaps that passeng,. in the Elizabeth and Ann from London, 1635, aged 15, had John; and William, b. 27 May 1650, H. C. 1671; and d. Jan. 1659."

    1:17; ADAMS; WILLIAM 3 of 5; "WILLIAM, Dedham, s. of the preced. the earliest gr. of this copious name, bec. the sec. min. at D. ord. 3 Dec. 1673, m. 21 Oct. 1674, Maly, d. of William Manning, of Cambridge, had Mary, b. 12 Nov. 1675, d. soon; Eliphalet, 26 Mar. 1677, H. C. 1694, disting. man, min. of New London; William, 17 Jan. 16~9. ..."

    1:231-232; BRADFORD; WILLIAM 2 of 2; "... had liv. perhaps m. Hannah, d. of Rev. James Fitch, and d. 1708; Alice, wh. m. first, 27 Mar. 1680, Rev. William Adams of Dedham, as his sec. w. and next, was sec. w. of Hon. James Fitch of Norwich; Hannah m. 28 Nov. 1682, Joshua Ripley of Hingham, wh. rem. to Windham, Conn. after hav. two ch.; Mercy, bapt. 2 Sept. ..."

    4:521; WHITING; SAMUEL 5 of 5; "... s. of John of Hartford, m. at Norwich, when he was stud. in divin. 14 Sept. 1696, Elizabeth d. of Rev. William Adams of Dedham, was ord. 4 Dec. 1700, first min. of W. where he had first preach. almost eight yrs. earlier, and d. 27 Sept. 1725, on a visit to Rev. Nathaniel Collins, his br.-in-law, at Enfield. His ..."