Eleazer Adams

Male 1687 - 1775  (88 years)


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  • Born 22 Sep 1687  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Religion day 1707  [5
    He was a Baptist. 
    Married Abt 1714  [2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    (1) Margaret ______. She died on Friday 13 January 1769 in Medway, Massachusetts.

    Issue:
    1. Benjamin Adams (1715-____)
    2. Margaret Adams (1717-1736)
    3. Eleazer Adams (1720-1775)
    4. Mary Adams (1722-____)
    5. John Adams (1724-____)
    6. Lydia Adams (1727-____)
    7. Catherine Adams (1730
    8. Seth Adams (1730-____)
    9. Lois Adams (1732-____) 
    History 1748  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He was one of the incorporates of the Town of West Medway. 
    Offices Held say 1750  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He was a Selectman for eight years. 
    Legal 1753  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He was sent to the jail in Boston in 1753/54 for refusing to pay the parish tax. 
    Married 1769  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 8
    (2) Lucy ______. Lucy, married (1) _____ Hayden, in Hopkinton, Massachusetts. Lucy and Eleazar filed marriage intentions on 3 December 1769 in Medway, Massachusetts. 
    Will 8 Jul 1775  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He mentions his second wife, Lucy, and his children: Benjamin, Eleazer, Mary, John, Seth, and Lois. 
    Died 8 Oct 1775  Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Probate/Proved 6 Feb 1776  [5
    Siblings 5 siblings 
    Person ID I19954 
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2019 

    Father John Adams,   b. 18 Feb 1657/58, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1751, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Deborah Partridge,   b. 16 Aug 1662, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1751, Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 4 Apr 1681  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F35  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Sep 1687 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - He was one of the incorporates of the Town of West Medway. - 1748 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was a Selectman for eight years. - say 1750 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLegal - He was sent to the jail in Boston in 1753/54 for refusing to pay the parish tax. - 1753 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - (2) Lucy ______. Lucy, married (1) _____ Hayden, in Hopkinton, Massachusetts. Lucy and Eleazar filed marriage intentions on 3 December 1769 in Medway, Massachusetts. - 1769 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - He mentions his second wife, Lucy, and his children: Benjamin, Eleazer, Mary, John, Seth, and Lois. - 8 Jul 1775 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Oct 1775 - Medway, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S82] Tilden, William S. History of the Town of Medfield, Massachusetts 1650-1886 , (Boston: George H. Ellis, Printers, 1887).

    2. [S68] Jameson, E. O. The Biographical Sketches of Prominent Persons and the Genealogical Records of Many Early and Other Families in Medway, Mass. 1713-1886, (Providence, Rhode Island: J.A. & R.A. Reid Printers, 1886).

    3. [S74] Crane, Ellery Bicknell. Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Worcester County, Massachusetts, (New York: The Lewis Publishing Co., 1907).

    4. [S94] Muse, Jeanne. Family Group Sheets of the Ancestry of Jeanne Muse, (Asheville, North Carolina: manuscript, 20 August 1995).

    5. [S76] Adams, Andrew N. A Genealogical History of Henry Adams of Braintree, Mass., and his Descendants also John Adams of Cambridge, Mass., 1632-1897, (Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Company, 1898).

    6. [S81] Morse, Abner. A Genealogical Register of the Descendants of Several Ancient Puritans volume I, (Boston: the author, 1857).

    7. [S78] Morse, Abner. Genealogical Register of the Descendants of The Early Planters of Sherborn, Holliston, and Medway, Massachusetts, (Boston: Damrell & Moore, 1855).

    8. [S997] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Medway, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1905).



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