ADAMS, WILLIAM Bedford township, shoemaker, postoffice West Bedford, born in 1820, in Jefferson county. He came to this county in 1834 with his father, JOHN ADAMS, who was born in 1792, in Maryland. He came to Jefferson county in 1806, and was married in 1818 to MISS MARGARET DONLEY, of that county, who was born in Pennsylvania. He died in 1875, and she died in 1872. They were the parents of five children, the subject of this sketch being the oldest. He was married in 1855 to MISS ANN MCCULLOUGH, of this county, who was born in 1827, in Delaware.
History of Coshocton County, Ohio: its past and present, 1740-1881. Newark, Ohio: A. A. Graham & Co., 1881