James Adams was born May 18,1779 in Botetourt County,Va, died sEPT 23,1855 in Fulton Co, Ark. Married Phoebe Davis(daughter of James and Hannah Ramsey Davis),married Nov 4,1803 at Hopkinsville,Christian Co,Ky. Phoebe Davis was born Feb 24,1783 in Mercer Co,Ky.
Children of James Adams and Phoebe Davis are:
Catherine Adams b. March 15,1804,Christian Co,Ky,died 1876, married Samuel Bratton Orr.
Hannah Ramsey Adams b. Jan 15,1806,Christian Co,Ky, died 1885 married John Kellough August 1,1822 in Hopkins Co,Ky, then married Elijah Williams in 1842.
George Adams b. May 17,1807 Christian Co,Ky,died Oct 28,1854 in Marion County,Ark.,married Mariah Lynn.
Isaac Adams born Jan 15,1809,Christian Co, Ky,is said to have died young.
Thornton Stoddard Adams b. Feb 15,1811 HopkinsCo,Ky died July 25, 1848 in Fulton County,Ark. married Elizabeth Williams.
Margaret Adams b. Feb 15, 1813 Hopkins Co,Ky, died 1885 Green Co, Missouri,married Archibald W. Maupin.
Agnes Wilson Adams b. Aug 27,1815,Hopkins Co, Ky, died 1884,married in 1841 William B. Flippin.
Joseph Davis Adams born Nov 1817,died 1872 Marion Co,Ark, married Rosalie DeArmond, then married Elizabeth Morton.
Mary Ann "Polly" Adams b. 1820, married Benjamin Duggins.
John Quincy Adams b. 1822, died 1904 in Coryell Co, Texas, married Eliza Arivilla Tinnon.
Matthew McDonald "Mack" Adams b May 1825, died March 3,1846.
James Adams is the son of James Adams and Agnes Wilson. This James Adams that married Agnes Wilson issaid to be a son of Robert Adams and wife Agnes(unknown last name). Robert Adams and wife Agnes came from ireland to Lancaster(now York Co., Pa with four known sons and some daughters
#1 William Adams b. ca 1725 married Mary( I believe to be last name Walker, according to others).
#2 John Adams b. ca 1730 married Jean Miller, daughter of Andrew Miller w
#3 George Adams b Dec 25,1733, was a captain in the Revolutionary War and served under Col. Byrd.
# 4 James Adams. b. ca 1740
I descend from this line through William Adams and Mary Walker.
if you need any more information, email me-Cindy