Would be interested in sharing infomation with anyone from this ADAMS family. James ADAMS was born about 1745 (probaby Ireland of VA)and died 23 Sept 1815 in Hopkins County KY. He married Agnes WILSON 1765-1767. Agnes was the daughter of Matthew and Catherine (Hubbard) Wilson. Agnes was born Adams County PA about 1750 and died 1815-1817 in Hopkins County KY. James and Agnes lived in VA until they moved to Madison County KY 1779-1785. In 1810 they are in the Hopkins County KY census. Based on James will and family history their children were:
Matthew who married Esther Barnett andCatherine Fergurson. Robert who married Patience Hall and Elizabeth Ferguson. Jesse who married Marry (Polly) Houston Alexander who married Isabelle Miller James who married Phoebe Davis Mary (Polly)who married Benjamin Edward Davis Catherine who married John Bone Jane who married James Bishop Wilson Hicks who married Elizabeth Bone.
Several of the above emigrated to the counties of Marion, Izard and Independence Counties in AR. Some went to TN, others to MO and some remained in Ky.