Looking for any ADAMS lines of Botetourt County, Virginia in the 1770's. Researching John ADAMS, born 1774 in Virginia.He stated on a land claim in Oregon in 1850 that he was from Botetourt, Virginia.He traveled later to Blount County, Tennessee as his son, John Jr., stated he was from that county and state. John Sr. fought in The War of 1812 - Battle of New Orleans. Do not have names of spouses, nor marriage dates. John Sr. would have been age 76 at time of arrival in Oregon - October, 1850. Either John Sr. or John Jr. attended Christian Church.