======================================= Source: HISTORY OF WYOMING CO., NY BY: F. W. BEERS, 1880 =======================================
JOHN QUINCY ADAMS was born March 17th, 1836, in Stafford, Genesee Co., NY, and came to this town in 1858 from the place of his nativity. He was married Nov.8th, 1859, to FRANCES M. COX, of Middlebury, NY. Mr. Adams is a well known farmer, and is noted for his public spirit. He has always lent his aid in the erection of bridges and churches, and in other public improvments. Mr. and Mrs. Adams are members of the Baptist church. The former has long held the offices of trustee; the latter has for years been a teacher in the Sunday School.