But from the NEHGR Vol. 31, page 333ADAMS PEDIGREE. - In the REGISTER for Jan. 1853, vol. vii. page 39 a pedigree of the Adams family, descended from Ap Adam, who "came out of the Marches of Wales is printed from a copy furnished to J. Wingate Thornton Esq. by the late William Downing Bruce, F. S. A.Having, many years ago, heard the authenticity of this pedigree questioned, we wrote lately to Col. Chester on the subject. In his reply he writes: "After the most careful investigation I have no hesitation in pronouncing the portion connecting the English family with the Braintree Adamses utterly incorrect".Can any of our readers tell us whether the ancient parchment roll with arms &c., which Mr. Bruce quotes and which he states was in 1851, in the possession of Edward Adams Esq., of Middleton Hall, Carmarthenshire, is still preserved? - Ed.