James's dad was Henry Adcock b.1730-Talbot Md. Henry had 4 sons; Thomas (aft his father), John, James, & Henry. James was the youngest of them all. James grandfather, Thomas b.Talbot, Md. 1700. We're not sure on HIS dad, if it was HENRY, or JOHN--both from ENG. Henry Sr. married Deli--Moorman-Her father Ben John M.Henry moved to NC abt 1761 were he, his son,& Henry's wife sold land.