I am a direct Decendant of Henry Adams of Braintree and my Husband is a direct decendant of Isaac Miranda / Meranda of France-England-Pennsylvania, Our family historys read well as most of it is in print as part of the American History. Henry Adams ( Henry Adams of Braintree)is the name of the book about him and he has decendants in every state of the union. Isaac Miranda/Meranda ( The Merandas) is the name of the book,he was considered the first perment Jewish settler in Pennsylvania.
I remember my great-grandfather, Reo Cyrus Adams(son of John Laveter Adams and Abigail Jane (Wheeler) Adams.) And my husband remembers his grandfather George Austin Meranda.(son of Henry Meranda and Sarah Jane(Rhea)Meranda )
We have between us 6 sons and one daughter, and to date only three of the sons and the daughter have had children. We have seven biological grandchildren four girls and three boys. We also have three adopted Grandsons.