Researching parents of my 3rd great grandfather, James Abrams who was born abt. 1797 in Hunterdon County, NJ. James Abrams relocated to Hamilton Co. Ohio, Illinois, and by 1829 to Tippencanoe Co. Indiana. James Abrams died Sept. 1847, Tippencanoe Co., Ind, leaving widow, Hannah Hartpence Abrams.First wife appears to have been Freelove Gifford.Second wife, Hannah Hartpence (abt. 1824).
Hannah and James Abrams had four children, Eliza, b. 1825; Isaac H. (my g.g. grandfather)b. 1832;Lewis and Sylvester.Lewis and Sylvester both died prior to 1852.
James Abrams fathered two daughters with Freelove Gifford--Laura and Phebe.
James Abrams' parents believed to be from Hunterdon Co. New Jersey but have not found info on them.Hartpence family was also from Hunterdon Co. NJ.