have recently found info on james winslow adams, 3rd son of my ggg grandpa james adams jr. j.w. was born 12-20-1833 died 3-1-1879. joined co.e 37th infantry iredell county 8-15-1862 at age 29. sad to learn he deserted on 2-15-1865. could'nt find anything about john norman,1st born son being in infantry. 2nd born son thomas franklin adams,born 5-28-1832 died 2-27-1917. enlisted 3-31-1862 alexander co. co.h 56th n.c. infantry at age 30. received disability discharge 7-24-1862. 4th son samuel lee born 8-1-1839, died 4-? 1865. enlisted co.g 38th. infantry 11-2-1861 in alexander co. at age 22.promoted to sargent on 4-1-1863 p.o.w. 5-23-1864 at north anna river virginia.5th son heldon marion adams born 7-18-1841, died 8-20-1862 of some kind of disease.enlisted 11-2-1861,age 20,in alexander co. co.g 38th nc infantry heldon m. had a twin sister, helen mary, who died 8-20-1862. other bros. + sisters are elvira j.,born 3-15-1837 d.?. sarah n., b.9-16-1846. hiram clark,my gg grandpa, b.3-15-1844, d. 7-12-1917, + quincy washington, b. 4-9-1848, d. 11-24-1933. hope this info.is correct and useful.