Researching information about Allen Adams.I believe he was born in Robertson County, TN about 1800.He is listed in the 1830,1840,1850 censuses.
1850 Robertson County, TN Census lists: Adams, AllenAge 49farmer Martha40-maiden name may have been Jordan or Jerrolds---------- Alexander19 John17 Jeremiah16-Civil War vet-enlisted in IL Willis14 Nancy11 James8-Civil War vet-enlisted in IL Sarah8 Josephine6 Jesse2-born 5-22-1848 Delany2/12-born 2-12-1849
Allen and family are next listed in 1860 Hardin County, IL Census with all of the above names.After that I have no concrete information.
Possibilities: (info found on trip to Springfield, TN) 1.Allen's father may have been William Adams.Allen may have had a brother, John. 2. William Adams died before 12 Nov. 1810 when his orphans, John Adams and Allen Adams, were bound to Jesse Skinner. 3.Marriage of: Adams, William to Nancy Frazier--issued Feb.28, 1797 in Knox County, TN 4. 1790 Census-Fayette District, North Carolina:Adams, William listed with no wife 5. 1790 Census-Newbern District, Hyde County, North Caroline:Adams, William listed with no wife
If anyone has any information of any of these people, please get in touch.I have my line down from Allen--just need to break down the brick wall for Allen and ancestors!!