This Elijah Adams was my gggrandfather.We have a family bible that belonged to his daughter Sarah and was given to her by her brother, Samuel.The information contained in this bible, along with our own family history, has allowed me to somewhat piece together the children of Elijah.
Charles Campbell Adams (my great Grandfather) b. April 13, 1827 dJuly 29, 1899 m. Martha Ann Blair November 18, 1856 Stoystown, Pa. b. July 22, 1831 Somerset, Pa. d. August 13, 1879Both are buried at the Yates City Cemetery, Yates City, Il.
Sarah Adams (twin to Charles) b. April 13, 1827(According to my mother's cousin, she moved to Grass Valley, Calif. where my cousin visited her descendants.)Her married name may have been Staats.
Margaret Adams b. about 1823 d. September 7, 1858 m. John Davis at St Louis Nov 16, 1854 Margaret is buried in the Presbyterian Churchyard, Bedford, Pa. The inscription says "Margaret Davis daughter of E and S Adams
Ann Margaret Adams d. August 4, 1850 (Bedford, Pa.) m. Joseph Purdy July 4, 1849 at Galena, Il.(A newspaper notice from Galena gives her name as Sarah R. Adams, but Sarah may have been a witness instead of the bride.)
I hope this information can be of some help to someone out there.