I have a wealth of information for you on William Adams. 1.) William Adams was b.1795, Virginia; d. 1844 in Rutherford co,Tenn. Married Elizabeth Goodloe 24 Apr 1819 in Rutherford co, Tenn. Children are:
1.John Q. Adams b. 1823Married Martha Ann Gillem 23 Jun 1843 in Rutherford co, Tenn. They had 4 children Marhta b.1825,Lucy b.1845, Napoleon b.1848, and Elizabeth b 1850
2.William Adams b. 1826 3.Madison Adams b. 1833 4.Edward L Adams b. 1835 (My G.Grandfather) 5.Jesse Adams b. 1839
Back to william ref first #1 above. His father and Mother were William Adams Sr.b 1755, Virginia; d 1832 in Rutherford co, Tenn wife was Susanna Unknown last name, Children were William Adams m. Elizabeth Goodloe; Edward (Ned) Adams m. Nancy C. Gilliam; Eliza Adams m. Henry Johnson; Susan Adams, and Buchner Adams.
Father of William Sr. Was James Adams, birth unknown but died in 1803 in Charlotte co, Virginia was married to Susanna Maddox.
I hope this has help you. Although your county is a little off, See 1850 Davidson County, Tn. Census #666-437 Also see Tennessee Will Index for William Adams-1848-Will Book 14 pg 173 Davidson County, But I do believe this is the person you are looking for. Please feel free to email.