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James Adams Family


 

Descendants of James Adams

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

1.  JAMES1 ADAMS died 1877 in Tully, Campsy, near Londonderry - at about 80 years old..  He married MARTHA MILLER 1820, daughter of JOHN MILLER and GRIZZIE WITHRO.  She was born 1799 in Edenreagh near Londonderry, and died 10 Jan 1870 in Tully, Campsy, near Londonderry.

 

More About JAMES ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 058 - Gen4

 

More About MARTHA MILLER:

Geneology book #: Miller - 057 - Gen4

Nickname: Matty

Occupation: Dressmaker

       

Children of JAMES ADAMS and MARTHA MILLER are:

                   i.    CATHERINE ANN2 ADAMS, b. 1822, Artnagunnig; d. 26 Feb 1899; m. WILLIAM FERGUSON.

 

More About CATHERINE ANN ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 255 - Gen5

Nickname: Katie

 

More About WILLIAM FERGUSON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 256 - Gen5

Misc: Lived about two mile from Tully the home of his father-in-law

Occupation: Farmer

Residence: Of Gorticross near Londonderry, Ireland

 

2.               ii.    JOHN ADAMS, b. 01 May 1824, Artnagunnig near Londonderry, Ireland; d. 04 Dec 1901, Garvagh near Londonderry, Ireland.

                 iii.    ELIZA JANE ADAMS, b. 1826.

 

More About ELIZA JANE ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 259 - Gen5

 

3.              iv.    MARY ADAMS, b. 05 Jan 1831, Antnagunnig, Ireland; d. 01 Feb 1885, Ottowa, Canada.

4.               v.    ROBERT M. ADAMS, b. 1833.

                 vi.    MATILDA ADAMS, b. 1836, Derry County, Ireland; m. JOHN ROBERT MCCONNELL, 1859; b. Enoch near Londonderry, Ireland; d. 25 Dec 1901, Kazubazua, Ottawa, Canada - at his residence..

 

More About MATILDA ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 265 - Gen5

 

More About JOHN ROBERT MCCONNELL:

Emigration: 1873, Emigrated to Lower Canada in the Spring of 1873

Geneology book #: Miller - 266 - Gen5

Misc: brother of #264

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

2.  JOHN2 ADAMS (JAMES1) was born 01 May 1824 in Artnagunnig near Londonderry, Ireland, and died 04 Dec 1901 in Garvagh near Londonderry, Ireland.  He married SARAH ANNE MCFARLAND Nov 1855. 

 

More About JOHN ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 257 - Gen5

 

More About SARAH ANNE MCFARLAND:

Geneology book #: Miller - 258 - Gen5

Misc: She was of a wealthy family and fell heiress to several legacies.

       

Children of JOHN ADAMS and SARAH MCFARLAND are:

                   i.    MATILDA ANNE3 ADAMS, d. 31 Jan 1881.

 

More About MATILDA ANNE ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 730 - Gen6

Misc: Only daughter who lived beyond infancy

 

                  ii.    ALEX M. ADAMS, m. JEANIE HENDERSON; b. 1854; d. 10 Feb 1890.

 

More About ALEX M. ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 733 - Gen6

Occupation: Medical Doctor

 

More About JEANIE HENDERSON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 734 - Gen6

 

                 iii.    WILLIAM JAMES ADAMS.

 

More About WILLIAM JAMES ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller -736 - Gen6

Misc: Second child

Occupation: Farmer

Residence: Garvagh, Co. Derry, Ireland

 

                 iv.    ROBERT JOHN ADAMS.

 

More About ROBERT JOHN ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 739 - Gen6

Occupation: Farmer

Residence: Garvagh, Co. Derry, Ireland

 

                  v.    DANIEL MCFARLAND ADAMS, b. 1863; d. 21 Sep 1880.

 

More About DANIEL MCFARLAND ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 741 - Gen6

Misc: Died at the age of 17 years.

 

                 vi.    JOSEPH STUART ADAMS.

 

More About JOSEPH STUART ADAMS:

Emigration: 1891, Went to New York in 1891

Geneology book #: Miller - 742 - Gen6

Residence: 1892, In 1892 he fwas in Philadelphia, PA

 

 

3.  MARY2 ADAMS (JAMES1) was born 05 Jan 1831 in Antnagunnig, Ireland, and died 01 Feb 1885 in Ottowa, Canada.  She married (1) ROBERT MORRISON.  He died 1864 in Carrickfergus, Ireland.  She married (2) ROBERT FERGUSON. 

 

More About MARY ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 261 - Gen5

 

More About ROBERT MORRISON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 262 - Gen5

 

More About ROBERT FERGUSON:

Emigration: 1871, Came to Canada in 1871

Geneology book #: Miller - 262.5 - Gen5

Misc: 2nd husband of Mary Adams #261

       

Children of MARY ADAMS and ROBERT MORRISON are:

5.                i.    ROBERT JAMES3 MORRISON, b. 1860.

                  ii.    MATILDA MILLER MORRISON, b. Dec 1857.

 

More About MATILDA MILLER MORRISON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 754 - Gen6

 

6.              iii.    JOHN MORRISON.

                 iv.    SARAH ANNE FINLEY MORRISON.

 

More About SARAH ANNE FINLEY MORRISON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 760 - Gen6

Misc: Was only 9 years old when her father died.

Residence: Lived in Ottawa, Canada

 

       

Children of MARY ADAMS and ROBERT FERGUSON are:

                  v.    WILLIAM K.3 FERGUSON, b. 1870.

 

More About WILLIAM K. FERGUSON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 761 - Gen6

 

                 vi.    HELEN ELISABETH FERGUSON.

 

More About HELEN ELISABETH FERGUSON:

Geneology book #: Miller -762 - Gen6

 

                vii.    GEORGE ALEXANDER FERGUSON.

 

More About GEORGE ALEXANDER FERGUSON:

Geneology book #: Miller -763 - Gen6

 

 

4.  ROBERT M.2 ADAMS (JAMES1) was born 1833.  He married SARAH MCCONNELL 1859, daughter of WILLIAM MCCONNELL and JANE ROBINSON.  She died 15 May 1900.

 

More About ROBERT M. ADAMS:

Cause of death (Facts Pg): Died of consumption while on the Civil Service. His brother Irwin nursed him in his illness.

Geneology book #: Miller - 263 - Gen5

Occupation: Farmer

 

More About SARAH MCCONNELL:

Geneology book #: Miller - 264 - Gen5

Misc: sister of #266 John Robert McConnell

       

Children of ROBERT ADAMS and SARAH MCCONNELL are:

7.                i.    JAMES3 ADAMS, b. Sep 1860.

                  ii.    JOHN M ADAMS, b. Nov 1861.

 

More About JOHN M ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 766 - Gen6

Occupation: On the Civil Service

Residence: Gateshead

 

                 iii.    ROBERT ADAMS.

 

More About ROBERT ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller -768 - Gen6

Physical Description: 6ft  4-1/2"

Residence: London, at the Science and Arts College, South Kensington

 

                 iv.    TILLIE M ADAMS.

 

More About TILLIE M ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 770 - Gen6

Occupation: Clerk in the General Post Office, London

Residence: London

 

                  v.    FRED ADAMS, b. 1875; d. Bloernfontein, South Africa.

 

More About FRED ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller -772 - Gen6

Occupation: On the Civil Service

Physical Description: 6'1"

 

                 vi.    SAMUEL P ADAMS.

 

More About SAMUEL P ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 774 - Gen6

Occupation: Farmer in Tully

Physical Description: 6'6"

Residence: Tully

 

                vii.    ISAAC IRWIN ADAMS.

 

More About ISAAC IRWIN ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 776 - Gen6

Occupation: Superintendant of Railway Traffic at Bloernfontein and at Pretoria in South Africa

Residence: South Africa

 

               viii.    WILLIAM ADAMS, b. Feb 1863; d. 05 Aug 1884.

 

More About WILLIAM ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 778 - Gen6

 

                 ix.    ALEXANDER MILLER ADAMS, b. Apr 1873.

 

More About ALEXANDER MILLER ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 780 - Gen6

Occupation: Manufacturer

Physical Description: 6'4"

Residence: Belfast

 

                  x.    JENNIE R. ADAMS.

 

More About JENNIE R. ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 782 - Gen6

 

                 xi.    LIZZIE ADAMS, b. 1880.

 

More About LIZZIE ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 783 - Gen6

Misc: Said to be a "Musical Phenomena"

Nickname: Sissie

 

 


 

Generation No. 3

 

5.  ROBERT JAMES3 MORRISON (MARY2 ADAMS, JAMES1) was born 1860.  He married ANNIE MCKITRICK. 

 

More About ROBERT JAMES MORRISON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 750 - Gen6

Misc: Is an Orangeman.

Occupation: Farmer

Residence: Near Kazubazua, Ottawa, Canada

 

More About ANNIE MCKITRICK:

Geneology book #: Miller - 751 - Gen6

       

Children of ROBERT MORRISON and ANNIE MCKITRICK are:

                   i.    HENRY LITTLE4 MORRISON.

 

More About HENRY LITTLE MORRISON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 915 - Gen7

 

                  ii.    SARAH FLORENCE MORRISON.

 

More About SARAH FLORENCE MORRISON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 917 - Gen7

 

                 iii.    ? MORRISON, b. Apr 1892.

 

More About ? MORRISON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 919 - Gen7

 

 

6.  JOHN3 MORRISON (MARY2 ADAMS, JAMES1)  He married MARY MCCONNELL. 

 

More About JOHN MORRISON:

Emigration: Went to Manitoba and settled at Westbourne

Geneology book #: Miller - 758 - Gen6

Residence: He took land at Bilberts Plains near Dauphin Lake.

 

More About MARY MCCONNELL:

Geneology book #: Miller - 759 - Gen6

       

Children of JOHN MORRISON and MARY MCCONNELL are:

                   i.    MARY4 MORRISON.

 

More About MARY MORRISON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 922 - Gen7

Nickname: Minnie

 

                  ii.    SARAH BERTHA MORRISON.

 

More About SARAH BERTHA MORRISON:

Geneology book #: Miller - 924 - Gen7

 

 

7.  JAMES3 ADAMS (ROBERT M.2, JAMES1) was born Sep 1860.  He married JEANIE ROULSTONE. 

 

More About JAMES ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 764 - Gen6

Occupation: On the Civil Service

Residence: Lancashire

 

More About JEANIE ROULSTONE:

Geneology book #: Miller - 765 - Gen6

       

Children of JAMES ADAMS and JEANIE ROULSTONE are:

                   i.    ETHEL M.4 ADAMS.

 

More About ETHEL M. ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 930 - Gen7

 

                  ii.    MAUD ADAMS.

 

More About MAUD ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 932 - Gen7

 

                 iii.    WILLIAM ADAMS.

 

More About WILLIAM ADAMS:

Geneology book #: Miller - 934 - Gen7