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Arthur Adams Family

Family Group Sheet
Compiled by Frankie Adams Perry

ARTHUR ADAMS, b. 1786, VA; d. ca 1861, Lawrence Co., KY; m. ca 1810, VA, FRANCES “PEGGY” HORNE, b.1793, VA; d. 187_  (February 9, 1888?). Their children:

ELIZABETH “BETSY” ADAMS, b. May 02, 1811 Lee (Wise) Co. VA; d. February 09,1888 KY; m. March 22, 1831 in Lawrence Co., KY to JAMES KITCHEN, b. April 5, 1811, d. December 5, 1891

JANE “JENCY” ADAMS, b. ca 1814 Scott (Wise) Co. VA; d. after 1880; m. Lawrence Co., KY September 17, 1835 to JAMES BERRY, b. 1815, d. 1885 Lawrence Co., KY.

ISAAC ADAMS, b. June 21, 1816/17; d. February 23, 1882 Blaine, Lawrence Co., KY; m. 1841 MARTHA CARTER, b. 1819, d. 1860; m. 2nd August 07, 1865 in Lawrence Co., KY to ELLEN HORN, b. March 10, 1838 Scott (Wise) Co., VA; d. September 09, 1893.

JOHN W. ADAMS, b. ca 1819 Floyd (Lawrence) Co., KY; d. after 1880, Ohio; m. October 21, 1838 CATHERINE “KITTY” LARGE, b. 1825, VA

WILLIAM ADAMS, b. October 13, 1821, Floyd (Lawrence) Co., KY; d. August 28, 1887, Irad, Lawrence Co., KY; m. 1ST December 4, 1845 ELIZABETH CARTER; m. 2ND October 20, 1855 NANCY BERRY.

JAMES ADAMS, b. 1827, Lawrence Co., KY; d. December 15, 1890, Lawrence Co., KY; m. 1846 in Lawrence Co., KY to ANNA LARGE, b. 1824/25 Wise Co. VA; d. September 27, 1907 in Lawrence Co., KY.

MARTIN ADAMS, b. 1829, Lawrence Co., KY; m. February 4, 1850 FRANCES “FANNY” DEREFIELD; m. 2nd MELISSA BURTON.

MARY ADAMS, b. 1831, Lawrence Co., KY; d. ca 1856; m. February 27 (or March 23?), 1854 in Lawrence Co., KY, JOHN W. MULLINS, b. 1829, Greenup Co., KY; d. ca 1877.

PERRY “COMMODORE” ADAMS, b. ca 1834, Lawrence Co., KY; m. July 17, 1855 REBECCA BERRY, b. March 2, 1835.

MARTHA “PATSY” “POLLY” ADAMS, b. June 1836, Lawrence Co., KY; d. June 13, 1911, Lawrence Co., KY; m. April 24, 1854 DAVID C. CHAFFIN.

DERESA ADAMS, b. June 1836, Lawrence Co., KY, twin to “Patsy”; m. 1873 THOMAS REED, b. 1815.

“The Adams Family of Lawrence County, KY” by E. J. Robinette
Information from other researchers: Regina Tackett, Beth Campbell Stemple, Ladonna Whitacre, Louis Adams, Roger Adams, Claudia Sovilla, Carolyn Holbrook, Dorothy Marine, Darren Large, Marlin H. Large, Ramona Woods, David May
“My Family”, a college paper written by Frances Adams, 4-5-1957
“Pioneer Families of Eastern and Southeastern Kentucky”, Kozee, William
Lawrence Co., KY Marriage Records
The History of Lawrence County...As Told By Those Who Lived It and Those Who Heard Their Stories, Curtis Media Corp’, 1991,
Lawrence County Kentucky Death Records, as transcribed by David May
Lawrence County, KY Birth Records, as transcribed by David May
Lawrence Co., KY Census 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870
Floyd Co. KY Census 1820