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THE ADAMS BRANCH
 
 
 
 
DESCENDANTS OF JOHN ADAMS

 
 
 
Generation No. 1

1. John Adams was born on August 2, 1801 in TN. He died on August 20, 1852 in Paulding Co., GA. He married Martha Rebecca Mitchell. She was born in 1800 in TN. She died in 1885. John Adams was employed as a 1850 Farmer.

1850 Census ~ Cobb Co., GA ~ John Adams and Family
1860 Census ~ Paulding Co., GA ~ Rebecca Adams
1880 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ Rebecca Adams

John Adams and Martha Rebecca Mitchell had the following children:
2. William Adams was born in 1815 in Blount Co., TN. He died on December 12, 1885 in Carroll Co., GA. He married (1) Millie Hooper in 1846. She was born in 1817 in Clay Co., AL. She died in 1868 in Carroll Co., GA. He married (2) Mary Ann Blackmon Folds, daughter of Daniel Blackmon and Nancy Hartley, on July 16, 1868. She was born on June 15, 1848 in Dekalb Co., GA. She died on July 15, 1907 in Haralson Co., GA.
(**) Laura Lucretia Adams was born about 1824 in Monroe, Blount Co., TN. She died in 1900 in Cartersville, Bartow Co., GA (Gravesite). She married John Thompson Siniard on April 10, 1847 in Dallas, Paulding Co., GA. He was born on October 6, 1826 in Hall Co., GA. He died on July 16, 1898 in Paulding Co., GA (Gravesite).
3. James Adams was born about 1826 in TN. He married Jane Sinyard, daughter of Henry C. Sinyard and Dicey Hulsey, on April 3, 1847 in Paulding Co., GA. She was born on August 2, 1828 in Habersham Co., GA. She died on March 4, 1890 in Paulding Co., GA.
(**) Sarah 'Sally' Adams was born on February 2, 1828 in Blount Co., TN. She died on January 8, 1887 in Cullman Co., AL (Gravesite).
4. John J. Adams was born about 1832. He married Mary ?
(**) Alfred Thomas Adams was born about 1835.
(**) Nathaniel Adams was born about 1838.
(**) Jessee Carroll Adams was born about 1841.
(**) Henry Robert Adams was born about 1847.
 
 
 

Generation No. 2

2. William Adams was born in 1815 in Blount Co., TN. He died on December 12, 1885 in Carroll Co., GA (Gravesite). He married (1) Millie Hooper on December 16, 1858 in Lauderdale Co., TN. She was born in 1817 in Clay Co., AL. She died in 1868 in Carroll Co., GA (Gravesite). He married (2) Mary Ann Blackmon Folds, daughter of Daniel Blackmon and Nancy Hartley, on July 16, 1868. She was born on June 15, 1848 in Dekalb Co., GA. She died on July 15, 1907 in Haralson Co., GA (Gravesite). William Adams was employed as a 1850 Farmer 1870 Farmer.

Marriage License ~ William Adams and Mary 'Millie' Hooper
Marriage Certificate ~ William Adams and Mary 'Millie' Hooper
1870 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ William Adams and Family
1880 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ William Adams and Family

William Adams and Millie Hooper had the following children:
5. William Stansel Adams was born on March 29, 1857 in AL. He died on November 6, 1928 in Carroll Co., GA. He married (1) Sarah Frances Woodard on December 20, 1877. She was born on July 23, 1857 in GA. She died on July 21, 1914 in Carrollton, Carroll Co., GA. He married (2) Effie Folds. She was born on November 7, 1893. She died on October 3, 1988.
6. William Ceaborn Adams was born on March 30, 1859 in AL. He died on April 3, 1926 in Carroll Co., GA. He married Emily Ophelia Kierbow. She was born on December 28, 1868 in Spalding Co., GA. She died on September 16, 1927 in Carrolton, Carroll Co., GA.

William Adams and Mary Ann Blackmon Folds had the following children:
7. Sarah Cordelia Adams was born on October 3, 1869 in GA. She died on July 30, 1953 in Rome, Floyd Co., GA. She married John Franklin Hendrix. He was born on February 15, 1865. He died on August 26, 1925.
(**) Francis Marion 'Frank' Adams was born on May 12, 1871 in Bowdon, Carroll Co., GA. He died on May 3, 1952 in Cleburne Co., AL (Gravesite). He married Queen Victoria Lovvorn. She was born on August 9, 1874 in Mount Zion, Carroll Co., GA. She died on March 29, 1941 in Cleburne Co., AL (Gravesite).
8. John Robert Adams was born on July 31, 1874 in GA. He died on October 11, 1954. He married Mary Jane Irvin, daughter of John J. Irvin and Mary Ann Hutson, on February 8, 1892 in Manderville, Carroll Co., GA. She was born on May 8, 1874. She died on August 30, 1950.
 
 
 
 
3. James Adams was born about 1826 in Blount Co., TN. He died on November 27, 1891. He married Janie Sinyard, daughter of Henry C. Sinyard and Dicey Hulsey, on April 3, 1847 in Paulding Co., GA. She was born on September 9, 1828 in Habersham Co., GA. She died on March 4, 1890 in Paulding Co., GA (Gravesite). James Adams was employed as a 1860 Farmer.

1860 Census ~ Paulding Co., GA ~ James Adams and Family

James Adams and Jane Sinyard had the following children:
(**) Edy Adams was born about 1849 in GA.
(**) Amanda Isabelle Adams was born on April 12, 1854 in Paulding Co., GA. She died on Dekalb Co., AL (Gravesite). She married Willia Bowen Partain. He was born on August 28, 1848 in Paulding Co., GA. He died on March 8, 1925 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (Gravesite).
(**) Susan Ellen Adams was born on June 19, 1857 in Paulding Co., GA. She died on January 9, 1930 in Rockmart, Polk Co., GA (Gravesite). She married John F. Carmichael. He was born on September 24, 1854. He died on October 27, 1947 (Gravesite).
 
 
 
 
4. John J. Adams was born about 1832. He married Mary ?. John J. Adams was employed as a 1860 Tenant 1880 Farmer.

1860 Census ~ Paulding Co., GA ~ John J. Adams and Family
1880 Census ~ Paulding Co., GA ~ John J. Adams and Family

John J. Adams and Mary ? had the following children:
(**) Ada V. Adams was born about 1869.
(**) Jonathan R. Adams was born about 1872.
(**) Emmer Adams was born about 1874.
(**) Neley Adams was born about 1876.
(**) James J. Adams was born about 1878.
 
 
 

Generation No. 3

5. William Stansel Adams was born on March 29, 1857 in Clay Co., AL. He died on November 6, 1928 in Carroll Co., GA (Gravesite). He married (1) Sarah Frances Woodard on December 20, 1877. She was born on July 23, 1857 in Coweta Co., GA. She died on July 21, 1914 in Carrollton, Carroll Co., GA (Gravesite). He married (2) Lennie Ethel 'Effie' Folds. She was born on November 7, 1893 in Carroll Co., GA. She died on October 3, 1988, in Bremen, Haralson Co., GA (Gravesite). William Stansel Adams was employed as a 1880 Farmer.

1880 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ William Stansel Adams and Family
Death Certificate ~ William Stansel Adams

William Stansel Adams and Sarah Frances Woodard had the following children:
(**) Charles Thomas Adams was born on October 3, 1878 in Carroll Co., GA. He died on January 28, 1937 in Rome, Floyd Co., GA. He married UNK.
(**) Emma Adams was born in February 1880 in GA.
(**) Annie C. Adams was born on December 13, 1885. She died on July 29, 1930 (Gravesite). She married George Sanders Bonner. He was born on September 22, 1880. He died on October 1, 1958 (Gravesite).
(**) Leonard Clifton Adams was born on July 6, 1892. He died on March 13, 1976 (Gravesite). He married Esther Evans. She was born on January 23, 1896. She died on January 8, 1969 (Gravesite).  
 
 
 
6. William Ceaborn Adams was born on March 30, 1859 in AL. He died on April 3, 1926 in Carroll Co., GA (Gravesite). He married Emily Ophelia Kierbow, daughter of Solomon Perry Kierbow and Mary Ann Pritchett. She was born on December 28, 1868 in Spalding Co., GA. She died on September 16, 1927 in Carrollton, Carroll Co., GA (Gravesite). William Ceaborn Adams was employed as a 1880 Farmer 1900 Farmer 1910 Farmer 1920 Cotton mill hauler.

1900 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ William Ceaborn Adams and Family
1910 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ William Ceaborn Adams and Family
1920 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ William Ceaborn Adams and Family
Death Certificate ~ William Ceaborn Adams

William Ceaborn Adams and Emily Ophelia Kierbow had the following children:
(**) Ana Adams was born in December 1886 in GA.
(**) (Infant) Adams was born on February 23, 1889. (Infant) Adams died on February 24, 1889 (Gravesite).
(**) Joseph Adams was born in January 1890 in GA.
9. Walter Lee Adams was born on July 5, 1894 in GA. He married Lucille ?. She was born about 1890 in GA.
 
 
 
 
7. Sarah Cordelia Adams was born on October 3, 1869 in GA. She died on July 30, 1953 in Rome, Floyd Co., GA (Gravesite). She married John Franklin Hendrix, son of William M. Hendrix and Sarah Robertson. He was born on February 15, 1865. He died on August 26, 1925 (Gravesite).

John Franklin Hendrix and Sarah Cordelia Adams had the following children:
(**) Wyley Hugh Brewster 'Bruce' Hendrix was born on August 5, 1887 in Carroll Co., GA. He died on January 18, 1976 (Gravesite). He married Annie Laura Greene. She was born on December 23, 1893. She died on November 17, 1970 (Gravesite).
(**) Lena M. Hendrix was born on September 28, 1889. She died on May 9, 1966 in Floyd Co., GA (Gravesite). She married (1) Eugene Smith on July 1, 1908 in Floyd Co., GA. She married (2) ? Porter.
(**) Iva V. Hendrix was born in 1891. She died on March 10, 1968 in Floyd Co., GA (Gravesite). She married Oscar Stone. He was born on August 13, 1888. He died in December 1963 (Gravesite).
(**) Homer Hendrix was born on February 15, 1894. He died on October 18, 1900 (Gravesite).
(**) Odessa Hendrix was born on October 15, 1896. She died on August 22, 1995 (Gravesite). She married Joseph Lewis Tucker. He was born on September 15, 1896. He died on July 27, 1983 (Gravesite).
(**) Zonia Hendrix was born in October 1899.
(**) Nonie Hendrix was born in 1900.
(**) Bernie Hendrix was born in 1904.
(**) Margie A. Hendrix was born on September 2, 1908. She died on June 18, 1909 (Gravesite).
 
 
 
 

John Robert and Mary Jane Irvin Adams

8. John Robert Adams was born on July 31, 1874 in GA. He died on October 11, 1954 (Gravesite). He married Mary Jane Irvin, daughter of John J. Irvin and Mary Ann Hutson, on February 8, 1892 in Manderville, GA. She was born on May 8, 1874. She died on August 30, 1950 (Gravesite). John Robert Adams was employed as a 1900 Laborer 1910 Teamster 1920 Soft drink salesman 1930 Farmer.

1900 Census ~ Cleburne Co., AL ~ John Robert Adams and Family
1910 Census ~ Floyd Co., GA ~ John Robert Adams and Family
1920 Census ~ Floyd Co., GA ~ John Robert Adams and Family
1930 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ John Robert Adams and Family
1940 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ John Robert Adams and Family
1940 Census ~ Somervell Co., TX ~ John Robert Adams and Family

John Robert Adams and Mary Jane Irvin had the following children:
10. Mamie Adams was born on July 19, 1894 in GA. She died on June 27, 1982 in Granbury, Hood Co., TX. She married (1) Tilman Ingram, son of Ingram, about 1910. He was born about 1890 in GA. She married (2) Jamie W. Stripling about 1927. He was born about 1871 in GA.
11. Chester Aubry Adams was born on May 29, 1896 in Carroll Co., GA. He died on December 13, 1962 in Coweta Co., GA. He married Elizabeth Mae Hutton on November 5, 1929 in Haralson, GA. She was born on December 26, 1911 in AL. She died in July 1981.
12. Early Roy Adams was born on July 20, 1898 in GA. He died on July 24, 1981 in Douglasville, Douglas Co., GA. He married Irene Williams, daughter of John Emory Williams and Mary F. ?. She was born on November 22, 1898 in GA. She died on March 21, 1970.
(**) Percy Olen Adams was born on February 11, 1900 in Carroll Co., GA. He died on March 11, 1948 in Spalding Co., GA (Gravesite). He married Gertrude Mae Pritchett. She was born on September 26, 1899. She died on December 1, 1993 in Trais Co., TX (Gravesite). Percy Adams was employed as a 1920 Grocery clerk.
13. Madie Lee Adams was born on June 13, 1904 in GA. She died on June 21, 1983. She married William Earl Farmer, son of John Eli Farmer and Martha Ella Louella Gentry, about 1924. He was born on June 22, 1900 in Carrollton, Carroll Co., GA. He died on January 6, 1976
14. Bessie Corine Adams was born on January 21, 1907 in GA. She died on February 2, 1976 in Cobb Co., GA. She married (1) George Allen Akers, son of Samuel A. Akers and Lula Viola Phillips, on March 22, 1924. He was born on September 1, 1903. He died on February 3, 1974 in Gordon Co., GA. She married (2) James Raymond Morris about 1940. He was born on July 30, 1905. He died on December 12, 1979.
(**) W. Leonard Adams was born about 1914 in GA. W. Leonard Adams was employed as a 1930 Farm hand.
 
 
 

Generation No. 4

9. Walter Lee Adams was born on July 5, 1894 in GA. He married Lucille. She was born about 1890 in GA. Walter Lee Adams was employed as a 1910 Farm hand.

Walter Lee Adams and Lucille had the following child:
(**) Lulu Adams was born about 1912 in GA.
 
 
 
 
10. Mamie Adams was born on July 19, 1894 in GA. She died on June 27, 1982 in Granbury, Hood Co., TX. She married (1) Tilman Ingram about 1910. He was born about 1890 in GA. She married (2) James Wiley 'Jamie' Stripling about 1927. He was born on August 27, 1870 in Carroll Co., GA. He died on August 15, 1952 in Gladewater, Gregg Co., TX (Gravesite). Mamie Adams was employed as a 1910 Cotton mill spinner 1940 Farm operator. Tilman Ingram was employed as a 1910 Cotton mill weaver 1920 Farmer. Jamie W. Stripling was employed as a 1930 Baptist Clergyman.

1910 Census ~ Floyd Co., GA ~ Tilman Ingram and Family
1920 Census ~ Calhoun Co., AL ~ Tilman Ingram and Family
1930 Census ~ Mills Co., TX ~ Jamie Stripling and Family
1940 Census ~ Somervell Co., TX ~ Mamie Stripling and Family

Tilman Ingram and Mamie Adams had the following children:
(**) Autry Melvin Ingram was born on November 16, 1913 in AL. He died on February 18, 1988 (Gravesite). Autry Melvin Ingram was employed as a 1940 Farm hand.
15. George Willard Ingram was born on September 21, 1916 in AL. He died on October 12, 1989. He married Mary Jane Linder. She was born on September 30, 1917. She died on February 10, 1986.
 
 
 
 
11. Chester Aubry Adams was born on May 29, 1896 in Carroll Co., GA. He died on December 13, 1962 in Coweta Co., GA (Gravesite). He married Elizabeth Mae Hutton on November 5, 1929 in Haralson, GA. She was born on December 26, 1911 in AL. She died in July 1981. Chester Aubry Adams was employed as a 1910 Cotton mill doffer 1920 Grocery clerk 1930 Farm hand 1940 WPA Laborer.

1930 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ Chester Aubrey Adams and Family
1940 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ Chester Aubry Adams and Family

Chester Aubry Adams and Elizabeth Mae Hutton had the following children:
(**) Marvin Adams was born about 1934 in GA.
(**) Bernice Adams was born about 1936 in GA.
(**) Melvin Adams was born about 1938 in GA.
(**) Gerald Adams was born about 1940 in GA.
 
 
 
 
12. Early Roy Adams was born on July 20, 1898 in GA. He died on July 24, 1981 in Douglasville, Douglas Co., GA (Gravesite). He married Irene Williams, daughter of John Emory Williams and Mary F. ?. She was born on November 22, 1898 in GA. She died on March 21, 1970 (Gravesite). Early Roy Adams was employed as a 1910 Cotton mill doffer 1920 Farmer 1930 Farmer 1940 Farm operator.

1920 Census ~ Polk Co., GA ~ Early Roy Adams and Family
1930 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ Early Roy Adams and Family
1940 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ Early Roy Adams and Family

Early Roy Adams and Irene Williams had the following children:
(**) Eva Evelyn Adams was born on June 3, 1918 in GA. She died on June 4, 1993 in Texarkana, Bowie Co., TX. She married ? Sapp.
(**) Vera M. Adams was born on September 5, 1918. She died on July 24, 2004 (Gravesite). She married ? Olsen
(**) Mary Grace Adams was born on July 26, 1922 in GA. She died on June 4, 1992 in Crescent City, Putnam Co., FL.
(**) Doris Adams was born about 1925 in GA.
(**) James Leroy Adams was born on January 10, 1926 in GA. He died on March 18, 1992 (Gravesite). He married Virgie Ruth Williams, daughter of Mosie Thomas Williams and Nonnie Defnall, on September 1, 1945. She was born on February 2, 1927. She died on November 16, 2012 (Gravesite).
(**) Gerald R. Adams was born about 1934 in GA.
(**) Infant Son Adams was born in 1936. He died in 1936 (Gravesite).
(**) Donald Adams was born about 1940 in GA.
(**) James Raymond Adams.
 
 
 
 

Melvin, Melton, Betty, Mary, and Madie
 
 
13. Madie Lee Adams was born on June 13, 1904 in GA. She died on June 21, 1983 (Gravesite). She married William Elbert Farmer about 1924. He was born about 1898. William Elbert Farmer was employed as a 1930 Cotton mill carder 1940 Cotton mill painter.

1930 Census ~ Floyd Co., GA ~ William Elbert Farmer and Family
1940 Census ~ Upson Co., GA ~ William Elbert Farmer and Family
1940 Census ~ Upson Co., GA ~ William Elbert Farmer and Family pg. 2

William Earl Farmer and Madie Lee Adams had the following children:
(**) Jessie Lee Farmer was born in 1925 in AL. He died on July 19, 1965 (Gravesite). He married Roxie Morrow. She was born on February 17, 1903. She died in October 1985 (Gravesite).
(**) David Raymond Farmer was born on November 17, 1927 in AL. He died on October 27, 1991 in TX (Gravesite). He married Elizabeth Marie Strittmatter on July 30, 1954. She was born on September 13, 1929 in TX. She died on October 21, 2016 (Gravesite).
(**) Mary Estelle Farmer was born on May 9, 1930 in Carroll Co., GA. She died on October 22, 2017 in LaGrange, Troup Co., GA. She married Clarence Lester Lawler. He was born on April 19, 1905. He died on November 20, 1967 (Gravesite).
(**) Betty Pauline Farmer was born on July 4, 1934 in GA. She died on January 26, 1997 in Douglas Co., GA (Gravesite). She married Rufus Brock. He was born on May 21, 1914 in Habersham Co., GA. He died on February 26, 1998 in Greenville, Meriwether, GA (Gravesite).
(**) Melton Aubrey Farmer was born on May 31, 1937 in GA. He died on September 11, 1998 (Gravesite).
(**) Melvin Eugene Farmer was born on May 31, 1937 in GA. He died on December 28, 1961 (Gravesite).
 
 
 
 
14. Bessie Corine Adams was born on January 21, 1907 in GA. She died on February 2, 1976 in Cobb Co., GA (Gravesite). She married (1) George Allen Akers, son of Samuel A. Akers and Lula Viola Phillips, on March 22, 1924. He was born on September 1, 1903. He died on February 3, 1974 in Gordon Co., GA (Gravesite). She married (2) James Raymond Morris about 1940. He was born on July 30, 1905. He died on December 12, 1979 (Gravesite). George Allen Akers was employed as a 1930 Farmer. James Raymond Morris was employed as a 1940 Farmer.

1930 Census ~ Carroll Co., GA ~ George Allen Akers and Family
1940 Census ~ Douglas Co., GA ~ James Raymond Morris and Family
1940 Census ~ Douglas Co., GA ~ James Raymond Morris and Family pg. 2

George Allen Akers and Bessie Corine Adams had the following children:
(**) John David Akers was born on January 18, 1925 in GA. He died on January 29, 1967 (Gravesite). He married Lois Lambert Brazier. She was born on February 28, 1916. She died on May 19, 2003 (Gravesite).
(**) Olin Edward Akers was born on August 10, 1927 in GA. He died on November 20, 2003 (Gravesite).
16. Barbara JoAnn Akers was born on January 4, 1934 in Lindale, Floyd Co., GA. She died on July 7, 1978 in Cobb Co., GA. She married Walter Earl Goodson, son of Walter Earl Goodson and Mary Louvenia Dobson. He was born on September 19, 1932 in GA. He died on June 11, 2018 in GA.
 
 
 

Generation No. 5

Mary Jane & Willard Ingram
 
 
15. George Willard Ingram was born on September 21, 1916 in AL. He died on October 12, 1989 (Gravesite). He married Mary Jane Linder, daughter of Robert Nathaniel Linder and Rachel Elizabeth Tarpley. She was born on September 30, 1917. She died on February 10, 1986 (Gravesite).

Autry Temple Ingram
 
 
George Willard Ingram and Mary Jane Linder had the following child:
(**) Autry Temple Ingram was born on September 28, 1946. He died on May 16, 1967 (Gravesite).
 
 
 
 
16. Barbara JoAnn Akers was born on January 4, 1934 in Lindale, Floyd Co., GA. She died on July 7, 1978 in Cobb Co., GA (Gravesite). She married Walter Earl Goodson, son of Walter Earl Goodson and May Louvenia Dobson. He was born on September 19, 1932 in Georgia. He died on June 11, 2018 in GA (Gravesite).

Walter Earl Goodson and Barbara JoAnn Akers had the following children:
(**) (Private).
(**) (Private).
 
 
(**) No further information on this individual.  
 

 
 
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