The Descendants of Andrew Adam

Generation No. 1

1. ANDREW1 ADAM was born Abt. 1690, and died 10 Jan 1743 in Sunnyside, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He married JEAN DOG 20 Jul 1711 in Newton, Midlothian, daughter of HENDRIE DOIG and JEAN FERGUSON. She was born Dec 1691 in Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 11 Apr 1745 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for ANDREW ADAM:
OPR also records marriage as 2 Jun 1711

Residing in Sunnyside at the time of death.

More About ANDREW ADAM:
Burial: 1743, New Churchyard, Newton.
Occupation: 1743, Coal Hewer

More About JEAN DOG:
Burial: 1745, New Churchyard, Newton

Children of ANDREW ADAM and JEAN DOG are:
i. JEAN2 ADAM, b. 04 Jan 1713, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; m. JOHN SCOBIE.
ii. HUGH ADAM, b. 18 Mar 1715, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for HUGH ADAM:
Hugh's name appears on the Colliers' Loft, Newton Parish Church.

2. iii. HENRY ADAM, b. 06 Oct 1717, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iv. THOMAS ADAM, b. Dec 1719, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for THOMAS ADAM:
A Thomas Adam was working at Quarrie Pit, Edmonstone, in January 1760.

3. v. JOHN ADAM, b. 24 Mar 1724, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
4. vi. DAVID ADAM, b. 05 Jul 1726, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vii. ANDREW ADAM, b. 11 Jul 1729, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
viii. HENRY ADAM, b. 28 Jun 1735, Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland.


Generation No. 2

2. HENRY2 ADAM (ANDREW1) was born 06 Oct 1717 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He married (1) MARGRAT IRWING. He married (2) MARION MURDOCK 22 Nov 1754 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. She was born 16 May 1728 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for HENRY ADAM:
Henry's name appears on the Colliers' Loft, Newton Parish Church.

Possible previous marriage to Margrat Irwing, with daughter Magdallan born 24 Jan 1745.

Child of HENRY ADAM and MARGRAT IRWING is:
i. MAGDALLAN3 ADAM, b. 20 Jan 1745, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; m. JOHN NICOLSON, Abt. 1777, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.


Children of HENRY ADAM and MARION MURDOCK are:
ii. JOHN3 ADAM, b. 27 Aug 1755, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 31 May 1756, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iii. ALEXANDER ADAM, b. 30 Mar 1757, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iv. ANDREW ADAM, b. 13 Jun 1759, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Bef. 1771.
5. v. JOHN ADAM, b. 25 Jan 1764, Kirktown, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vi. MARION ADAM, b. 13 Jul 1766, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vii. ANDREW ADAM, b. 20 Jul 1771, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.


3. JOHN2 ADAM (ANDREW1) was born 24 Mar 1724 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He married MARGARET ROBERTSON 27 Jun 1746 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, daughter of JAMES ROBERTSON and MARGARET COWIE. She was born 25 Jan 1727 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Children of JOHN ADAM and MARGARET ROBERTSON are:
i. JAMES3 ADAM, b. 04 Jul 1747, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
6. ii. ANDREW ADAM, b. 23 Jun 1749, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iii. JEAN ADAM, b. 29 May 1751, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
7. iv. MARGARET ADAM, b. Sep 1753, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 17 Jan 1824, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.
8. v. HUGH ADAM, b. 25 Mar 1756, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Mar 1844, Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland.
vi. THOMAS ADAM, b. 20 Aug 1758, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vii. DAVID ADAM, b. 25 Mar 1760, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
viii. JANET ADAM, b. 19 Sep 1763, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
9. ix. JEAN ADAM, b. 17 Oct 1767, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 01 Jan 1838, Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland.


4. DAVID2 ADAM (ANDREW1) was born 05 Jul 1726 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He married MARGRAT SCOT 09 Aug 1751 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, daughter of THOMAS SCOT and HELLEN ADAM. She was born 11 Feb 1732 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for DAVID ADAM:
A David Adam was working at Back Dean Pit, Edmonstone, in January 1760.

Children of DAVID ADAM and MARGRAT SCOT are:
i. HELEN3 ADAM, b. 1752, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
ii. JEAN ADAM, b. 1754, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iii. JANET ADAM, b. 1756, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iv. SCOT ADAM, b. 1759, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
10. v. JOHN ADAM, b. 19 Apr 1762, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 12 Dec 1831, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vi. MARGARET ADAM, b. 1765, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vii. DAVID ADAM, b. 1766, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
viii. HUGH ADAM, b. 1768, Niddrie, Midlothian, Scotland.


Generation No. 3

5. JOHN3 ADAM (HENRY2, ANDREW1) was born 25 Jan 1764 in Kirktown, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He married JANET KINLAY 28 Oct 1781 in Tranent, Scotland. He was killed in the Tranent Massacre, on 29 Aug 1797.

Children of JOHN ADAM and JANET KINLAY are:
i. JACKIE4 ADAMS, b. Macmerry, East Lothian, Scotland.
ii. EUPHEMIA ELIZABETH ADAMS, b. 15 Aug 1786, Tranent, Scotland; d. 19 May 1866, Gladsmuir, Haddington, Scotland; m. JAMES SMITH, 21 Jan 1809, Edinburgh, Scotland.


6. ANDREW3 ADAM (JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 23 Jun 1749 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He married JEAN BENNETT 09 Jul 1773 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Children of ANDREW ADAM and JEAN BENNETT are:
i. WILLIAM4 ADAM, b. 25 Apr 1775, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
ii. MARGARET ADAM, b. 12 Jan 1778, Woolmet, Midlothian, Scotland.
iii. ANN ADAM, b. 19 Jan 1780, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
11. iv. JOHN ADAM, b. May 1782, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
v. JEAN ADAM, b. 05 Jun 1784, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; m. MARK PHILIP, 27 Mar 1805, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vi. ALEXANDER ADAM, b. 25 Aug 1786, Cockpen, Midlothian, Scotland.
vii. ANDREW ADAM, b. 03 Oct 1789, Cockpen, Midlothian, Scotland.


7. MARGARET3 ADAM (JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born Sep 1753 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 17 Jan 1824 in Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland. She married PETER LOW, son of JOHN LOW and ELIZABETH BELL. He was born 15 Mar 1758 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Child of MARGARET ADAM and PETER LOW is:
i. PETER4 LOW, b. 1795, Inveresk, Scotland.


8. HUGH3 ADAM (JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 25 Mar 1756 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died Mar 1844 in Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland. He married AGNES KER, daughter of MARK KER and MARY PATERSON. She was born 14 Sep 1757 in Newton, Midlothian, and died Bef. 1841.

Notes for HUGH ADAM:
Living at Redrow in 1841 census.

Children of HUGH ADAM and AGNES KER are:
i. MARK4 ADAM, b. 31 Aug 1781, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 22 Jun 1825, Millerhill, Newton, Scotland.
ii. MARGARET ADAM, b. 06 Mar 1783, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 15 Aug 1853, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for MARGARET ADAM:
Shown as Margaret Adams, an Annuitant, in the 1851 census.

More About MARGARET ADAM:
Cause of Death: Rupture of Blood Vessel
Medical Information: Newton Burial Index

12. iii. JOHN ADAM, b. 03 Feb 1785, Banks, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 28 Mar 1846, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.
iv. MARY ADAM, b. 17 Oct 1786, Woolmet, Midlothian, Scotland.
v. AGNES ADAM, b. 29 Jun 1788, Cockpen, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Aft. 1851.

Notes for AGNES ADAM:
Cockpen is SW of Dalkeith

Living in Adamsrow in 1841.

Lodging with Magdalen Craig in 1851.

vi. JEAN ADAM, b. 12 Feb 1790, Woolmet, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 02 Apr 1827, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.
vii. MARGARET ADAM, b. 23 Dec 1791, Newbackdean, Midlothian, Scotland.
viii. HUGH ADAM, b. 05 Jul 1793, Newbackdean, Midlothian, Scotland.
ix. PETER ADAM, b. 31 Jul 1795, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
x. JAMES ADAM, b. 11 Mar 1798, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
xi. ISABEL ADAM, b. 09 Aug 1800, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.


9. JEAN3 ADAM (JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 17 Oct 1767 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 01 Jan 1838 in Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland. She married UNKNOWN PHILIP.

More About JEAN ADAM:
Cause of Death: Apoplexy
Medical Information: Newton Burial Index

Child of JEAN ADAM and UNKNOWN PHILIP is:
i. HUGH4 PHILIP, b. Jun 1814, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.


10. JOHN3 ADAM (DAVID2, ANDREW1) was born 19 Apr 1762 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 12 Dec 1831 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He married ELIZABETH CUNNINGHAM 20 Jan 1782 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. She was born Oct 1762 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Children of JOHN ADAM and ELIZABETH CUNNINGHAM are:
13. i. DAVID4 ADAM, b. 01 Oct 1782, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 20 May 1849, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
14. ii. MARGARET ADAM, b. 13 Feb 1785, Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Aft. 1851.
iii. HUGH ADAM, b. 12 Nov 1787, Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland; m. MARY STODART, 22 Mar 1817, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iv. HELEN ADAM, b. 07 Feb 1790, Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland; m. ADAM JACK, 18 Jun 1814, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; b. Mar 1788, Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Aft. 1848.
15. v. WILLIAM ADAM, b. 02 Dec 1793, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.
16. vi. HUGH ADAM, b. 04 Feb 1796, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 21 Sep 1845, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vii. JOHN ADAMS, b. 30 Mar 1801, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.

More About JOHN ADAMS:
Occupation: Colliery Labourer


Generation No. 4

11. JOHN4 ADAM (ANDREW3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born May 1782 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He married CHRISTIAN ADAM 04 Jul 1802 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, daughter of ANDREW ADAM and CHRISTIAN WILSON. She was born 21 Aug 1777 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died Abt. 1856 in Dalkeith, Scotland.

Children of JOHN ADAM and CHRISTIAN ADAM are:
i. CHRISTIAN5 ADAM, b. 26 Jun 1803, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; m. JAMES LAMB; b. 1802, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

More About JAMES LAMB:
Occupation: Coal Miner

ii. JOHN ADAM, b. 15 Nov 1804, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iii. JEAN ADAM, b. 06 Feb 1808, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; m. JAMES ARCHIBALD, 11 Dec 1829, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

More About JAMES ARCHIBALD:
Occupation: 1829, Coal Miner

iv. AGNES ADAM, b. 14 Jul 1809, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
v. WILLIAM ADAM, b. 03 May 1811, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vi. MARGARET ADAM, b. 19 Feb 1813, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vii. ALEXANDER ADAM, b. 21 Feb 1817, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
viii. MARGARET ADAM, b. 19 Aug 1820, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 1854, Dalkeith, Scotland; m. NAIRN YOUNG, 16 Oct 1840, Carrington, Midlothian, Scotland.


12. JOHN4 ADAM (HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 03 Feb 1785 in Banks, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 28 Mar 1846 in Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland. He married MARGARET ADAM, daughter of JOHN ADAM and ELIZABETH CUNNINGHAM. She was born 13 Feb 1785 in Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland, and died Aft. 1851.

More About JOHN ADAM:
Occupation: 1841, Coal Miner

Notes for MARGARET ADAM:
Described as "Annuitant" in 1851 Census.

Children of JOHN ADAM and MARGARET ADAM are:
i. JOHN5 ADAM, b. 23 Jul 1805, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.
17. ii. HUGH ADAM, b. 23 Jun 1807, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 05 Jun 1847, Whitehill, Dalkeith, Scotland.
18. iii. ELIZABETH ADAM, b. 06 Jun 1809, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 13 Aug 1868, Dalkeith, Scotland.
19. iv. MARK ADAM, b. 27 Jul 1811, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 01 Nov 1850, Claybarns, Midlothian, Scotland.
v. HELEN ADAM, b. 03 Feb 1816, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.
vi. MARGARET ADAM, b. 30 Apr 1818, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for MARGARET ADAM:
Living with parents in Adamsrow in 1841.

vii. JEAN ADAM, b. 04 Aug 1820, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for JEAN ADAM:
Living with parents in Adamsrow in 1841.

20. viii. DAVID ADAM, b. 22 Jan 1826, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.


13. DAVID4 ADAM (JOHN3, DAVID2, ANDREW1) was born 01 Oct 1782 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 20 May 1849 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He married CHRISTIAN PHILIP 28 Feb 1806 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. She was born 1780, and died Aft. 1851.

Notes for DAVID ADAM:
1841 census gives age as 49.


More About DAVID ADAM:
Occupation: Colliery Manager

Children of DAVID ADAM and CHRISTIAN PHILIP are:
i. MARY5 ADAMS, b. 14 Feb 1807, Adamsrow, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
ii. JOHN ADAMS, b. 28 Dec 1808, Adamsrow, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iii. HELEN ADAMS, b. 15 Mar 1811, Adamsrow, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iv. DAVID ADAMS, b. 08 Jun 1813, Adamsrow, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
v. WILLIAM ADAMS, b. 19 Dec 1815, Adamsrow, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vi. ELIZABETH ADAMS, b. 19 Oct 1818, Adamsrow, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vii. ISABEL ADAMS, b. 11 May 1821, Adamsrow, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
viii. MARY ADAMS, b. 11 May 1821, Adamsrow, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 08 Aug 1871, Cockpen, Midlothian, Scotland; m. THOMAS PHILIP, 28 Apr 1843, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

More About THOMAS PHILIP:
Occupation: 1871, Colliery Underground Manager

ix. WILLIAM ADAMS, b. 30 May 1823, Adamsrow, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

More About WILLIAM ADAMS:
Occupation: 1841, Gardener


14. MARGARET4 ADAM (JOHN3, DAVID2, ANDREW1) was born 13 Feb 1785 in Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland, and died Aft. 1851. She married JOHN ADAM, son of HUGH ADAM and AGNES KER. He was born 03 Feb 1785 in Banks, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 28 Mar 1846 in Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for MARGARET ADAM:
Described as "Annuitant" in 1851 Census.

More About JOHN ADAM:
Occupation: 1841, Coal Miner

Children are listed above under (12) John Adam.

15. WILLIAM4 ADAM (JOHN3, DAVID2, ANDREW1) was born 02 Dec 1793 in Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland. He married HELEN ROBERTSON 04 Jul 1818 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. She was born Abt. 1797 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Children of WILLIAM ADAM and HELEN ROBERTSON are:
i. JANET5 ADAM, b. 26 Oct 1819, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
ii. ELIZABETH ADAM, b. 06 Aug 1821, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
21. iii. WILLIAM ADAM, b. 15 Nov 1823, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 07 Nov 1893, Harrisville, QLD, Australia.
22. iv. ISABELLA ADAM, b. 22 May 1826, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 05 Dec 1903, Black Hill, Victoria, Australia.
v. JAMES STENHOUSE ADAM, b. 22 Oct 1829, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
vi. JANE STENHOUSE ADAM, b. 22 Oct 1829, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.


16. HUGH4 ADAM (JOHN3, DAVID2, ANDREW1) was born 04 Feb 1796 in Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 21 Sep 1845 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He married ISABELLA PHILIP 16 Sep 1816 in Squaretown, Midlothian, Scotland. She was born 19 Mar 1795 in Squaretown, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 1879 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for HUGH ADAM:
Accidental Drowning.


More About HUGH ADAM:
Occupation: Wright

Children of HUGH ADAM and ISABELLA PHILIP are:
i. MARY5 ADAM, b. 24 Apr 1819, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
ii. JOHN ADAM, b. 05 Jan 1822, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Aft. 1841; m. AGNES; b. 1822, Crichton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for JOHN ADAM:
Living in Inveresk in 1851.

More About JOHN ADAM:
Occupation: 1841, Wright

iii. MARK ADAM, b. 02 Feb 1824, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iv. ELIZABETH ADAM, b. 16 Mar 1826, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for ELIZABETH ADAM:
Possibly servant to David and Janet Adams of Wester Millerhill at 1841 census.

v. DAVID ADAMS, b. 11 Jul 1828, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Aft. 1841.

More About DAVID ADAMS:
Occupation: 1841, Gardener Apprentice

23. vi. HUGH ADAM, b. 10 Oct 1830, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 27 Sep 1865, Buffalo, New York, USA.
vii. CHRISTIAN ADAMS, b. 1833, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Aft. 1841.
viii. WILLIAM ADAMS, b. 10 Mar 1836, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Aft. 1841.


Generation No. 5

17. HUGH5 ADAM (JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 23 Jun 1807 in Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 05 Jun 1847 in Whitehill, Dalkeith, Scotland. He married ISABELLA MUCKLE 23 Dec 1829 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, daughter of GEORGE MUCKLE and MARGARET ROBERTSON. She was born 1805 in Liberton, Scotland, and died 24 Jul 1872 in Dalkeith, Scotland.

Notes for HUGH ADAM:
Living in Adamsrow in 1841.

More About HUGH ADAM:
Cause of Death: Asthma
Medical Information: Newton Burial Index
Occupation: Coal miner

Notes for ISABELLA MUCKLE:
Has reverted to Isabella Meikle in the 1851 Census. Described there as a Washer Woman on Parish Assistance. Living at Tolbooth Close, Patterson's Land.

Living at 13 South Street, Dalkeith, in 1861.

Children of HUGH ADAM and ISABELLA MUCKLE are:
i. MARGARET6 ADAMS, b. 01 Oct 1832, Newton, Scotland; d. Aft. 1841.

Notes for MARGARET ADAMS:
Witnesses at baptism: Peter Peacock and John Adam.

Not listed in mother's household in 1851.

ii. PETER ADAMS, b. 27 Dec 1834, Newton, Scotland; d. 27 Aug 1838, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.
24. iii. GEORGE ADAMS, b. 13 Apr 1837, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 11 May 1885, USA.
iv. ELIZABETH ADAMS, b. 29 Apr 1839, Newton, Scotland; d. Aft. 1851.
25. v. JAMES ADAMS, b. 04 Apr 1841, Newton, Scotland; d. 05 Apr 1901, Dalkeith, Scotland.
26. vi. JOHN HUNTER ADAMS, b. 31 Mar 1843, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 08 Feb 1897, Leith Hospital, Leith, Scotland.
27. vii. MARK ADAMS, b. 31 Mar 1843, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 29 Nov 1901, Edinburgh, Scotland.
28. viii. JOANNA ELLIOT ADAMS, b. 25 Apr 1846, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 27 Feb 1906, Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland.


18. ELIZABETH5 ADAM (JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 06 Jun 1809 in Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 13 Aug 1868 in Dalkeith, Scotland. She married PETER PEACOCK. He was born 1811 in Liberton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for ELIZABETH ADAM:
Living with Peter Peacock, in Millerhill in 1841.

More About PETER PEACOCK:
Occupation: 1851, Coal Miner

Children of ELIZABETH ADAM and PETER PEACOCK are:
i. JAMES6 PEACOCK, b. 1836, Prestonpans, Scotland.

More About JAMES PEACOCK:
Occupation: 1851, Coal Miner

ii. MARGARET PEACOCK, b. 1843, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iii. RICHARD PEACOCK, b. 1845, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
iv. JOHN PEACOCK, b. 1847, Prestonpans, Scotland.


19. MARK5 ADAM (JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 27 Jul 1811 in Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 01 Nov 1850 in Claybarns, Midlothian, Scotland. He married HELEN BROWN 10 Apr 1835 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, daughter of JAMES BROWN and HELEN MUCKLE. She was born 13 Sep 1812 in Tod Hills, Liberton, Scotland, and died Aft. 1851.

More About MARK ADAM:
Cause of Death: Asthma
Medical Information: Newton Burial Index
Occupation: Coal Miner

More About HELEN BROWN:
Occupation: Agricultural Labourer

Children of MARK ADAM and HELEN BROWN are:
i. HELEN6 ADAM, b. 18 Mar 1836, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland.
29. ii. MARGARET ADAM, b. 07 Feb 1838, Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 02 Sep 1895, Millerhill, Midlothian, Scotland.
30. iii. JAMES ADAMS, b. 03 Feb 1840, Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Aft. 1891.
iv. ELIZABETH ADAM, b. 19 Mar 1842, Inveresk, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Aft. 1850; m. JOHN HERKES, 03 Jul 1868, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
v. JOHN ADAM, b. 13 Jul 1844, Inveresk, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Aft. 1850.
vi. THOMAS ADAM, b. 02 Mar 1850, Claybarns, Midlothian, Scotland.


20. DAVID5 ADAM (JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 22 Jan 1826 in Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland. He married MARY B. She was born 1828 in Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

Notes for DAVID ADAM:
Living with parents in Adamsrow in 1841.

More About DAVID ADAM:
Occupation: Coal Miner

Children of DAVID ADAM and MARY B are:
i. JEAN6 ADAM, b. 1848, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.
ii. MARGARET ADAM, b. 1850, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.


21. WILLIAM5 ADAM (WILLIAM4, JOHN3, DAVID2, ANDREW1) was born 15 Nov 1823 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 07 Nov 1893 in Harrisville, QLD, Australia. He married ALLISON DIXON 07 Mar 1845 in Edinburgh, Scotland. She was born 1824 in Edinburgh, Scotland, and died 1898 in Harrisville, QLD, Australia.

Notes for WILLIAM ADAM:
William is the earliest emigrant I have found (1853).

More About WILLIAM ADAM:
Occupation: 1853, Carpenter

Children of WILLIAM ADAM and ALLISON DIXON are:
i. JANET ALEXANDER6 ADAMS, b. 02 Jun 1846, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 12 Aug 1905, Munbilla, QLD, Australia; m. ISAIAH TITMARSH, 02 Oct 1863, Ipswich, QLD, Australia.
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ii. HELEN ROBERTSON ADAMS, b. 23 Apr 1848, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 13 Apr 1919, Ipswich, QLD, Australia; m. CHARLES ST VINCENT VERRALL, 05 Aug 1869, Queensland, Australia; b. 06 May 1844, Aboard vessell St Vincent; d. 1923, Queensland, Australia.

Notes for HELEN ROBERTSON ADAMS:
Helen and Charles had 11 children.

iii. JANE ADAMS, b. 1850, Dalkeith, Scotland.
iv. WILLIAM ADAMS, b. Sep 1852, Dalkeith, Scotland.
v. ALISON DICKSON ADAMS, b. 23 Nov 1854, Queensland, Australia.
vi. DAVID ADAMS, b. 1859, Queensland, Australia; d. 13 May 1933, Harrisville, QLD, Australia.
vii. JOHN ALEXANDER ADAMS, b. 04 Mar 1861, Queensland, Australia; d. 06 Dec 1893, QLD, Australia.
viii. ELIZABETH ADAMS, b. 26 Jul 1863, Queensland, Australia.
ix. ISABELLA ALEXANDER ADAMS, b. 14 Oct 1865, Queensland, Australia.


22. ISABELLA5 ADAM (WILLIAM4, JOHN3, DAVID2, ANDREW1) was born 22 May 1826 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 05 Dec 1903 in Black Hill, Victoria, Australia. She married JAMES MCCALLY 27 Apr 1849 in Glencorse, Midlothian, Scotland. He was born 28 Dec 1821 in Glencorse, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 05 Dec 1900 in Black Hill, Victoria, Australia.

Children of ISABELLA ADAM and JAMES MCCALLY are:
i. HELEN6 MCCALLY, b. Oct 1849, Glencorse, Midlothian, Scotland.
ii. JAMES MCCALLY, b. Feb 1852, Glencorse, Midlothian, Scotland.
iii. ELIZABETH MCCALLY, b. Dec 1853, Glencorse, Midlothian, Scotland.


23. HUGH5 ADAM (HUGH4, JOHN3, DAVID2, ANDREW1) was born 10 Oct 1830 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 27 Sep 1865 in Buffalo, New York, USA. He married BARBARA LYALL 08 Aug 1851 in Edinburgh, Scotland. She was born 02 Mar 1831 in Edinburgh, Scotland, and died 07 Aug 1918 in Buffalo, New York, USA.

Notes for HUGH ADAM:
Arrived New York 30 May 1857 aboard Inman Lines vessel "Glasgow".
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More About BARBARA LYALL:
Occupation: 1890, Nurse

Children of HUGH ADAM and BARBARA LYALL are:
i. BARBARA MILL6 ADAMS, b. 16 Oct 1851, 17 Fettes Row, Edinburgh, Scotland; d. Bef. May 1861, Canada.
ii. ISABELLA ADAMS, b. 27 Sep 1853, 1 South James St, Edinburgh, Scotland; d. 1933, New York State, USA.
iii. MARGARET ADAMS, b. 21 Jul 1855, 4 East James St, Edinburgh, Scotland; d. 05 May 1900, New York State, USA.
iv. WILLIAM PHILLIP ADAMS, b. 24 Jun 1857, Toronto, Canada; d. 30 Oct 1947, Buffalo, New York, USA.
v. BARBARA T ADAMS, b. 15 May 1861, Canada; d. 19 Jan 1952, Maryland, USA.
vi. ANNA ADAMS, b. 07 Mar 1866, Buffalo, New York, USA; d. 31 Jan 1951, New York State, USA.


Generation No. 6

24. GEORGE6 ADAMS (HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 13 Apr 1837 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 11 May 1885 in USA. He married JANE DUNLOP 15 Jun 1861 in Ormiston, Midlothian, Scotland. She was born 30 Jan 1841 in Ormiston, East Lothian, Scotland, and died 26 Sep 1926 in Pennsylvania, USA.

More About GEORGE ADAMS:
Occupation: Baker

Notes for JANE DUNLOP:
Jane sailed for New York on SS Europa in April/May 1873, along with children George, Margaret and Elizabeth.

Children of GEORGE ADAMS and JANE DUNLOP are:
i. CHRISTINA7 ADAMS, b. 12 Jan 1862, Scotland; d. 04 Nov 1863, Saltoun, East Lothian, Scotland.
ii. HUGH MACGREGOR ADAMS, b. 24 Nov 1863, Saltoun, East Lothian, Scotland.
31. iii. CHARLES ADAMS, b. 28 Aug 1865, Lasswade, Scotland; d. 02 Nov 1929, USA.
iv. GEORGE ADAMS, b. 27 Jun 1867, Edinburgh, Scotland; m. EMMA; b. 1873.

Notes for GEORGE ADAMS:
Living in Pittsburgh in 1890 and 1900.

v. MARGARET ADAMS, b. 26 Sep 1869, Musselburgh, Scotland.
32. vi. ELIZABETH ADAMS, b. 06 Dec 1871, Musselburgh, Scotland.
33. vii. JOHN ROBERT ADAMS, b. 28 Feb 1874, Pennsylvania, USA; d. 1940, Emsworth, Pennsylvania, USA.
viii. JANE ADAMS, b. 29 May 1876, Pennsylvania, USA.
ix. MARK ADAMS, b. 17 Mar 1880, Pennsylvania, USA.


25. JAMES6 ADAMS (HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 04 Apr 1841 in Newton, Scotland, and died 05 Apr 1901 in Dalkeith, Scotland. He married MARGARET HUGHES 25 Sep 1868 in Dalkeith, Scotland. She was born 1839 in Stobie, Peeblesshire, Scotland, and died 1889 in Dalkeith, Scotland.

More About JAMES ADAMS:
Occupation: House Painter

Children of JAMES ADAMS and MARGARET HUGHES are:
i. HELEN JACKSON7 ADAMS, b. 02 Feb 1869, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 1930; m. PETER HENDERSON.

More About HELEN JACKSON ADAMS:
Occupation: Dressmaker

ii. JOHN ADAMS, b. 02 Feb 1869, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. Aft. 1891.

More About JOHN ADAMS:
Occupation: House Painter

iii. ISABELLA ADAMS, b. 27 Apr 1870, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 1886, Dalkeith, Scotland.
iv. JAMES ADAMS, b. 30 Jan 1872, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. Aft. 1909.

Notes for JAMES ADAMS:
Living at 21 Stewart Terrace, Gorgie, Edinburgh, in 1901.

Living at 10 Watt Street, Edinburgh, in 1909....cannot trace this address.

More About JAMES ADAMS:
Occupation: House Painter

v. DANIEL HUGHES ADAMS, b. 1875, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 02 Aug 1909, Lasswade, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for DANIEL HUGHES ADAMS:
Shown as Douglas in 1881 Census.

More About DANIEL HUGHES ADAMS:
Occupation: Tailor's Apprentice.


26. JOHN HUNTER6 ADAMS (HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 31 Mar 1843 in Dalkeith, Scotland, and died 08 Feb 1897 in Leith Hospital, Leith, Scotland. He married MARGARET BIRD 31 Dec 1869 in Prestonpans, Scotland, daughter of JOHN BIRD and CATHERINE INGLIS. She was born 1847 in Prestonpans, Scotland, and died 06 Jun 1921 in 19 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland.

Notes for JOHN HUNTER ADAMS:
Twin of Mark Adams.

First mention of the middle name Hunter, which persists for several generations. Only clue to its origin, a John Hunter (b.1821), surgeon in Dalkeith, may have been involved at the birth of the twins. His address (White Hart St) in 1841 is adjacent to South Street (address of twins in 1851).

John was living at 16 Wilkie Place, Leith, during 1881 census.

Brother George emigrated to Pennsylvania about 1873.

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More About JOHN HUNTER ADAMS:
Occupation: Journeyman Blacksmith

Notes for MARGARET BIRD:
Listed as deaf in 1901 census.

Children of JOHN ADAMS and MARGARET BIRD are:
34. i. CATHERINE INGLIS BIRD7 ADAMS, b. 27 Dec 1870, Prestonpans, Scotland; d. 24 Dec 1928, 11 Portland Place, Leith, Scotland.
35. ii. JOHN BIRD HUNTER ADAMS, b. 11 Oct 1872, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 09 Apr 1934, Wellington, New Zealand.
36. iii. JAMES ADAMS, b. 12 Oct 1874, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 12 Jan 1938, Leith Hospital, Leith, Scotland.
37. iv. GEORGE MEIKLE ADAMS, b. 29 Dec 1876, 16 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland; d. 05 Apr 1955, Leith Hospital, Leith, Scotland.
38. v. ISABELLA BIRD ADAMS, b. 21 Jul 1879, 16 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland; d. 31 Aug 1904, Valletta, Malta.
39. vi. MARGARET BIRD ADAMS, b. 31 Aug 1881, 16 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland; d. 11 Jun 1924, 19 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland.
40. vii. HUGH MARK ADAMS, b. 14 Oct 1885, 19 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland; d. 17 Apr 1949, 36 Sloan Street, Leith, Scotland.


27. MARK6 ADAMS (HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 31 Mar 1843 in Dalkeith, Scotland, and died 29 Nov 1901 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He married (1) MARGARET DICKSON 31 Dec 1867 in Dalkeith, Scotland. She was born 1849 in Colinton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 1874 in Dalkeith, Scotland. He married (2) MARGARET DOBIE 1876 in Dalkeith, Midlothian. She died 1883 in Leith, Scotland. He married (3) MARIA BROWN 1887 in Leith, Scotland. She was born 1856, and died 07 Nov 1912 in Boroughmuirhead, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Notes for MARK ADAMS:
Living in Lothian Street, Dalkeith, in 1872.

More About MARK ADAMS:
Occupation: Iron Moulder

Notes for MARIA BROWN:
Maria Brown or Wade

Children of MARK ADAMS and MARGARET DICKSON are:
41. i. JANET STRUTHERS7 ADAMS, b. 30 Oct 1868, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 27 Dec 1935, Bangour Hospital, West Lothian, Scotland.
ii. HUGH ADAMS, b. 11 May 1870, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 1890, Leith, Scotland.
42. iii. FRANCIS DICKSON ADAMS, b. 26 May 1872, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 01 Aug 1948, Broxburn, West Lothian, Scotland.
iv. GEORGE DICKSON ADAMS, b. 26 May 1872, Dalkeith, Scotland.
v. MARK ADAMS, b. 05 Sep 1874, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 1876, Dalkeith, Scotland.


Child of MARK ADAMS and MARGARET DOBIE is:
vi. JOHN L7 ADAMS, b. 1877, Dalkeith, Scotland; d. 1941, Maryhill, Glasgow, Scotland.

Notes for JOHN L ADAMS:
Lodging at 19 Wilkie Place, Leith, in 1901 (late uncle's house).


28. JOANNA ELLIOT6 ADAMS (HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 25 Apr 1846 in Dalkeith, Scotland, and died 27 Feb 1906 in Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland. She married ROBERT KEIR 16 Jun 1871 in Glasgow, Scotland. He was born 1850.

Notes for JOANNA ELLIOT ADAMS:
Living at 8 Whitehall Street, Glasgow, at the time of marriage.

Marriage cert gives age as 21 in 1871.

More About JOANNA ELLIOT ADAMS:
Occupation: Domestic Servant

More About ROBERT KEIR:
Occupation: Mason

Child of JOANNA ADAMS and ROBERT KEIR is:
i. MARGARET7 KEIR, b. 01 Nov 1873, Glasgow, Scotland.


29. MARGARET6 ADAM (MARK5, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 07 Feb 1838 in Adamsrow, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 02 Sep 1895 in Millerhill, Midlothian, Scotland. She married GEORGE PAXTON 24 Jun 1862 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, son of JAMES PAXTON and JEMIMA ANDERSON. He was born 1836 in Millerhill, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 20 Jul 1892 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for MARGARET ADAM:
Gravestone No.11, Newton Kirkyard

The family were running the Millerhill Grocery Store in 1881.

More About GEORGE PAXTON:
Occupation: 1862, Grocer.

Children of MARGARET ADAM and GEORGE PAXTON are:
i. GEORGE7 PAXTON, d. Bef. 1880.
ii. JAMES PAXTON, b. 04 May 1863, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 01 Jul 1897, Edinburgh, Scotland.

More About JAMES PAXTON:
Occupation: Grocer's assistant (1881)

iii. JOHN W PAXTON, b. 1865; d. 31 Jul 1888, Kansas City, USA.
iv. JEMIMA ANDERSON PAXTON, b. 1868, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. Bef. 1880.
v. THOMAS ADAMS PAXTON, b. 1869, Ohio, USA.
vi. ALICE J PAXTON, b. 1872, Pennsylvania, USA; d. 20 Apr 1948.
vii. MARK ADAMS PAXTON, b. 1875, Pennsylvania, USA; d. 01 Jan 1899, Heilbron, Orange Free State.


30. JAMES6 ADAMS (MARK5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 03 Feb 1840 in Redrow, Midlothian, Scotland, and died Aft. 1891. He married ELIZABETH PHILIP 13 May 1864 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, daughter of DAVID PHILIP and JANET WRIGHT. She was born 1839 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 09 Jun 1892 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for JAMES ADAMS:
Living at Millerhill East in 1881.

More About JAMES ADAMS:
Occupation: Coal Miner/Railway Labourer

Children of JAMES ADAMS and ELIZABETH PHILIP are:
i. MARK7 ADAMS, b. 1865, Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland; d. 21 Jan 1939, Edinburgh, Scotland.

More About MARK ADAMS:
Occupation: Telegraph Messenger

43. ii. JANET ADAMS, b. 1867, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland; d. 12 Aug 1929, Burntisland, Fife, Scotland.
iii. DAVID ADAMS, b. 1873, Pennsylvania, USA.
iv. ANDREW ADAMS, b. 1877, Newton, Midlothian, Scotland.


Generation No. 7

31. CHARLES7 ADAMS (GEORGE6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 28 Aug 1865 in Lasswade, Scotland, and died 02 Nov 1929 in USA. He married ANNE IRENE PARGE. She was born 1882 in Pennsylvania, USA, and died 03 Nov 1925.

Notes for CHARLES ADAMS:
Living in Pittsburgh in 1890 and 1900.

Child of CHARLES ADAMS and ANNE PARGE is:
44. i. CHARLES8 ADAMS, b. 1902.


32. ELIZABETH7 ADAMS (GEORGE6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 06 Dec 1871 in Musselburgh, Scotland. She married ALFRED W MEANS 1896.

Notes for ELIZABETH ADAMS:
Jane and her son Mark were living with the Means family at the time of the 1900 census.

Children of ELIZABETH ADAMS and ALFRED MEANS are:
i. ADA F8 MEANS, b. 1895.
ii. WILBER MEANS, b. 1898.


33. JOHN ROBERT7 ADAMS (GEORGE6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 28 Feb 1874 in Pennsylvania, USA, and died 1940 in Emsworth, Pennsylvania, USA. He married ELIZABETH WALSH 19 Jan 1898 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. She was born 03 Sep 1876 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, and died Jan 1924 in Swickley, Pennsylvania, USA.

Children of JOHN ADAMS and ELIZABETH WALSH are:
45. i. HOWARD GEORGE8 ADAMS, b. 24 Oct 1898, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; d. 20 Nov 1978, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
ii. EARL ADAMS, b. Abt. 1899, Pennsylvania, USA.
46. iii. CLYDE E ADAMS, b. 28 Mar 1907, Swickley, Pennsylvania, USA; d. 16 Nov 1971, Emsworth, Pennsylvania, USA.


34. CATHERINE INGLIS BIRD7 ADAMS (JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 27 Dec 1870 in Prestonpans, Scotland, and died 24 Dec 1928 in 11 Portland Place, Leith, Scotland. She married JOHN ROBERT HENDERSON 24 Jul 1896 in Leith, Scotland, son of GEORGE HENDERSON and JESSIE MESSER. He was born 1868 in Glasgow, Scotland, and died 12 Dec 1948 in Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland.

More About CATHERINE INGLIS BIRD ADAMS:
Occupation: Domestic Servant

Notes for JOHN ROBERT HENDERSON:
Usual residence in 1948 was 11 Portland Place, Leith.

More About JOHN ROBERT HENDERSON:
Occupation: Flour Miller

Child of CATHERINE ADAMS and JOHN HENDERSON is:
i. GEORGE ADAMS8 HENDERSON, b. 25 Mar 1897, Leith, Scotland; d. 25 Nov 1950, 4 Gt Junction Street, Leith, Scotland; m. JEANIE ALLISON; b. 1900, Polmont, Stirling, Scotland; d. 1986, Falkirk, Scotland.

More About GEORGE ADAMS HENDERSON:
Occupation: Blacksmith's Hammerman


35. JOHN BIRD HUNTER7 ADAMS (JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 11 Oct 1872 in Dalkeith, Scotland, and died 09 Apr 1934 in Wellington, New Zealand. He married CHRISTINA HAMILTON 03 Jul 1896 in Leith, Scotland, daughter of WILLIAM HAMILTON and CHRISTINA WILSON. She was born 28 Apr 1873 in Newhaven, Leith, Scotland, and died May 1958 in Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand.

Notes for JOHN BIRD HUNTER ADAMS:
The family emigrated to New Zealand in April, 1920 (Christina went first, in 1914).

John was buried at Taita Old Monumental Cemetery, Wellington.

More About JOHN BIRD HUNTER ADAMS:
Occupation: 1896, Hammerman

More About CHRISTINA HAMILTON:
Occupation: Domestic Servant

Children of JOHN ADAMS and CHRISTINA HAMILTON are:
47. i. CHRISTINA WILSON8 ADAMS, b. 1897, Newhaven, Leith, Scotland; d. 1970, New Zealand.
ii. MARGARET BIRD ADAMS, b. 1898, Newhaven, Leith, Scotland; d. Dec 1921, Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand.

Notes for MARGARET BIRD ADAMS:
Did not marry.

48. iii. JOHN HUNTER ADAMS, b. 21 Jun 1900, Newhaven, Leith, Scotland; d. Nov 1989, New Zealand.
iv. WILLIAM HAMILTON ADAMS, b. 07 May 1905, Leith, Scotland; d. Nov 1985, Wellington, New Zealand.

Notes for WILLIAM HAMILTON ADAMS:
William lived at 1 Gower Street, Upper Hutt, and is buried at Akatarawa Cemetery, Upper Hutt, Wellington, Area RSA Sec 2, Plot 54. He had joined the Mormon faith.
Did not marry.

v. JESSIE ADAMS, b. 1903, Leith, Scotland; d. New Zealand; m. VICTOR BIDDLE.

Notes for JESSIE ADAMS:
No children.

vi. ISABELLA BIRD ADAMS, b. 03 Mar 1907, Leith, Scotland; d. 04 Apr 1992, Wellington, New Zealand; m. ARTHUR DAVID AUSTIN CHUDLEIGH, 1930, New Zealand; b. 1907; d. 21 Jan 1987, Wellington, New Zealand.

Notes for ISABELLA BIRD ADAMS:
Isabella died at the Wesleyhaven Private Hospital. She was cremated, and her ashes were scattered.
No children.

Notes for ARTHUR DAVID AUSTIN CHUDLEIGH:
Buried at Whenua Tapu cemetery, Petone, Wellington.

49. vii. DAVINA ADAMS, b. 1909, Leith, Scotland; d. New Zealand.
50. viii. CATHERINE INGLIS HAMILTON ADAMS, b. 1911, Leith, Scotland; d. New Zealand.


36. JAMES7 ADAMS (JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 12 Oct 1874 in Dalkeith, Scotland, and died 12 Jan 1938 in Leith Hospital, Leith, Scotland. He married AGNES MEIKLE 20 Jul 1900 in Leith, Scotland. She was born 18 Nov 1874 in Leith, Scotland, and died 1942 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Notes for JAMES ADAMS:
Living at 13 Craigentinny Road, Edinburgh, in 1938

More About JAMES ADAMS:
Occupation: Blacksmith's Hammerman

More About AGNES MEIKLE:
Occupation: Domestic Servant

Child of JAMES ADAMS and AGNES MEIKLE is:
i. JOHN HUNTER8 ADAMS, b. 1907, Leith, Scotland; d. 1973, Leith, Scotland; m. ALICE FLEMING SPENCE, 30 Jan 1931, Edinburgh, Scotland; b. 1904; d. 1985.

More About JOHN HUNTER ADAMS:
Occupation: Assistant Restaurant Chef

More About ALICE FLEMING SPENCE:
Occupation: Rubber Worker


37. GEORGE MEIKLE7 ADAMS (JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 29 Dec 1876 in 16 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland, and died 05 Apr 1955 in Leith Hospital, Leith, Scotland. He married HELEN GIBSON SWEENEY 28 Dec 1900 in Leith, Scotland, daughter of JAMES SWEENEY and MARGARET BRIDGES. She was born 22 May 1877 in Leith, Scotland, and died 1964 in 21 Dalmeny Street, Leith, Scotland.

Notes for GEORGE MEIKLE ADAMS:
Living at 27 Bowling Green St, Leith in 1901 and 1905.

More About GEORGE MEIKLE ADAMS:
Occupation: Flour Miller

Notes for HELEN GIBSON SWEENEY:
Born at 20 Bonnington Rd, Leith.

Children of GEORGE ADAMS and HELEN SWEENEY are:
i. JOHN HUNTER8 ADAMS, b. 04 Oct 1901, Leith, Scotland; d. 27 Sep 1993, City Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland; m. BARBARA PARKER COX, 09 Jan 1930, Edinburgh, Scotland; b. 20 Nov 1902, Edinburgh, Scotland.

More About JOHN HUNTER ADAMS:
Occupation: Boilermaker

More About BARBARA PARKER COX:
Occupation: 1930, Baker Shop Keeper

51. ii. JAMES SWEENEY ADAMS, b. 04 Jun 1913, Leith, Scotland; d. 09 Oct 1995, Edinburgh, Scotland.


38. ISABELLA BIRD7 ADAMS (JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 21 Jul 1879 in 16 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland, and died 31 Aug 1904 in Valletta, Malta. She married JOHN DONALDSON 24 Oct 1903 in Valletta, Malta, son of JOHN DONALDSON and ISABELLA PEARSON. He was born Sep 1878 in Montrose, Angus, Scotland, and died 21 Sep 1918 in 19 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland.

Notes for ISABELLA BIRD ADAMS:
Living in Sliema, Malta, prior to marriage.

Buried in Ta'Braxia Cemetery, Malta. 1 September, 1904.

More About ISABELLA BIRD ADAMS:
Occupation: 1901, Dressmaker

Notes for JOHN DONALDSON:
John married both Isabella Bird Adams, and Margaret Bird Adams.

Joined the Royal Artillery on 7/2/1894.
Height 5'5"
Weight 105 lbs
Eyes Light Hazel
Hair Brown

Served in Malta Dec 1899 to Dec 1906
Left the army in Feb 1916.

Cause of death said not to be related to service in the army.

More About JOHN DONALDSON:
Occupation: Gunner 2485, Royal Garrison Artillery

Child of ISABELLA ADAMS and JOHN DONALDSON is:
i. JOHN8 DONALDSON, b. 15 Aug 1904, Valletta, Malta; d. 29 Apr 1905, 19 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland.

Notes for JOHN DONALDSON:
Living with grandmother at time of death.


39. MARGARET BIRD7 ADAMS (JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 31 Aug 1881 in 16 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland, and died 11 Jun 1924 in 19 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland. She married JOHN DONALDSON 29 Jul 1910 in Leith, Scotland, son of JOHN DONALDSON and ISABELLA PEARSON. He was born Sep 1878 in Montrose, Angus, Scotland, and died 21 Sep 1918 in 19 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland.

More About MARGARET BIRD ADAMS:
Occupation: Biscuit Packer

Notes for JOHN DONALDSON:
John married both Isabella Bird Adams, and Margaret Bird Adams.

Joined the Royal Artillery on 7/2/1894.
Height 5'5"
Weight 105 lbs
Eyes Light Hazel
Hair Brown

Served in Malta Dec 1899 to Dec 1906
Left the army in Feb 1916.

Cause of death said not to be related to service in the army.

More About JOHN DONALDSON:
Occupation: Gunner 2485, Royal Garrison Artillery

Children of MARGARET ADAMS and JOHN DONALDSON are:
52. i. JOHN HUNTER ADAMS8 DONALDSON, b. 09 May 1912, Leith, Scotland; d. 17 Jul 1962, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland.
ii. MARGARET BIRD ADAMS DONALDSON, b. 26 Jul 1914, Leith, Scotland; d. 1987, Leith, Scotland; m. UNKNOWN RUTHERFORD.


40. HUGH MARK7 ADAMS (JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 14 Oct 1885 in 19 Wilkie Place, Leith, Scotland, and died 17 Apr 1949 in 36 Sloan Street, Leith, Scotland. He married AGNES SCOTT BAXTER 20 Dec 1912 in Leith, Scotland. She was born 1882 in Leith, Scotland, and died 1954 in Strathbrock, West Lothian, Scotland.

Notes for HUGH MARK ADAMS:
Living at 68 Lorne St, Leith, in 1918, 1921

More About HUGH MARK ADAMS:
Occupation: Apprentice Tinsmith/Railway Porter

More About AGNES SCOTT BAXTER:
Occupation: Factory Worker

Child of HUGH ADAMS and AGNES BAXTER is:
i. ALLISON SCOTT BAXTER8 ADAMS, b. 1913, Leith, Scotland; d. 1984, Edinburgh, Scotland; m. (1) UNKNOWN PRATT; m. (2) UNKNOWN BAILLIE, Aft. 1931.

Notes for ALLISON SCOTT BAXTER ADAMS:
Living at 68 Lorne Street, Leith, in 1930.

Living at 50 Carrick Knowe Gardens in 1949


41. JANET STRUTHERS7 ADAMS (MARK6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 30 Oct 1868 in Dalkeith, Scotland, and died 27 Dec 1935 in Bangour Hospital, West Lothian, Scotland. She married (1) UNKNOWN. She married (2) GEORGE SKILLEN 1917 in Penicuik, Midlothian, Scotland.

Notes for JANET STRUTHERS ADAMS:
Living at 14 Inglis Green Road, Edinburgh, in 1935.

More About JANET STRUTHERS ADAMS:
Occupation: Domestic Servant

More About GEORGE SKILLEN:
Occupation: Paper Mill Labourer

Child of JANET ADAMS and UNKNOWN is:
i. MARK8 ADAMS.

Notes for MARK ADAMS:
Signature on mother's death cert.

Living at Kingsknowe Cottages, Edinburgh, in 1935.

Possibly died Bathgate, West Lothian, 1988, aged 73.


42. FRANCIS DICKSON7 ADAMS (MARK6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 26 May 1872 in Dalkeith, Scotland, and died 01 Aug 1948 in Broxburn, West Lothian, Scotland. He married JESSIE BRYCE 1910 in Glasgow, Scotland. She was born 1887, and died 1963 in Armadale, West Lothian, Scotland.

More About FRANCIS DICKSON ADAMS:
Occupation: Iron Moulder (1891)

Child of FRANCIS ADAMS and JESSIE BRYCE is:
i. MARK8 ADAMS, b. 1915, Armadale, West Lothian, Scotland; d. 1988, Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland.

More About MARK ADAMS:
Occupation: Foundry Worker


43. JANET7 ADAMS (JAMES6, MARK5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 1867 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland, and died 12 Aug 1929 in Burntisland, Fife, Scotland. She married ALEXANDER KNOX WIGHT 07 Dec 1888 in Newton, Midlothian, Scotland. He was born 1863 in Aberdeen, Scotland, and died 25 Feb 1923 in Burntisland, Fife, Scotland.

More About JANET ADAMS:
Occupation: 1888, Dressmaker

More About ALEXANDER KNOX WIGHT:
Occupation: 1888, Railway Booking Clerk

Children of JANET ADAMS and ALEXANDER WIGHT are:
i. ROBERT PHILIP8 WIGHT, b. 1898, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.
ii. JAMES ADAMS WIGHT, b. 1903, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.


Generation No. 8

44. CHARLES8 ADAMS (CHARLES7, GEORGE6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 1902. He married MARIA ALVINA SCHROEDEL 04 Jul 1927. She was born 17 May 1900.

Child of CHARLES ADAMS and MARIA SCHROEDEL is:
i. ANNA MARIE9 ADAMS, b. 14 Jul 1929.


45. HOWARD GEORGE8 ADAMS (JOHN ROBERT7, GEORGE6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 24 Oct 1898 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, and died 20 Nov 1978 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. He married MARGARET MARY CORCORAN 05 Sep 1932 in Delmar, New York, USA. She was born 08 Aug 1906 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, and died 06 Jul 1983 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

Children of HOWARD ADAMS and MARGARET CORCORAN are:
53. i. HOWARD GEORGE9 ADAMS, b. 1933, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; d. 20 Jun 2001, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
54. ii. MARGARET PATRICIA ADAMS, b. USA.


46. CLYDE E8 ADAMS (JOHN ROBERT7, GEORGE6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 28 Mar 1907 in Swickley, Pennsylvania, USA, and died 16 Nov 1971 in Emsworth, Pennsylvania, USA. He married (1) KATHREN. He married (2) ANGELA FOSTER 1930. She was born 1908 in USA, and died 1943 in Pennsylvania, USA.

Child of CLYDE ADAMS and KATHREN is:
55. i. LIVING9 ADAMS.


Children of CLYDE ADAMS and ANGELA FOSTER are:
ii. LIVING9 ADAMS.
iii. LIVING ADAMS.
iv. LIVING ADAMS.


47. CHRISTINA WILSON8 ADAMS (JOHN BIRD HUNTER7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 1897 in Newhaven, Leith, Scotland, and died 1970 in New Zealand. She married REGINALD JACKSON 1915 in New Zealand.

Notes for CHRISTINA WILSON ADAMS:
Emigrated to New Zealand in 1914.


Children of CHRISTINA ADAMS and REGINALD JACKSON are:
i. HERBERT TOM9 JACKSON, b. 1917, New Zealand; d. 1970, New Zealand.
ii. REGINALD JACKSON, b. 1915, New Zealand; d. 2010, Hastings, New Zealand.
iii. FREDERICK CLARENCE JACKSON, b. 1920, New Zealand; d. 19 Sep 2008, Nelson, New Zealand.
56. iv. ROY LANCELOT JACKSON, b. 1924, New Zealand; d. 1995, New Zealand.


48. JOHN HUNTER8 ADAMS (JOHN BIRD HUNTER7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 21 Jun 1900 in Newhaven, Leith, Scotland, and died Nov 1989 in New Zealand. He married IVY GRACE PALMER 1929 in New Zealand.

Children of JOHN ADAMS and IVY PALMER are:
57. i. LIVING9 ADAMS, b. New Zealand.
ii. LIVING ADAMS, b. New Zealand.
iii. LIVING ADAMS, b. New Zealand.


49. DAVINA8 ADAMS (JOHN BIRD HUNTER7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 1909 in Leith, Scotland, and died in New Zealand. She married ERIC GOLD 1934 in New Zealand.

Children of DAVINA ADAMS and ERIC GOLD are:
i. LIVING9 GOLD, m. UNKNOWN PEARSON.
ii. LIVING GOLD.


50. CATHERINE INGLIS HAMILTON8 ADAMS (JOHN BIRD HUNTER7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 1911 in Leith, Scotland, and died in New Zealand. She married JOHN DANIEL REEDY 1938 in New Zealand.

Children of CATHERINE ADAMS and JOHN REEDY are:
i. LIVING9 REEDY.
ii. LIVING REEDY.


51. JAMES SWEENEY8 ADAMS (GEORGE MEIKLE7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 04 Jun 1913 in Leith, Scotland, and died 09 Oct 1995 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He married ISABELLA WEMYSS BROCK Apr 1937 in Edinburgh, Scotland, daughter of WILLIAM BROCK and MARY BROWN. She was born 13 Jun 1915 in Sparkhill, Birmingham, England, and died 25 Feb 1952 in the Northern General Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland.

More About JAMES SWEENEY ADAMS:
Occupation: Engineer Foreman/Teacher

More About ISABELLA WEMYSS BROCK:
Occupation: Seamstress

Children of JAMES ADAMS and ISABELLA BROCK are:
58. i. LIVING9 ADAMS, b. 09 Oct 1937, Edinburgh, Scotland.
ii. LIVING ADAMS, b. 10 Nov 1947, Edinburgh, Scotland; m. LIVING PATTISON, 10 Oct 1983, East Kilbride, Scotland; b. 15 Sep 1953, Glasgow, Scotland.

More About LIVING ADAMS:
Occupation: Civil Servant (retired)

More About LIVING PATTISON:
Occupation: Civil Servant (retired)


52. JOHN HUNTER ADAMS8 DONALDSON (MARGARET BIRD7 ADAMS, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 09 May 1912 in Leith, Scotland, and died 17 Jul 1962 in Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland. He married MARGARET MONTGOMERY MUNRO. She was born 1916 in Edinburgh, Scotland, and died 1973 in Leith, Scotland.

Notes for JOHN HUNTER ADAMS DONALDSON:
Lived at 11 Portland Place, Leith, previously occupied by his aunt, Catherine Adams (Henderson). May have been taken in by his aunt's family on the death of his mother, when he was 12.

More About JOHN HUNTER ADAMS DONALDSON:
Occupation: Grocery Branch Manager

Child of JOHN DONALDSON and MARGARET MUNRO is:
i. LIVING9 DONALDSON, b. 1951, Leith, Scotland.


Generation No. 9

53. HOWARD GEORGE9 ADAMS (HOWARD GEORGE8, JOHN ROBERT7, GEORGE6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 1933 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, and died 20 Jun 2001 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

More About HOWARD GEORGE ADAMS:
Occupation: Politician

Children of HOWARD GEORGE ADAMS are:
i. LIVING10 ADAMS.
ii. LIVING ADAMS.
iii. LIVING ADAMS.


54. MARGARET PATRICIA9 ADAMS (HOWARD GEORGE8, JOHN ROBERT7, GEORGE6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born in USA. She married (1) EUGENE CHARLES EBLE. He was born in USA.

Child of MARGARET ADAMS and EUGENE EBLE is:
i. LIVING10 EBLE, b. USA.


Child of MARGARET PATRICIA ADAMS is:
ii. LIVING10 ADAMS.


55. LIVING9 ADAMS (CLYDE E8, JOHN ROBERT7, GEORGE6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) She married MICHELE J HEYL. She was born 06 Jun 1948, and died in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

Children of LIVING ADAMS and MICHELE HEYL are:
i. LIVING10 ADAMS.
ii. LIVING ADAMS.
iii. LIVING ADAMS.
iv. LIVING ADAMS.


56. ROY LANCELOT9 JACKSON (CHRISTINA WILSON8 ADAMS, JOHN BIRD HUNTER7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 1924 in New Zealand, and died 1995 in New Zealand. He married Beryl Baddeley in New Zealand 24 July 1946.

Children of ROY LANCELOT JACKSON are:
i. LIVING10 JACKSON, b. 1947, Wanganui, New Zealand.
ii. LIVING JACKSON, b. 1950, Nelson, New Zealand.


57. LIVING9 ADAMS (JOHN HUNTER8, JOHN BIRD HUNTER7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born in New Zealand. She married LIVING SINCLAIR.

Child of LIVING ADAMS and LIVING SINCLAIR is:
59. i. LIVING10 SINCLAIR.


58. LIVING9 ADAMS (JAMES SWEENEY8, GEORGE MEIKLE7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 09 Oct 1937 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He married (1) MARY GORDON NISBET in Edinburgh, Scotland, daughter of GEORGE NISBET and BETSY MILLAR. She was born 03 May 1938 in Edinburgh, Scotland, and died 21 Jan 1999 in Perth, Australia. He married (2) LIVING BARTLETT. She was born in Cromwell, New Zealand.

More About LIVING ADAMS:
Occupation: Mechanic, Gold Prospector, Rose Grower, Smallholder

Children of LIVING ADAMS and MARY NISBET are:
60. i. LIVING10 ADAMS, b. 30 Dec 1962, Edinburgh, Scotland.
61. ii. LIVING ADAMS, b. 23 Sep 1965, Zambia.


Generation No. 10

59. LIVING10 SINCLAIR (LIVING9 ADAMS, JOHN HUNTER8, JOHN BIRD HUNTER7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) He married UNKNOWN.

Child of LIVING SINCLAIR and UNKNOWN is:
i. LIVING11 SINCLAIR.


60. LIVING10 ADAMS (LIVING9, JAMES SWEENEY8, GEORGE MEIKLE7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 30 Dec 1962 in Edinburgh, Scotland. She married LIVING WATSON in Australia. He was born 15 Sep 1952 in Penrith, NSW, Australia.

More About LIVING WATSON:
Occupation: Policeman

Children of LIVING ADAMS and LIVING WATSON are:
i. LIVING11 WATSON, b. 22 Dec 1993.
ii. LIVING WATSON, b. 02 Oct 1995.
iii. LIVING WATSON, b. 15 Aug 1998.


61. LIVING10 ADAMS (LIVING9, JAMES SWEENEY8, GEORGE MEIKLE7, JOHN HUNTER6, HUGH5 ADAM, JOHN4, HUGH3, JOHN2, ANDREW1) was born 23 Sep 1965 in Broken Hill, Zambia.

Child of LIVING ADAMS and LIVING STRIBLEY is:
i. LIVING11 ADAMS, b. 25 Oct 1988, Perth, Australia.

He married LIVING FLAXMAN 01 Sep 1992 in Australia. She was born 04 Dec 1971 in Australia.

Children of LIVING ADAMS and LIVING FLAXMAN are:
i. LIVING11 ADAMS, b. 20 Mar 1993, Australia.
ii. LIVING ADAMS, b. 24 Sep 1994, Australia.
iii. LIVING ADAMS, b. 02 Dec 1997, Australia.