ADAMS:

John Adams was born in Scotland and later employed near [Limsidady], (Maybe Limavady?), Ireland. He married Margaret Jackson, came to NB and settled in Fredericton, York County.
children were:

1) Jackson Adams b. 1824 in Ireland: m. 1848 Eliza Griffith b. 1827 in NB: had issue
2) John Adams born 1826: died unmarried
3) Margaret Adams born 1826, m. 16 Nov 1843 Alexander McAdam: had children.

PANB:MC80/644 Isabel L. Hill’s The old burying ground Fredericton, NB, Vol. I, pages 160 to 161
Margaret (Jackson) Adams married (2nd) John Mullin.

Joseph Adams born 1811 in Ireland, d. 17 Feb 1885: came to NB in 1819
1st marriage: 8 Feb 1836 to Elizabeth (Fanny) Northrup b. c1818, d. 19 Nov 1873, d/o Eli and Nancy (Mills) Northrup
children:

1) Isabella Ann Adams b. 13 Nov 1836,br> 2) William Eli Adams b. 19 Nov 1838
3) Elizabeth Jane Adams b. 13 Jan 1841, d. 20 Jul 1931, m. Elnathan Benson Jr.
4) James Adams b. 14 Apr 1843, d. young
5) Nancy Matilda Adams b. 23 Nov 1845, m. John Jones, Shannon, Queens County
6) Sarah Eliza Adams b. 29 May 1848, m. Mr. McNair
7) Jemima Abigail Adams b. 8 Feb 1851, m. Mr. Bell
8) Joseph John Adams b. 14 Jun 1853
9) James Andrew Adams b. 24 Aug 1856
10) Charles Thomas Stanley Adams born 2 Jun 1859, d. 20 Nov 1898
11) Walter Elnathan Adams born 20 Jul 1862, d. 24 Jul 1901
12) Martha B. Adams, m. Andy McCready of Shannon, Queens County.

The family lived at Bull Moose Hill, Springfield Parish, Kings County

2nd marriage
: 21 Dec 1874 Elizabeth Carmichael, b. 12 Aug 1816, d. 6 Feb 1888
PANB:MC1/Adams #3, 2 pages.

Samuel Adams born 1815 in County Cork, Ireland, d. 30 Sep 1871, m. Mary Anne – b. 1818 in County Cork, Ireland, d. 23 Apr 1874: came to NB and settled in Newcastle, Northumberland County.
Son, Michael Adams b. 13 Aug 1845 Newcastle, d. 1 Jan 1899
Michael’s 1st marriage in 1869 to Catherine L. Patterson, b. – , d. 14 Feb 1881: had three children who died in infancy
2nd marriage on 29 Nov 1882 to Miss Nealis, d/o Simon Nealis of Fredericton and had at least one daughter who m. Thomas J. Gallagher of Moncton, NB.
PANB:MC1156 Graves Papers: Michael Adams, 1 page.