Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

James Adams (1745-1834)
MSA SC 3520-17441


Archival Sources:

1790 United States Federal Census. NARA M637, from

1820 United States Federal Census. NARA M33, from

Maryland Births and Christenings, 1650-1995, Saint John's Parish, Prince Georges, Maryland. FHL M14303, from

Prince George's County Court, Land Records, 1811, Liber JRM 14, p. 544-545 [MSA CE 65-43].

Prince George's County Court, Land Records, 1827, Liber AB 4, p. 509-510 [MSA CE 65-51].

Prince George's County Levy Court, Assessment Records, 1833 [MSA C1163, 1/27/13/7].

Published Sources:

Barnes, Robert W. Colonial Families of Maryland: Bound and Determined to Succeed. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2007.

Muster Rolls and Other Records of Service of Maryland Troops in the American Revolution, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 18.

Tacyn, Mark Andrew. “’To the End:’ The First Maryland Regiment and the American Revolution” (PhD diss., University of Maryland College Park, 1999).

The Laws of Maryland from the End of the Year 1799, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 192.

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