Belinda Adams

20 November 1808–30 October 1837 (Age 28)
Skaneateles, Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York, United States

The Life of Belinda

When Belinda Adams was born on 20 November 1808, in Skaneateles, Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York, United States, her father, John Adams, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Baker, was 29. She married Riley Wilson about 1829, in Onondaga, Onondaga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 30 October 1837, in Elbridge, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 28.

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Family Time Line

Riley Wilson
1805–1847
Belinda Adams
1808–1837
Marriage: about 1829
George Riley Wilson
1835–1904
Wilson
Wilson
Wilson

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1829
Onondaga, Onondaga, New York, United States
children

(4)

    George Riley Wilson

    Male1835–1904Male

    Wilson

    MaleMale

    Wilson

    MaleMale

    Wilson

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

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World Events (7)

1812

Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 4

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 11

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English (very common in England, especially in the south Midlands, and in Wales) and German (especially northwestern Germany): patronymic from the personal name Adam . In the U.S. this form has absorbed many patronymics and other derivatives of Adam in languages other than English. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Wilson, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Belinda Adams - birth: 20 November 1808; Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York, United States
  • Legacy NFS Source: Belinda Adams - birth: 20 November 1808; Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York, United States

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