Julia Adams

14 December 1802–1870 (Age 67)
Skaneateles, Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York, United States

The Life of Julia

When Julia Adams was born on 14 December 1802, in Skaneateles, Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York, United States, her father, John Adams, was 24 and her mother, Sarah Baker, was 24. She married Oren Spencer Shaw on 16 December 1820, in United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1870, in Elbridge, Elbridge, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Skaneateles, Skaneateles, Onondaga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oren Spencer Shaw
1794–1869
Julia Adams
1802–1870
Marriage: 16 December 1820
Sarah A. Shaw
1829–1887
Oren Spencer Shaw II
1840–1901
Electa Shaw
1841–1929
Stephen Shaw
1842–1900

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 December 1820
United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1803

Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 1

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 18

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Julia Shaw in household of Owen S Shaw, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Julia Shaw in household of Oren Shaw, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Julia Shaw in household of Orrin S Shaw, "United States Census, 1860"

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