Nathan Adams

1795–1839 (Age 44)
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States

The Life of Nathan

When Nathan Adams was born in 1795, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States, his father, Nathan Adams, was 29 and his mother, Agness Aggy Campbell, was 26. He married Sally Murphy on 13 February 1809, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1839, at the age of 44.

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Nathan Adams
Sally Murphy
Marriage: 13 February 1809
Rev Johnson M Adams

Spouse & Children

  • Male1795–1839Male

  • Sally Murphy


13 February 1809
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Age 13

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

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 .)

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Nathan Adams, "Connecticut Marriages, 1630-1997"
  • Nathan Adams, "Connecticut Marriages, 1630-1997"
  • Nathan Adams, "Connecticut Marriages, 1630-1997"

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