Elizabeth Watts

7 January 1726–1787 (Age 60)
Glooston, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Watts was born on 7 January 1726, in Glooston, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Watts, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Owsley, was 24. She married John Adams on 7 March 1747, in Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1787, at the age of 61, and was buried in Leicester St Margaret, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Adams
1725–1782
Elizabeth Watts
1726–1787
Marriage: 7 March 1747
Robert Adams
1748–1811
John Owsley Adams
1749–1759
James Adams
1749–
Thomas Adams
1752–1761
Elizabeth Adams
1755–
Frances Adams
1759–1759
Poyntz Owsley Adams
1763–1765
Poyntz Owlsey Adams
1769–1850

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 March 1747
Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Watt . This surname is also well established in South Wales.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth in entry for Frances Adams, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Elizabeth in entry for John Owstey Adams, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Elizabeth Adams, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"

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