Nathan Adams

1795–1856 (Age 60)
Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Nathan

When Nathan Adams was born on 19 September 1795, in Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Asa Adams, was 38 and his mother, Abigail Curtis, was 35. He married Mehitable "Hilty" Wilkins about 1817, in Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Rutland, Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1795. He died on 30 July 1856, in Eden, Lamoille, Vermont, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Eden, Lamoille, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathan Adams
1795–1856
Mehitable "Hilty" Wilkins
1796–1879
Marriage: about 1817
Mehitable Adams
1817–1862
Nathan Sylvester Adams
1818–
Sylvester U. Adams
1818–
Norman S. Adams
1819–1897
Louisa Adams
1821–
Philma Adams
1822–1850
Arunah Waterman Adams
1823–1893
Arunah Adams
1829–
Philura Adams
1829–1915
Laura C Adams
1832–1855
Submit Adams
1837–1867

Spouse & Children

  • Male1795–1856Male

  • Mehitable "Hilty" Wilkins

    Female1796–1879Female

MARRIAGE
about 1817
Vermont, United States
children

(11)

  • Mehitable Adams

    Female1817–1862Female

  • Nathan Sylvester Adams

    Male1818–Male

  • Sylvester U. Adams

    Male1818–Male

  • Norman S. Adams

    Male1819–1897Male

  • Female1821–Female

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

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.
1803

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812

Age 17

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

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, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nathan Adams in entry for Unknown, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Nathan Adams in entry for Norman S Adams, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"

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