Isaac Adams

about 1820–
Livingston, Livingston, Columbia, New York, United States

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Adams was born about 1820, in Livingston, Livingston, Columbia, New York, United States, his father, Nathan W. Adams, was 24 and his mother, Achsah Eggleston, was 25. He lived in Springwater, Springwater, Livingston, New York, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Nathan W. Adams
1796–
Achsah Eggleston
1795–1850
Cyrus M. Adams
1820–1872
Isaac Adams
1820–
Daniel C. Adams
1824–
Elizabeth Adams
1824–
Samuel E. Adams
1828–
Eliza A. Adams
1830–
Ruth E Adams
1830–1898
Augustine Adams
1837–
Charles G Adams
1833–

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World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

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.
1821

Age 1

On 23 February 1821, Livingston County, New York was formed from Ontario and Genesee Counties. The county was named in honor of Chancellor Robert R. Livingston, who helped draft the Declaration of Independence and negotiated the Louisiana Purchase.
1863

Age 43

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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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