Some Descendants of Patience Ellis (Thomas) and Henry Adams

  1. David Adams died on 29 Aug 1753 in Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut. [Ref] He is buried in the Baldwin Cemetery in Canterbury. [Ref] He married Katherine Adams on 17 Jun 1718 in Canterbury. [Ref]
    1. Dr. David Adams was born on 23 May 1731 in Canterbury. [Ref][Ref, p. 517] David died on 26 Mar 1790, age 59. [Ref][Ref, p. 517] He is buried in the Old Mansfield Cemetery in Mansfield, Tolland, Connecticut. [Ref] Click here to see a photo of his gravestone. He married Lucy Fitch on 29 Oct 1761[Ref, p. 517] in the Congregational Church in Canterbury. [Ref, p. 170]
      David lived and practised in Scotland, Preston and many other towns. [Ref, p. 517] He was a surgeon with Col. John Durkee's 4th Connecticut Regiment from Preston on 22 Mar 1778. [Ref, p. 517] He was at Valley Forge in the winter. [Ref, p. 517]
      1. Lydia Adams was born on 7 Aug 1762 in Windham, Windham, Connecticut. [Ref] She must have died by 16 Oct 1768.
      2. David Augustus Adams was born on 16 Jan 1764 in Windham, Windham, Connecticut. [Ref]
      3. Lydia Adams was born on 16 Oct 1768 in Windham, Windham, Connecticut. [Ref]
      4. Mary Adams was born on 10 Dec 1771 in Windham, Windham, Connecticut. [Ref]