Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Elisha Adams, Jr.” in chapter 1 of Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 16.:
...as born in Medford.
Edwin Adams was the eighth in descent from Henry Adams, the immigrant who settled at Braintree.
His branch of the family appears to have gone to Medfield.
His parents were Elisha Adams, Jr. , and Caroline (Boy-den) of Walpole, and their residence is given as Dorchester or Medford.
All the children, save Edwin, were born in Dorchester.
Though his birth is not on our town records (li...
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