go, we may not be able to right, but we dare to offer you, our hearers this evening, the correction, and say that Amelia Green Bannister was 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 werugh his birth is not on our town records (like others previously mentioned in this paper), an Adams genealogy, numerous encyclopedias and biographies state that Edwin Adams was born in Medford, Mass., February 3, 1834.
As he was an actor of considerable note we will not challenge this statement, but let Medford have the glory givell of that fateful night in Washington, April 14, 1865.
At the bottom is the announcement, Easter Monday, April 17, Engagement of the Young American Tragedian, Edwin Adams.
A little boy at the age of eight came to live on his grandfather's farm (1831), a part of the estate of the late Gen. S. C. Lawrence, the house where the la