Jesse Boss Adams
and Margaret Maggard

Jesse "Boss Jess" Adams b 25 Jul 1798 TN d 10 Aug 1874 Taney Co MO; s/o Moses Adams and Mary Garland. Jesse "Boss Jess" Adams m. 13 Aug 1818 Floyd Co KY to Margaret Maggard b abt 1806 KY; d/o Samuel Maggard and Rebecca Robertson. (1850 Letcher Co KY Census). Children of Jesse "Boss Jess" Adams and Margaret Maggard;

1. Mary Polly Adams b 1822; m. 1841 Harlan Co KY to Hardin Holcomb b about 1799 Caswell Co NC d 25 May 1869 Defeated Creek, Linefork, Letcher Co KY s/o Samuel Holcomb and Hannah Henderson.

2. Rebecca Adams b about 1825; m. 1843 to William Buckner Stamper b 1 May 1820; s/o William Stamper and Emily Millie Polly. Child; i. Dianah Stamper b 9 Feb 1855 Letcher Co KY

3.Dianah Adams b 17 Dec 1826 KY d 17 Jun 1883 Litt Carr, Knott Co KY; buried Wolf Pen Cemetery, Litt Carr, Knott Co KY; m. about 1846 to Wiley J Amburgey b 27 Apr 1823 Russell Co VA; s/o Ambrose Amburgey and Rebecca Francis.

4. Jane Adams b 1829 Perry (now Letcher) Co KY.

5. Stephen Adams b 1831 KY

6. Moses Adams b about 1833; m. 28 Feb 1852 Letcher Co KY to Mary Ann "Polly" Clay b 1836 Harlan Co KY. (1860 Letcher Co KY Census). Children of Moses Adams and Mary Ann "Polly" Clay;

i. Ailsa Adams b 24 Oct 1853 Letcher Co KY

ii. Jesse Adams b about 1856

iii. John Adams b 10 Jul 1859

7. Samuel Adams b about 1836 KY; m. Margaret Selvage

8. Henry Adams b about 1838 KY d young.

9. John Adams b about 1839 KY.

10. Sarah Adams b about 1842 KY

11. Allen A Adams b about 1845 KY d Victoria TX; m. 21 Feb 1861 Pike Co KY to Jenny Mullins b 1840 Pike Co KY d MO; d/o John Mullins and Dorcas Osborne.

12. Daniel Boone Adams b 18 Feb 1849 Letcher Co KY d 16 Apr 1925; m. about 1871 Montana to Ruth Jenkins b 4 Sept 1852 Montana d 11 Aug 1929.

13. Nancy E Adams b about 1850.


Jesse "Boss Jess" Adams
and Angeline Solomon

Jesse "Boss Jess" Adams b 25 Jul 1798 TN d 10 Aug 1874 Taney Co MO; s/o Moses Adams and Mary Garland.  Jesse "Boss Jess" Adams m. (2) Angeline Solomon.


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