Jesse Adams 1821 and Margaret Peggy Jenkins
Jesse Zeke Adams 1821
and Margaret "Peggy" Jenkins
Jesse Zeke Adams b 1821 Perry Co KY
Letcher Co KY Census and 1860 Letcher
Co KY Census); s/o Benjamin Adams 1794
and Nancy Holbrook. Jesse Zeke Adams m. 20 Aug 1846 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY to Margaret "Peggy" Jenkins
b 1826 d 9 Oct 1882 Letcher Co KY; d/o William
Jenkins and Elizabeth Williams. Children of Jesse Zeke Adams and Margaret Peggy Jenkins;
Elizabeth Lizzie Adams b 1845 m.
Jesse Holbrook b 1845 s/o
Benjamin Holbrook and Nancy Jenkins.
2. Benjamin Abbott Adams b 1847 Letcher Co KY d 1927 Letcher Co KY; m. 9 Oct 1864 Letcher Co
KY to Jane Adams; d/o William Green Adams and Mary Polly Webb
(this information doesn't seem correct. Jane Adams m. a Hammonds and was born 1853 making her age
11 1864. This must be another Jane Adams not the d/o William Green Adams).
3. Nancy Emma Adams b 5 Mar 1849 d 23 Apr 1900 Letcher Co KY; m. 8/9 Feb 1868 Letcher Co KY to Nehemiah Craft b Jul 1848 Letcher Co KY d Aug 1896 Letcher Co
KY; s/o Benjamin Craft and Jane Adams. Children of Nehemiah Craft and Nancy Emma Adams; i. Benjamin Craft b 1869 Letcher Co KY ii. Manerva Craft b 1871 Letcher Co KY iii. Jesse B Craft b 1873 Letcher Co KY iv. James N Craft b 1876 Letcher Co KY v. Nicodemous Craft b 1879 Letcher Co KY.
4. Henrietta Adams b 4 Dec 1852 Letcher Co KY; m. 5 Jan 1874 Letcher Co KY to Benjamin Washington Craft b 12 Feb 1852; s/o
Archaelous Columbus Craft and Letisha Lettie Webb.
5. William Manning Adams b 4 Dec 1855 Letcher Co KY d 1930; m. 8 Aug 1876 Letcher Co KY to
Melvina "Viney" Maggard (Morgan?).
6. Israel Jesse B Adams b 14 Sept 1865 Letcher Co KY d 6 Nov 1947 Stonington, Greenup Co KY; m. 23 Jan 1886
Letcher Co KY to Rachel V Craft b 14 Feb 1868 Letcher Co KY d 5 Aug 1954 Stonington, Greenup Co KY; d/o Enoch "Chunk" Craft and Polly Ann
Caudill. Children of Israel Jesse Adams and Rachel V Craft; i. Lottie Adams ii. Emma Adams iii. William Adams iv. Polly Ann Adams b 10 Jan 1893 v. Jesse Adams b 21 Apr 1895 Letcher Co KY vi. Archie Columbus Adams b 17 Feb 1897 KY vii. Bessie Adams b 1898 Letcher Co KY viii. Lettie Adams b 1900
7. Mary R Adams b 1872; m. William Holbrook b about 1875
8. Rosa B Adams b 1872; m. 2 Nov 1888 Letcher Co KY to (1) John Fulton. Rosa B Adams m. (2) to Joshua Adams.