Jesse Wilson Adams
and Amanda Franklin
Jesse Wilson Adams b abt 1863 Letcher Co KY d 17 Jun 1938 Letcher Co KY; s/o Colly Jesse Adams and Mary Craft. Jesse Wilson Adams m. 17 May 1885 Letcher Co KY to Amanda Franklin b 15 Oct 1870 Letcher Co KY d 15 Jan 1947 Letcher Co KY; d/o Shadrach Franklin and Eliza Jane Bentley. Children of Jesse Wilson Adams and Amanda Franklin;
1. Jesse Peter Adams b 1888 Letcher Co KY d abt 1960; m. 1907 Mary Ann Hall b 1890 d 5 Aug 1986 Pike Co KY; d/o Joseph Leonard Hall and Letitia Craft.
2. Martha Adams b 25 Dec 1889 Letcher Co KY d 20 Apr 1969 Letcher Co KY; m. Francis Adams b abt 1885 d abt 1928 Letcher Co KY. Children of Francis Adams and Martha Adams;
i. Polly Adams b 18 Aug 1910 KY d 16 Jun 1998 Pompano Beach, Broward Co FL
ii. James Adams b 16 Feb 1916 Letcher Co KY d 11 Nov 2006 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY
3. Samuel Adams b Dec 1892 Letcher Co KY; m. 1911 Letcher Co KY to Polly A. Combs b 1893 KY d 1983. Children of Samuel Adams and Polly Combs;
i. Hilliard Adams b 5 Feb 1916 Letcher Co KY d 22 Sept 1973 Bethel Clermont Co OH.
ii. Tandy Adams b 28 Sept 1923 KY d 15 Apr 2003 Tiffin, Seneca Co OH; m. Female Holcomb.
4. Bill Adams (aka Willie) b 10 Sept 1894 Letcher Co KY d 13 Feb 1976 Letcher Co KY; m. Martha Reynolds b abt 1905 KY. Children of Bill Adams and Martha Reynolds;
i. Andrew Adams b 1924 KY
ii. Juanita Adams b 1927 KY
iii. Ruth Adams b 1929 KY
iv. Tommy Adams b 1932 KY
v. Johnny Adams b 1934 KY
vi. Jessie Lee Adams (f) b 1939 KY.
5. Shade Adams b 25 Dec 1892 Letcher Co KY d 27 Feb 1961 Letcher Co KY; m. Elisa Combs b 24 Mar 1890 KY. Children of Shade Adams and Elisa Combs;
i. Hillard Adams b 13 Feb 1913 Polly Letcher Co KY
ii. Millard Adams b 13 Feb 1913/16 KY
iii. Isabella Adams b 26 Dec 1918 KY
iv. Nannie Adams b 28 Dec 1919 Letcher Co KY
v. Eliza Adams b 9 Mar 1922 KY
vi. Tandy Adams b 28 Sept 1923 Letcher Co KY
vii. Georgia Adams b 1929 KY
6. Byrd Adams b 18 Sept 1900 Letcher Co KY d 16 Mar 1947 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY; m. 24 Jul 1924 to Havanna Hale b 24 Dec 1905 KY d 27 Feb 1993 Hazard, Perry Co KY; d/o Alexander Hale and Lavina Doshia Honeycutt. Children of Byrd Adams and Havanna Hale;
i. Byrd Adams b 26 Jul 1925 Letcher Co KY d 22 Apr 2000 Detroit, Wayne Co MI
ii. Alec Wilson Adams b 11 Sept 1927 d 18 Sept 1927
iii. Docia Adams b abt 1929 KY
iv. Andrew Golden Adams b 14 May 1931 d 14 Mar 2001 Lexington, Fayette Co KY
v. Jack Carson Adams b 15 Jan 1933 d 3 May 1993 Fayette Co KY
vi. Jody Edwin Adams b 26 Oct 1937 d 14 Mar 1956 Perry Co KY
7. Andrew J Adams b 1920
8. Eliza J Adams b 1904; m. Golden Hale b 7 Feb 1911 Knott Co KY d 23 Dec 1951 Letcher Co KY (in an auto accident Sunday, 23 Dec 1951 Garner, KY. He had been to visit his mother, Doshia Hale of Carr Creek, KY and was returning to Detroit, Michigan.); s/o Alexander Hale and Lavina Doshia Honeycutt. Golden Hale (aka Gordon) was a drafting and designing engineer in Detroit Michigan. Golden Hale m. (2) Maggie Hammonds. Eliza B Adams m. (2) William B Adams b abt 1899 KY. Child of Golden Hale and Eliza J Adams;
i. Jack Alex Hale
9. Joseph Adams b 1906
10. Jody P Adams b 18 Mar 1907; m. Maggie Breeding
11. Alpha Adams b 16 Oct 1908 Letcher Co KY d 25 Aug 1986 Letcher Co KY; m. 24 Feb 1924 KY to Ernest Reynolds b 15 Apr 1901 Owsley Co KY d 24 Sept 1989 Letcher Co KY; s/o Daniel W Reynolds and Emma Shouse.