William Tolson Adams and
Frances Franky Adams
William Tolson Adams b 16 Mar 1806 Elizabethton, Carter Co TN d 23 Jan 1886 Letcher Co KY; s/o Moses Adams and Mary Garland. William Tolson Adams m. 24 Mar 1825 Perry Co KY to Francis Franky Adams b 1809 Floyd Co KY d 1839 Floyd Co KY; d/o Charles Adams and Unknown. (1850 Letcher Co KY Census and 1860 Letcher Co KY Census). Children of William Adams and Francis Franky Adams;
1. Gilbert A Adams b 10 Jan 1826 Perry (now Letcher) Co KY d Nov 1910; m. 21 Aug 1846 Floyd Co KY to Perlina Prater b 15 Jan 1831 d 21 May 1873; d/o Elijah Prater and Jane Patrick.
2. Mary Polly Adams b Oct 1827 Perry (now Letcher) Co KY d 26 Oct 1900; m. 24 Nov 1847 Floyd Co KY to Simon C Fletcher.
3. Jane Adams b Apr 1828 Perry (now Letcher) Co KY; m. 1854 to David Hall b 1827.
4. George Adams b 1832 Perry (now Letcher) Co KY d 1876; m. 12 Aug 1852 Floyd Co KY to Nancy Adams b about 1834; d/o Moses "Rockhouse Mose" Adams and Sarah Sally Craft. Nancy Adams m. 25 Aug 1848 Letcher Co KY to Stephen Polly b 1826 Perry Co KY s/o Edward Oliver "Ned" Polly and Jane Buntin Adams.
5. Rebecca Adams b 1836 Perry Co (now Letcher) Co KY; m. 1853 Floyd Co KY to Lewis P Bailey.
6. Stephen Adams b 1837 Perry (now Letcher) Co KY d Mar 1866; m. 1858 Letcher Co KY to Alice Asberry.
7. William Riley Adams b 1839 Perry (now Letcher) Co KY d 1862.
William Tolson Adams
and Anna Helton
William Tolson Adams b 16 Mar 1806 Elizabethton, Carter Co TN d 23 Jan 1886 Letcher Co KY; s/o Moses Adams and Mary Garland. William Tolson Adams m. about 1840 to Anna Helton. Children of William Adams and Anna Helton;
1. Elizabeth Adams b 1841 Perry (now Letcher) Co KY m. 1861 Letcher Co KY to Moses Adams b 1838 KY d about 1904 s/o Isaac B Adams and Nancy Hayes. Moses Adams m. 7 Sept 1893 to Nancy Frazier b 3 May 1860 Letcher Co KY d 27 Jan 1954 Letcher Co KY; d/o Daniel H Frazier and Evaline White. Nancy Frazier m. Solomon Frazier b 8 Dec 1862 Oscaloosa, Letcher Co KY; s/o Solomon Frazier and Sarah Polly.
William Tolson Adams
and Sarah Sally Hall
William Tolson Adams b 16 Mar 1806 Elizabethton, Carter Co TN d 23 Jan 1886 Letcher Co KY; s/o Moses Adams and Mary Garland. William Tolson Adams m. 18 Sep 1844 to Sarah Sally Hall b about 1826 VA; d/o John Phillip Hall and Elizabeth Griffith. Children of William Adams and Sarah Sally Hall;
1. John W Adams b 14 Sept 1844 Letcher Co KY d 2 Jan 1915 Cram Creek, Letcher Co KY; m. 31 Dec 1868 Whitesburg, Letcher Co KY to Altamira "Alta" Parsons (aka Alta Myra) b 27 Aug 1848 Letcher Co KY d 24 Jan 1943 Napariene, Lewis Co Washington State; d/o David Parsons and Derinda Emeline Privett.
2. Frances Anna Adams b 1847 Letcher Co KY; m. 28 Oct 1866 Letcher Co KY to Jesse Hackworth.
3. Clarinda Adams b 1849 Pert Creek, Letcher Co KY; m. 27 Jan 1870 to Joseph Wiley Craft b May 1846; s/o Archeleous "Creed" Craft and Nancy Jane Polly.
4. Jesse Adams b 1850 Letcher Co KY.
5. James Monroe Adams b 1852 Letcher Co KY;; m. Mary Thornsberry b about 1856.
6. Hardin A "Hardy" Adams b 3 Jul 1853 Letcher Co KY; m. 8 Aug 1882 Letcher Co KY to Angeline Short b about 1852 d 24 Mar 1933 resided Mill Creek, Letcher Co KY.
7. Frances Adams b 25 Feb 1855 Letcher Co KY.
8. Lucinda Jane Adams b 1856; m. 30 Nov 1874 Letcher Co KY to Joseph Lilburn Parsons b 5 Sept 1852 KY d 7 Feb 1943; s/o David Parsons and Emeline Privett.
9. Nancy Grace Adams b 1858 Letcher Co KY.
10. Moses R Adams b 1861 Letcher Co KY; m. 25 Aug 1887 Letcher Co KY to Lucinda Jane Hall b 1866 Letcher Co KY; d/o Isham Isom Hall and Margaret Peggy Maggard.
11. Henry W Adams b 1863 Letcher Co KY; m. 1 Mar 1883 Letcher Co KY to Mary Webb about 1864; d/o Benjamin B Webb and Eleander Pace.
1880 Letcher Co KY Census
House# - Fam# - Race - Sex - Age - Single - Married - Widowed, Divorced D. - Relationship to Head of Family - Occupation - Attends School - Can't read - Can't Write - Birthplace - Father's Birthplace - Mother's Birthplace
254 258 Adams William T W M 74 Married Farmer Can't Read Can't Write TN NC TN
254 258 Adams Sarah W F 54 Wife S Keeping House Can't Write VA VA VA
254 258 Adams Hardin W M 27 Son S works on farm KY TN VA
254 258 Adams Moses W M 19 Son S works on farm Attends School KY TN VA
254 258 Adams Henry W M 17 Son S works on farm Attends School KY TN VA