Biography of William Adams
Oswego County, NY Biographies





Adams, William, was born in Canada in 1845, and when five years old came with his parents, William and Hannah (English) Adams (who were natives of Massachusetts and England respectively), to Mexico. In 1861 our subject enlisted in Co. B, 81st N. Y. Vols., serving three years. In 1866 he engaged in the manufacture of shingles and heading, which business he learned from his father, and still follows the occupation. In 1865 he married Olive Newell. They have one daughter, Mrs. M. A. Barker, who conducts a book and variety store in Mexico in partnership with her father.

FROM:
Landmarks of Oswego County
New York
Edited by: John C. Churchill, LL.D.
Assisted by: H, Perry Smith and W. Stanley Child
Syracuse, N. Y.
D. Mason & Co., Publishers 1895


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