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163. Jacob ADAMSON was born on 7 November 1817 in Jefferson County, Tennessee. He died on 27 June 1880 at the age of 62 in Sonoma County, California.

1850 Census. Green River, Utah Territory, Hh 187
Jacob Adamson, age 32. Nancy J. 29.
Emily J. 9. William H. 7. Mary 4. Edward 6. All listed as born in Iowa.
Edward Farley, age 53 and family was next door.

5 Jul 1865. Tax List for Vallejo, CA

1870 Census. Vallejo, Sonoma Co, CA, Hh 134
Jacob Adamson, 52, Farmer, b. E. Tenn.
Nancy J., 46, b. IL
Emily J., 28, school teacher, b. Iowa
John N., 18, b. Utah Territory
I. Newton, 15. Charles 13. Thomas M. 8, Lillian, 5 - all born in California
Ida Peterson, age 12, b. Iowa
Joseph C. Clapp, age 32, Minister, b. MO

Jacob Adamson was on the 1880 Agricultural Schedule, Vallejo, Sonoma Co, CA.
He owned his farm and tilled 50 acres, and had 100 acres in permanent meadow. He valued his farm at $10,000 and had $800 worth of livestock.

1880 Population Schedule. Vallejo, Sonoma Co, CA, Hh 227
Jacob Adamson, 62, b. TN, father b. NC, mother b. TN
Nancy, 57, wife, b. IL, father b. VA, mother b. SC
Charles, 23. William 20, Rena 14. All born in California
Hh 228
John M. Adamson, 28, school teacher, b. Indian Territory. Martha 22. Ella May age 10 months, b. in August
Hh 229
Isaac N. Adamson, age 26, Grainer, b. Indian Territory. Bell, age 18

Jacob ADAMSON and Nancy Jane FARLEY were married on 9 September 1840 in Caldwell County, Missouri. Nancy Jane FARLEY was born on 9 August 1823 in Illinois. She died on 31 July 1914 at the age of 90 in Napa County, California.

1910 Census. Yount, Napa Co, CA, Hh 35
Emma G. Roseberry, age 61, widow, 7 children - 4 are living, b. Iowa, father b. TN, mother b. IL, Home farm
Nancy J. Adamson, mother, age 84, widow - 11 children - 7 living. b. IL, father b. VA, mother b. NC
Rena T. Tomblison, sister, 44, married one time for 24 years; 6 children - 5 living, b. CA, father b. TN, mother b. IL. Cook, private family
Nellie Tomblison, niece, age 18, b. CA, father b. English Canada, mother b. CA

Jacob ADAMSON and Nancy Jane FARLEY had the following children:

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Rena Lillie ADAMSON.