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174. Esther LAMB was born on 8 August 1809. She died on 31 January 1892 at the age of 82 in Wayne County, Indiana. She was buried in Nettle Creek Friends Cemetery, Wayne County, Indiana.

1840 Census. West River Twp, Randolph Co IN
Henry W. Adamson. 2m under 5 [Joseph & William], 1m 40-50 [Henry]. 1f 5-10 [Manerva], 1f 30-40 [Esther]

1850 Census. Clay Twp, Wayne Co, IN, Hh 613
Esther Adamson, 41, b. NC
Manerva J. 19, b. IN
Joseph E. 13, b. IN
William, 11, b. IN
Malinda, 6, b IN

1860 Census. Blue River Twp, Henry Co, IN, Hh 1141
Esther Adamson, age 51, b. NC
Wm, age 20, b. IN
Melinda, age 16, b. IN
Note: Hh 1143 was her uncle Thos. Lamb and wife Massie Adamson.

1870 Census. Blue River Twp, Henry Co IN, Hh 100
William Adamson, 29, b. IN
Vesta, 25
Malissa A. 5
Luther H. 2
Lorenza D. age 1
Esther, age 60, b. NC
William married Vesta Downing about 1866, IN.

Esther LAMB and Henry Wedemyer ADAMSON were married on 2 January 1831 in Wayne County, Indiana. Henry Wedemyer ADAMSON, son of David ADAMSON, was born on 7 May 1810. He died on 9 September 1846 at the age of 36 in Jasper County, Iowa. He was also known as Henry Wyerman Adamson.

Said in some databases to have died in Jasper Co Iowa.

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The connection to the Lamb surname, as well as the location in Wayne Co suggests a kinship to my Adamson family. No proof exists.

Henry Wyerman Adamson and Esther L. Lamb were married on 2 January 1831. Esther L. Lamb was born on 8 June 1809 in North Carolina. She died () on 31 January 1892 at the age of 82. She was buried after 31 January 1892 in Wayne Co., Indiana. Esther was buried in Nettlecreek Quaker Cemetery, near Hagertown.

Esther LAMB and Henry Wedemyer ADAMSON had the following children:

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i.

Manerva J. ADAMSON was born in 1831 in Randolph County, Indiana.

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ii.

Joseph Edward ADAMSON.

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iii.

William ADAMSON was born in 1839 in Randolph County, Indiana. He died in 1916 at the age of 77 in Henry County, Indiana.

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iv.

Malinda ADAMSON was born on 16 January 1844 in Wayne County, Indiana. She died on 21 January 1866 at the age of 22 in Dalton, Wayne County, Indiana. She was buried in Nettle Creek Friends Cemetery, Wayne County, Indiana.