David McAdam, cb. 1758 appears on the 1779 - 80 tax rolls. He was a Revolutionary War soldier who received depreciation pay for his services as a private in 1780. He moved to Allegheny Co by 1783. In 1808 he was a member of persons settling the estate of Charles Morgan. He died in 1824 and names his children: Alexander, John and Jane.Jane married James Meloney. Their son, James, married Anna McAdams. According to their 1898 Allegheny County Marriage License, James Meloney, Jr. and Anna McAdams were cousins.
Source: McAdams Historical Society
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