Jonathan Adams, born 1829 town of Alden, Erie County, N.Y.
came with parents, Mr.and Mrs John Adams, and brothers, George W.(1843-1935) and Jerome B.(1840 -1920) to Buena Vista
township, Portage County, Wi.in 1860.Also one sister, Mary
Adams Carpenter of Almond. Jonathan married Mary
Elizabeth Jillson, Aug. 11, 1869 in Buena Vista. 12 children
born to them. Jonathan died 1912, and Mary E. 1920. Liberty Corners cemetery family cemetery. One daughter, Jessie Adams Barden,(1882-1955) married Doward Barden Sept. 19, 1900 and farmed in Dayton township, Waupaca county all their married life. Doward died in 1950. When in 1955 Jessie died, 5 sons and 8 daughters survived, Nelson, Arthur, Arnold, Doward, and Ellsworth. 8 daughters, Ruby Mae, Cora, Doris, Mary, Ethel, Ruth, Esther and ?. Does anyone related have an earlier Adams or Barden family history? Looking for parents,( names, and places of birth and death) plus ancestors of Jonathan Adams, and Doward Barden. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks