ADAMS23 was born
in May 1699 in Barnstable, Mass. He died after 1768.
He was a cordwainer. Eliashib ADAMS and Reliance MAYHEW were married
on Feb 15, 1728/29.
1053. Reliance MAYHEW23
was born in 1696. She died on Jan 8, 1730. "She
was a pious prudent woman of blameless conversation" Parson
Homes. She died in childbirth.
Gravestone Inscription (Chilmark Cemetary): "Reliance Adams,
the virtuous wife of Mr. Eliashib Adams who died Jan 7 yr 8th
1729/30 in yr 34th year of her age." Cemetary records
found in Historical Library at Martha's Vinyard. Children were: