Martin AdamsMercy Mary RyderRider/

Abial Abbott AdamsIrene Irena Gray/

Oscar Dunreath Adams

f a m i l y
Children with:
Martha Lane

John Quincy Adams
Newell Henry Harrison Adams
Abel Parlin Adams
James C. Adams
Orin J. Adams
Daniel M. Adams
Lucretia Adams
Ira Allen Adams
Mercy Adams
Harriet A. Adams
Donald Carlos Adams
Ransom Willis Adams
Frank Weston Adams
David M. Adams

Bertha Eleanor Adams
Oscar Dunreath Adams
  • Born: 19 May 1835, Newport Twp., Orleans co., Vermont
  • Married 27 May 1860 to Martha Lane
  • Died: 13 Sep 1925, Springfield, Hampden co., Massachusetts

    Oscar Dunreath Adams was born 19 May 1835 in Newport twp., Orleans co., Vermont, to Abial Abbott and Irene (Gray) Adams.  After his education in the local schools, he attended Derby Academy, graduating in 1855.  He taught until 1856, and then took a job clerking in a store at Derby Center, later moving to Troy, Vermont.  In 1864, he went to Springfield, Massachusetts, and set up shop selling produce.  He was passionate about fly-fishing for trout.

    He married Martha/Marietta Lane, and they had one child, Bertha.  Martha died on 26 Feb 1907, and Oscar died on 13 Sep 1925.