m. Susanna Boylston; b. Mar. 5, 1708/9, Brookline MA; d. Apr. 17, 1797, Quincy MA; on Oct. 31, 1734. She is the daughter of Peter Boylston and Ann White. Joseph and Susanna had 3 children: John, Peter, and Elihu. Their son, John Adams (1735-1826) became President of the United States, and their grandson, John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) also became President of the U.S.
Samuel Adams; b. Jan. 28, 1693.
Josiah Adams; b. Feb. 8, 1695/6
Hannah Adams; b. Feb. 21, 1697/8
Ruth Adams; b. Mar. 21, 1699/1700
Bethia Adams; b. June 13, 1702
Ebenezer Adams; b. Dec. 30, 1704.
Hannah Bass(1667-1705) lived all her life in Braintree MA.
He was a farmer. Hannah Bass and Joseph Adams (Jr.) are grandparents of Pres. John Adams.
Henry Adams of Somersetshire, England and Braintree, Mass., compiled by J. Gardner Bartlett for Edward Dean Adams, privately printed, New York, 1927.
Material on the Bass family culled from The Compendium of American Genealogy, Vol IV, pages 46, 153, 181, 424, 519, 571, 635, and 731, by Frederick Adams Virkus, pub. by the Virkus Company, 1930.