- Birth Date
- 22 January 1812
- Death Date
- 10 June 1902
John, his wife Ellen, children Andrew, Margaret, Elizabeth and Ellen came from Scotland in 1861 on the ship Monarch of the Sea.
Evidence from emigration and church (Perpetual Emigrating Fund) records proves the Adamson family traveled to Utah in 1861. The company he traveled with was noted in local church financial records
The Wellsville Ward financial records confirm that he was traveling in this company.
- Age at Departure: 49
- Head of Household
- 1870 Utah Census, Cache County.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Perpetual Emigrating Fund, Financial Accounts 1849-1886, Ledger C, p. 53.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.
- "Wellsville Ward, Persons Who Emigrated by P.E.F. Belonging to this Ward," Wellsville Ward financial records, 1859-1882, Volume 1:85-90.