Nathan Adams

Nathan Adams was born in Newbury, Massachusetts in 1755. He is listed as a “joiner” in Danvers, Massachusetts in 1783 and in Andover, Massachusetts in 1784. By 1786 Adams returned to Danvers as an apprentice to clockmaker Ezra Batchelder. In 1792 Nathan Adams moved to Wiscasset, Maine and then to Boston in 1796, where he remained until 1825.