Platt Adams (politician)
He was the son of Joseph Adams (d. 1832), and was born on the family farm about six miles below Catskill, then in Albany County, now in Greene County. He married Clarissa Dudley (1791–1857), and they had four children.
On May 16, 1859, he married Jennie Eliza Montgomery (d. 1899).
Congressman John Adams (1778–1854) was his brother.
- The New York Civil List compiled by Franklin Benjamin Hough (pages 136, 138, 197, 222, 255 and 400; Weed, Parsons and Co., 1858)
- Table of Post-Offices in the United States (1817; pg. 22)
- History of Durham and its Early Settlers transcribed at RootsWeb
- Platt Adams at Family Tree Maker
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