The dates would not match, my Elisha Adams born Ky 1792, died Lincoln County Ky 1881. 1880 Ky Census Lincoln County him as Adam Adams due to light markings. However, Elisha was a Veteran of War of 1812, and he received land bounty in Henerson County ILL. So could have been some of his grand children. 1880 Census he said father born in Md., mom born Pa.