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of King William Street, City.
1851 Obituary 
Mr. John Adams decease has taken place so recently, and he was so young a member of the Institution, having only joined it as an Associate in 1845, that it has been found impossible to draw up a memoir; nor as yet have any of his friends been met with, who are capable of giving the requisite information.