711 17th Ave.North, Surfside Beach, South Carolina 29575 Crown Charter to Andrew McAdam for the title of Waterhead dated 1569

World Wide McAdam - McAdams - MacAdams Family Records
The Society collects and preserves the history of the McAdam - McAdams family from its origin in Ayrshire and Galloway, Scotland. The sur-name McAdam and all other spelling versions of the name comes from the same Galloway and Ayrshire, Scotland McAdam family. DNA test have proven the tradition that Adam MacGregor changed his name to Adam McAdam. Test also confirmed that he was related to the Chief of the Clan.
Society Records Index Page  
McAdam/MacGregor DNA Test Program - News and Help 

McAdam Records of Scotland   
McAdam Origins   A Family Tradition of the McAdams of Waterhead   Land Barons of SE Scotland and Allied Lines  
 McAdam Lineage of Waterhead   McAdam of Craigengillan   Scotland McAdam's Estate Records   
Scotland Birth & Marriage Records  John Loudon McAdam    

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McAdam Records of Ireland   
Robert McAdam of Belfast   McAdam in the Country of Ireland    McAdam in Northern Ireland    

McAdam in Other Countries   
McAdam Records in England  McAdam of Australia & New Zealand  McAdam Records of Canada.  South Africa    

McAdam/s in America Records 
  Scotch-Irish in America   
American McAdam - McAdams by States including Immigration and War Records


Additional McAdams Information McAdams Independent Publications see below


MacAdam/McAdam Database www.geocities.com/norins Virtual McAdams Family Reunion of Pittsburgh, Pa. freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~tandnmca John and Martha Rogers McAdams Tenn. and Texas clubs.yahoo.com/clubs/searchingforjohnmcadams Genforum McAdams Listings genforum.genealogy.com/mcadams/ Samuel & Eliz Brown McAdam of Ontario, Canada www.mcadam.org

The Hiram A. McAdams Family www.mcadams.org

McAdams Historical Society Society Information

To contact McAdams Historical Society R. Michael McAdams, Director E-mail: mlmcadams@verizon.net

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McAdams Historical Society Membership 

Independent McAdams Publications

A History of the Thomas McCadam (McAdams) Family of South Carolina 
by William H. McAdams - 320 pages, hard bound cover.  From arrival 
on the Hills borough from Ireland in 1767.  Price $35.00, order from 
W.H. McAdam 1428 Pinnacle View Drive NE, Albuquerque, NM 87112-6616
email - wmmca@aol.com, tel:505/299-0608.

The McAdams - based on a true story by Jane McAdams Taylor from historical
letters and documents from the 1700's.  This family can trace their McAdams
line from Andrew McAdam who came to America back to the first know McAdams 
of Scotland. Reports of heirlooms that were passed down for over 200 years.
The novel on CD is $39.95 order from:
  McAdams, PO Box 740, Whittier, NC 28789.

The information posted here is a collection provided or jointly researched and supported by the Society's membership. It is a "best effort". The information has been taken from family records and court documents is believed to be accurate . These records have been collected by the Society for over 30 years. This site is not copyrighted and you are welcome to share any information. Your McAdam, McAdams family records or corrections are welcome to be added to our McAdam collection of family history.