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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 7922 people with the Adamson surname? In that year Adamson was ranked number 508 for popularity in the UK.|
"ADAMSON. A not uncommon surname at the
present day in Angus, meaning "son of Adam."
Adam filius Ade filius Philippi was burgess of
Suhtberewick in 1261 (May, 36). John
Adamsone of the county of Berewyke took the oath
of fealty in 1296 (Bain, n, p. 206). Colin, son
of Ade, provost of Aberdeen in 1340, appears
again in 1349 as Colin Adamson (ER., i,
p. 456; Friars, 15), and John Adamson (fitz
de Adam), a Scot, had a safe conduct to go
to Bruges from England in 1433 (Bain, rv,
1071). Cuthbert Adamson, a notary public of
Glasgow diocese, 1587 (Pohalfoch writs,
p. 75). Sir Harvey Adamson (b. 1854) was
formerly lieutenant-governor of Burma.
Adamesoune 1595, Ademsoun 1537, Ademson.
(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
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|Joy Adamson||Joy Adamson (20 January 1910 in Troppau, Austrian Silesia ? 3 January 1980) was a naturalist and author, best known for her book, "Born Free", which described her experiences in raising Elsa from cub to lioness.|
|William Adamson||William Adamson PC (2 April 1863 ? 23 February 1936) was a Scottish trade unionist and Labour politician.|
|James C. Adamson||James Craig Adamson (Born March 3, 1946 in Warsaw, New York) is a former NASA astronaut and retired colonel of the United States Army.|
|George Adamson||George Adamson (3 February 1906 ? 20 August 1989), also known as the "Baba ya Simba" ("Father of Lions" in Swahili), was a wildlife conservationist and author.|
|Barry Adamson||Barry Adamson (born in Moss Side, Manchester, 11 June 1958) is a British rock musician who has worked with rock bands such as Magazine, Visage, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, and the electronic musicians Pan sonic.|
|Al Adamson||Al Adamson (July 25, 1929 ? June 21, 1995) was a prolific director of B-grade horror films throughout the 1960s and 1970s.|
|Daniel Adamson||Daniel Adamson (30 April 1820 ? 13 January 1890) was a notable English engineer who became a successful manufacturer of boilers and was the driving force behind the inception of the Manchester Ship Canal project during the 1880s.|
|Robert Adamson||Robert Adamson, (April 26, 1821 ? January 14, 1848) was a Scottish pioneer photographer.|
|Anthony Adamson||Anthony (Tony) Patrick Cawthra Adamson, OC (October 7, 1906 ? May 3, 2002) was a Canadian architect, author, teacher, and municipal politician.|
|Patrick Adamson||Patrick Adamson (1537 - 1592), Scottish divine, archbishop of St Andrews, was born at Perth, Scotland.|
|Jimmy Adamson||James "Jimmy" Adamson (born 4 April 1929) is an English former professional footballer and football manager.|
|Lawrence Adamson||Lawrence Arthur Adamson, CMG, (20 April 1860 ? 14 December 1932) was a schoolmaster of Wesley College, Melbourne, Australia.|
|Chris Adamson||Christopher "Chris" Adamson (born 4 November 1978 in Ashington) is an English football goalkeeper who is a player and coach for Hereford United.|
|Matt Adamson||Matt Adamson (born 14 August 1972 in Taree, New South Wales) is an Australian former professional rugby league footballer of the 1990s and 2000s.|
|Julia Adamson||Julia Adamson (also known as Julia Nagle) (born September 30, 1960 in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada) is a composer/musician and current label manager of.|
|Robert Adamson||Robert Adamson (born 17 May 1943 in Sydney) is an Australian poet and publisher.|
|Frederick Adamson||Frederick M.|
|Alan Joseph Adamson||Alan Joseph Adamson (August 1, 1857 ? April 4, 1928) was a Canadian politician.|
|Henry Adamson||Henry Adamson (1581 - 1639) was a Scottish poet and historian.|
|Agar Rodney Adamson||Agar Rodney Adamson (November 8, 1901 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada ? April 8, 1954) was a Canadian mining engineer and a politician.|
|Amandus Adamson||Amandus Heinrich Adamson (12 November 1855, Uuga-R?tsepa, near Paldiski ? 26 June, 1929, Paldiski) was an Estonian sculptor.|
|George Worsley Adamson||George Worsley Adamson (7 February 1913, The Bronx, New York?5 March 2005, Exeter, Devon) was a book illustrator, author and cartoonist who from 1931 held American and British dual citizenship.|
|Harry Adamson||Harry Adamson (born c.|
|Donald Adamson||Donald Adamson (born 30 March 1939 in Culcheth, Cheshire) is a historian, biographer, literary critic, and translator of French literature.|
|Peter Adamson||Peter Adamson (1961-present) was born in Darwin, in The Northern Territory, the son of working-class, politically conservative middle class parents.|
|Robert Adamson||Robert G.|
|Campbell Adamson||Sir (William Owen) Campbell Adamson (26 June 1922 ? 21 August 2000) was a British industrialist who was best known for his work as Director-General of the Confederation of British Industry from 1969 to 1976.|
|Keith Adamson||Keith Brian Adamson (born 3 July 1945 in Houghton-le-Spring, England) is an English former footballer.|
|Gil Adamson||Gil Adamson (born Gillian Adamson, 1961) is a Canadian writer.|
|Samuel Adamson||Samuel Adamson (born 27 November 1969) is an Australian playwright and screenwriter who has lived and worked in the UK since 1991.|
|Charlie Adamson||Charles "Charlie" Young Adamson (18 April 1875 ? 17 September 1918) was an English international rugby union utility back who played club rugby for Durham.|