1810: In the 1810 census of Somerset Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania, the Adam Black household has one male and one female in the 26 to 44 age group and one female in the under ten age group.
1814: The 1983 booklet "Gunsmiths and Gunmakers of Bedford and Somerset Counties Pennsylvania 1770-1900" identifies Adam Black as a blacksmith and a gunsmith in the borough of Somerset, Pennsylvania in 1814. The authors of the 1983 booklet did not include Adam Black in their 1991 book "Gunsmiths of Bedford, Somerset, and Fulton Counties".
1814: The 1884 book "History of Bedford, Somerset and Fulton Counties, Pennsylvania" indicates that Adam Black is included in the 1814 list of resident taxpayers as a blacksmith, as shown below:
1820: I did not find Adam Black in the 1820 census records of the Borough of Somerset, or Somerset Township.
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