Private Adam James Parramore was born ca. 1825 at Wetumpka, Gadsden County, Florida. He married Ann Elizabeth (née McJunkin) on February 12th, 1850 at Gadsden County, Florida.
In 1860 he, along with Ann and 5 children (all boys; the oldest 9 and the youngest 2), were living near Quincy, Gadsden County, Florida. The census lists his occupation as overseeing; he reported a personal worth of $100.
He enlisted in Captain Davidson’s Company on March 12th, 1862 at Quincy, Gadsden County, Florida. He was detailed to service as a nurse to remain in Florida with the company’s sick when the company left the state.
He returned to the company in June, but died of unspecified cause on August 13th, 1862 while the regiment was encamped at Knoxville, Tennessee. His place of interment is unknown.